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Britain can take it : the British cinema in the Second World War

Author: Anthony Aldgate; Jeffrey Richards
Publisher: Oxford [Oxfordshire] ; New York : B. Blackwell, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An examination of Britain's reaction to the Second World War through thirteen key films produced between 1939-45. This new edition has an additional two chapters, a revised introduction and a new  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Aldgate; Jeffrey Richards
ISBN: 0631135499 9780631135494
OCLC Number: 12263174
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 312 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: The British cinema during the Second World War --
Why we fight: 49th parallel --
The Englishman's Englishman: Pimpernel Smith --
raise a laugh: Let George do it --
'Careless talk costs lives': The next of kin --
'If the invader comes': Went the day well? --
Mobilizing the past: The young Mr. Pitt --
Signs of the times: Thunder rock --
Naval cavalcade: In which we serve --
England, their England: Fires were started --
The war the documentarists won: Western approaches --
Our American cousins: The way to the stars.
Responsibility: Anthony Aldgate, Jeffrey Richards.

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