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Product Description: A Special Relationship provides not only a historical overview of the British in Hollywood, but also a detailed study of the contributions made by American individuals and companies to British cinema from the beginning of the twentieth century onwards...read more

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9781628460872 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, June 15, 2015, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: A Special Relationship provides not only a historical overview of the British in Hollywood, but also a detailed study of the contributions made by American individuals and companies to British cinema from the beginning of the twentieth century onwards.

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Product Description: Golden Age Hollywood screenwriter Charles Brackett was an extremely observant and perceptive chronicler of the entertainment industry during its most exciting years. He is best remembered as the writing partner of director Billy Wilder, who once referred to the pair as "the happiest couple in Hollywood," collaborating on such classics as The Lost Weekend (1945) and Sunset Blvd (1950)...read more
By Anthony Slide (editor)

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9780231167086 | Columbia Univ Pr, December 16, 2014, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Golden Age Hollywood screenwriter Charles Brackett was an extremely observant and perceptive chronicler of the entertainment industry during its most exciting years.

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Product Description: With well over 6,300 articles, including over 500 new entries, this fourth edition of The Encyclopedia of British Film is a fully updated invaluable reference guide to the British film industry. It is the most authoritative volume yet, stretching from the inception of the industry to the present day, with detailed listings of the producers, directors, actors and studios behind a century or so of great British cinema...read more
By Brian McFarlane (editor) and Anthony Slide (editor)

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9780719091391 | 4th edition (Manchester Univ Pr, April 24, 2014), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: With well over 6,300 articles, including over 500 new entries, this fourth edition of The Encyclopedia of British Film is a fully updated invaluable reference guide to the British film industry.

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Product Description: "Ravished Armenia" and the Story of Aurora Mardiganian is the real-life tale of a teenage Armenian girl who was caught up in the 1915 Armenian genocide, the first genocide in modern history. Mardiganian (1901-1994) witnessed the murder of her family and the suffering of her people at the hands of the Ottoman Empire...read more
By Anthony Slide (editor)

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9780810833111 | Scarecrow Pr, December 1, 1997, cover price $47.30 | About this edition: Ravished Armenia was the personal account by Aurora Mardiganian of the brutal rape and murder of the Armenian people by the forces of the old Ottoman Empire between 1915 and 1918.

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9781617038488 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, May 5, 2014, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: "Ravished Armenia" and the Story of Aurora Mardiganian is the real-life tale of a teenage Armenian girl who was caught up in the 1915 Armenian genocide, the first genocide in modern history.

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Product Description: The Encyclopedia of Vaudeville provides a unique record of what was once America’s preeminent form of popular entertainment from the late 1800s through the early 1930s. It includes entries not only on the entertainers themselves, but also on those who worked behind the scenes, the theatres, genres, and historical terms...read more

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9781617032493 | Reprint edition (Univ Pr of Mississippi, March 12, 2012), cover price $70.00 | About this edition: The Encyclopedia of Vaudeville provides a unique record of what was once America’s preeminent form of popular entertainment from the late 1800s through the early 1930s.
9780313280276 | Greenwood Pub Group, March 1, 1994, cover price $119.95 | About this edition: Product information not available.

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Product Description: With well over 6,300 articles, including over 500 new entries, this fourth edition of The Encyclopedia of British Film is a fully updated invaluable reference guide to the British film industry. It is the most authoritative volume yet, stretching from the inception of the industry to the present day, with detailed listings of the producers, directors, actors and studios behind a century or so of great British cinema...read more
By Brian McFarlane (editor) and Anthony Slide (editor)

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9780719091384, titled "The Encyclopedia of British Film" | 4th edition (Manchester Univ Pr, August 30, 2016), cover price $110.00 | About this edition: With well over 6,300 articles, including over 500 new entries, this fourth edition of The Encyclopedia of British Film is a fully updated invaluable reference guide to the British film industry.

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9780413775269, titled "The Encyclopedia of British Film" | 2 rev upd edition (Methuen Pub Ltd, April 1, 2006), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Fully updated edition of a comprehensive history of the British film industry from its inception to the present day, with minute listings of the producers, directors, actors and studios behind a century or so of great British cinema.
9780413773012 | Methuen Pub Ltd, October 1, 2003, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: A comprehensive history of the British film industry from its inception to the present day, with minute listings of the producers, directors, actors, and studios behind a century of great British cinema.

