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Cinema in an age of terror

Michael F. O"Riley

Cinema in an age of terror

North Africa, victimization, and colonial history

by Michael F. O"Riley

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Motion pictures -- Political aspects,
  • Motion pictures -- France -- History -- 20th century,
  • Imperialism in motion pictures,
  • Postcolonialism in motion pictures,
  • East and West in motion pictures,
  • Africa, North -- In motion pictures,
  • Algeria -- History -- Revolution, 1954-1962 -- Motion pictures and the revolution,
  • France -- In motion pictures

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMichael F. O"Riley.
    SeriesFrance overseas
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.P6 O75 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23919453M
    ISBN 109780803228092
    LC Control Number2009045921

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