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The Resource Presidents in the movies : American history and politics on screen, edited by Iwan W. Morgan

Presidents in the movies : American history and politics on screen, edited by Iwan W. Morgan

Label
Presidents in the movies : American history and politics on screen
Title
Presidents in the movies
Title remainder
American history and politics on screen
Statement of responsibility
edited by Iwan W. Morgan
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Morgan, Iwan W
Series statement
The evolving American presidency
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Presidents in motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • Historical films
  • Motion pictures and history
Label
Presidents in the movies : American history and politics on screen, edited by Iwan W. Morgan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / Iwan Morgan -- Transition: the making of screen presidents / Ian Scott -- D. W. Griffith's Abraham Lincoln / Melvyn Stokes -- The "picture man": the cinematic strife of Theodore Roosevelt / Brian Neve -- Darryl F. Zanuck's Wilson / Mark Wheeler -- The "confidence" president: Franklin D. Roosevelt in film / Harry Keyishian -- The cinematic Kennedy: Thirteen days and the burnishing of an image / Mark White -- The president impeached: Tennessee Johnson and Nixon / Iwan Morgan -- Oliver Stone's improbable W. / Kingsley Marshall
Control code
ocn672300106
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 198 p.
Isbn
9780230113282
Lccn
2010044900
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Presidents in the movies : American history and politics on screen, edited by Iwan W. Morgan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / Iwan Morgan -- Transition: the making of screen presidents / Ian Scott -- D. W. Griffith's Abraham Lincoln / Melvyn Stokes -- The "picture man": the cinematic strife of Theodore Roosevelt / Brian Neve -- Darryl F. Zanuck's Wilson / Mark Wheeler -- The "confidence" president: Franklin D. Roosevelt in film / Harry Keyishian -- The cinematic Kennedy: Thirteen days and the burnishing of an image / Mark White -- The president impeached: Tennessee Johnson and Nixon / Iwan Morgan -- Oliver Stone's improbable W. / Kingsley Marshall
Control code
ocn672300106
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 198 p.
Isbn
9780230113282
Lccn
2010044900
Other physical details
ill.

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