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Product Description: Extras, bit players, and stand-ins have been a part of the film industry almost from its conception. On a personal and a professional level, their stories are told in Hollywood Unknowns, the first history devoted to extras from the silent era through the present...read more

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9781617034749 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, September 5, 2012, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Extras, bit players, and stand-ins have been a part of the film industry almost from its conception.

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Product Description: D. W. Griffith (1875–1948) is one of the most influential figures in the history of the motion picture. As director of The Birth of a Nation, he is also one of the most controversial. He raised the cinema to a new level of art, entertainment, and innovation, and at the same time he illustrated, for the first time, its potential to influence an audience and propagandize a cause...read more
By Anthony Slide (editor)

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9781617032981 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, July 2, 2012, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: D.

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Product Description: The first Latin American actor to become a superstar, Ramon Novarro was for years one of Hollywood’s top actors. Born Ramon Samaniego to a prominent Mexican family, he arrived in America in 1916, a refugee from civil wars. By the mid-1920s, he had become one of MGM’s biggest box office attractions, starring in now-classic films, including The Student Prince, Mata Hari, and the original version of Ben-Hur...read more
By Anthony Slide (foreword by)

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9781604734577 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, April 19, 2010, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: The first Latin American actor to become a superstar, Ramon Novarro was for years one of Hollywood’s top actors.

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Product Description: The fan magazine has often been viewed simply as a publicity tool, a fluffy exercise in self-promotion by the film industry. But as an arbiter of good and bad taste, as a source of knowledge, and as a gateway to the fabled land of Hollywood and its stars, the American fan magazine represents a fascinating and indispensable chapter in journalism and popular culture...read more

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9781604734133 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, February 26, 2010, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: The fan magazine has often been viewed simply as a publicity tool, a fluffy exercise in self-promotion by the film industry.

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Product Description: Thorne Smith is a unique figure in American literature, one who thrived during prohibition creating comic novels that ridiculed the morality of the times and involved extensive drinking, nudity, frivolity, and general debauchery. A Man Named Smith: The Novels and Screen Legacy of Thorne Smith is the first book-length study of Thorne Smith's work...read more

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9781593935283 | Bear Manor Media, March 30, 2010, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Thorne Smith is a unique figure in American literature, one who thrived during prohibition creating comic novels that ridiculed the morality of the times and involved extensive drinking, nudity, frivolity, and general debauchery.

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Product Description: Frank Lloyd: Master of Screen Melodrama is the first book-length study of one of the most prominent of studio directors from Hollywood's "golden age," whose career spanned the years from 1913 through 1955. Among the director's greatest works are Oliver Twist with Jackie Coogan, The Sea Hawk with Milton Sills, The Divine Lady with Corinne Grifffith, and two Academy Award winners for Best Picture, Cavalcade and Mutiny on the Bounty...read more

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9781593934729 | Bear Manor Media, October 30, 2009, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Frank Lloyd: Master of Screen Melodrama is the first book-length study of one of the most prominent of studio directors from Hollywood's "golden age," whose career spanned the years from 1913 through 1955.

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Product Description: Cultural Historian Anthony Slide, who has been described by the Los Angeles Times as a one-man publishing phenomenon, strikes again with a book guaranteed to contain something OFFENSIVE for everyone. Chapters on subjects as varied as CAMP, FASCISM in Hollywood, Hedda Hopper and the PORKY'S movies...read more

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9781593930936 | Bear Manor Media, September 30, 2007, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Cultural Historian Anthony Slide, who has been described by the Los Angeles Times as a one-man publishing phenomenon, strikes again with a book guaranteed to contain something OFFENSIVE for everyone.

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'Now Playing is a magnificently illustrated book that opens a door to another time. Dramatic artwork and detailed text tell the groundbreaking story of hand-painted movie posters commissioned by the nation's local theaters and created by local artists who were free to play by their own rules, creating unique visual advertising to seduce moviegoers'--Provided by publisher.

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9781883318536 | 1 edition (Angel City Pr, May 1, 2007), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: 'Now Playing is a magnificently illustrated book that opens a door to another time.

