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History by Hollywood, Second Edition by Robert Brent Toplin

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A timely attempt to open new dialogues about the ways historians present their work and reach wider audiences. --The Historian A 'must read
for those who study, research, and write about the history of the motion picture

. --Journal of Popular Film and Television This smart, instructive book benefits from very real strengths--thorough research augmented by new interviews with filmmakers, precise writing accompanied by an appreciation for complexity--but perhaps most refreshing is its sense of fairness. --Publishers Weekly


About the Author

Robert Brent Toplin, a professor of history at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, is the author of many books and articles on film and history and on United States and Latin American history. He has been principal creator of a number of PBS and Disney Channel films and is the film and media editor for Perspectives in History.

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Book Info

Publication date

5th February 2010

Author

Robert Brent Toplin

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Publisher

University of Illinois Press

Format

Paperback
280 pages

Categories

Films, cinema
History of the Americas

ISBN

9780252076893

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