Todd Haynes by Rob White

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Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Criticism and interpretation

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementRob White
SeriesContemporary film directors, Contemporary film directors
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN1998.3.H385 W45 2013
The Physical Object
Pagination176 p.
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27144602M
ISBN 100252037561, 0252079108
ISBN 109780252037566, 9780252079108
LC Control Number2012032489
OCLC/WorldCa807768829

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