By Melvyn Stokes
Chapters care for key occasions in American historical past together with the yank Revolution, the Civil warfare and its legacy, the good melancholy, and the anti-communism of the chilly battle period. significant issues akin to ethnicity, slavery, local americans and Jewish immigrants are lined and a last bankruptcy seems to be on the method the Sixties and 70s were handled by way of Hollywood. This ebook is vital interpreting for someone learning American heritage and the connection among historical past and film.
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American History through Hollywood Film: From the Revolution to the 1960s by Melvyn Stokes