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Product Description: As a script supervisor, second unit director, producer, and director, Herbert Coleman's film career spanned seven decades. Active in Hollywood from 1926 through 1988, he enjoyed a lengthy and illustrious career, highlighted by an impressive string of commercial and critical successes with one of the greats of cinema, Alfred Hitchcock...read more

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9780810859128 | Scarecrow Pr, April 30, 2007, cover price $39.00 | About this edition: As a script supervisor, second unit director, producer, and director, Herbert Coleman's film career spanned seven decades.

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Product Description: In Silent Topics, film historian Anthony Slide looks at various under-discussed and generally undocumented areas of silent film. The two lengthiest essays discuss the release of British silent films in the United States and the contribution of gays and lesbians to American silent film...read more

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9780810850163 | Scarecrow Pr, December 28, 2004, cover price $61.00 | About this edition: In Silent Topics, film historian Anthony Slide looks at various under-discussed and generally undocumented areas of silent film.

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Product Description: William Beaudine began his tenure in film as an assistant to the legendary D. W. Griffith. At the height of his career, Beaudine worked for every major studio and directed many greats of the silent era including Mabel Normand, George Sidney, Laura LaPlante, and Tom Mix...read more

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9780810852181 | Scarecrow Pr, November 30, 2004, cover price $72.00 | About this edition: William Beaudine began his tenure in film as an assistant to the legendary D.

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Product Description: " Thomas Dixon has a notorious reputation as the writer of the source material for D.W. Griffith's groundbreaking and controversial 1915 feature film The Birth of a Nation . Perhaps unfairly, Dixon has been branded an arch-conservative and a racist obsessed with what he viewed as "the Negro problem...read more

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9780813123288 | Univ Pr of Kentucky, September 10, 2004, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: " Thomas Dixon has a notorious reputation as the writer of the source material for D.

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9780813171913 | Univ Pr of Kentucky, September 10, 2004, cover price $40.00

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Product Description: Searching for an introduction to the shadowy, intriguing world of early 20th century gay-themed fiction? In Lost Gay Novels, respected pop culture historian Anthony Slide resurrects fifty early 20th century American novels with gay themes or characters and discusses them in carefully researched, engaging prose...read more

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9781560234135 | Routledge, March 1, 2003, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: Searching for an introduction to the shadowy, intriguing world of early 20th century gay-themed fiction?

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Product Description: Searching for an introduction to the shadowy, intriguing world of early 20th century gay-themed fiction? In Lost Gay Novels, respected pop culture historian Anthony Slide resurrects fifty early 20th century American novels with gay themes or characters and discusses them in carefully researched, engaging prose...read more

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9781560234142 | Routledge, March 1, 2003, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Searching for an introduction to the shadowy, intriguing world of early 20th century gay-themed fiction?

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Product Description: " From his unique perspective of friendship with many of the actors and actresses about whom he writes, silent film historian Anthony Slide creates vivid portraits of the careers and often eccentric lives of 100 players from the American silent film industry...read more

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9780813122496 | Univ Pr of Kentucky, September 27, 2002, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: " From his unique perspective of friendship with many of the actors and actresses about whom he writes, silent film historian Anthony Slide creates vivid portraits of the careers and often eccentric lives of 100 players from the American silent film industry.

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Product Description: The New Historical Dictionary of the American Film Industry is a completely revised and updated edition of Anthony Slide's The American Film Industry, originally published in 1986 and recipient of the American Library Association's Outstanding Reference Book award for that year...read more

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9780810834262 | Subsequent edition (Scarecrow Pr, July 1, 1998), cover price $94.00
9781579580568, titled "New Historical Dictionary of the American Film Industry" | Fitzroy Dearborn Pub, June 1, 1998, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: The New Historical Dictionary of the American Film Industry is a completely revised and updated edition of Anthony Slide's The American Film Industry, originally published in 1986 and recipient of the American Library Association's Outstanding Reference Book award for that year.

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9780810839571 | Scarecrow Pr, April 1, 2001, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The New Historical Dictionary of the American Film Industry is a completely revised and updated edition of Anthony Slide's The American Film Industry, originally published in 1986 and recipient of the American Library Association's Outstanding Reference Book award for that year.
9781578860159 | Scarecrow Pr, April 1, 2001, cover price $44.00

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Product Description: ...for fans of silent films, this oversize paperback will be better than a Godiva assortment.— Booklist

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9780911572780 | Vestal Pr Ltd, December 1, 2000, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: .

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