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It happened in Hollywood

Gerald A. Schiller

It happened in Hollywood

remarkable events that shaped history

by Gerald A. Schiller

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Published by Globe Pequot Press in Guilford, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Motion picture industry -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century -- Anecdotes,
  • Motion picture actors and actresses -- California -- Los Angeles -- Biography -- Anecdotes,
  • Motion picture producers and directors -- California -- Los Angeles -- Biography -- Anecdotes,
  • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- History -- 20th century -- Anecdotes,
  • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Biography -- Anecdotes,
  • Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History -- 20th century -- Anecdotes,
  • Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Biography -- Anecdotes

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementGerald A. Schiller.
    GenreAnecdotes, Biography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1993.5.U65 S33 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23713199M
    ISBN 109780762754496
    LC Control Number2009036926
    OCLC/WorldCa317451102


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