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Author Broderick, Suzanne, 1948-

Title Real war vs. reel war : veterans, Hollywood, and WWII / Suzanne Broderick.

Publication Info. Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, 2015.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  791.43658 B784r 2015    ---  Available
1 copy being processed for Axe Acquisitions Order.
Description xii, 159 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Film and history
Film and history (Lanham, Md.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Includes filmography.
Contents Introduction -- Hollywood, history, and the historian -- Tough 'ombres and battleground -- Carriers and kamikazes: wing and a prayer -- Stormy weather: Memphis Belle and Twelve o'clock high -- Guadalcanal diary, Back to Bataan, and The sands of Iwo Jima: a veteran's review -- Stalag Luft III: tales of the great escape -- Code talkers, windtalkers and true whisperers -- The Rosies: Lucy, Goldie, Ginger, and Marge -- Conclusion.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Motion pictures and the war.
War films -- United States -- History and criticism.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American.
Motion pictures and history.
Soldiers in motion pictures.
Prisoners of war in motion pictures.
World War (1939-1945) (OCoLC)fst01180924
Motion pictures and history. (OCoLC)fst01027408
Prisoners of war in motion pictures. (OCoLC)fst01904353
Soldiers in motion pictures. (OCoLC)fst01904735
War and motion pictures. (OCoLC)fst01919878
War films. (OCoLC)fst01170482
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Chronological Term 1939 - 1945
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
Personal narratives -- American. (OCoLC)fst01424071
ISBN 9781442245556 (hardback : alk. paper)
1442245557 (hardback : alk. paper)
9781442245563 (ebook)

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