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Broadway : an encyclopedia of theater and American culture

Author: Thomas Allen Greenfield
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif : Greenwood, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In two volumes spanning the era from the mid-19th century to the present, this encyclopedia offers nearly 200 entries on a variety of topics, including spotlights on 30 landmark productions. Also 30 extended thematic essays gauging the impact of theater on American life. There are also 110 profile entries on key persons and institutions whose unique careers and contributions impacted Broadway.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
History
Biography Encyclopedias
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Allen Greenfield
ISBN: 9780313342646 0313342644 9780313342653 0313342652 9780313342660 0313342660 9780313342677 0313342679 9780313342684 0313342687 9780313342691 0313342695
OCLC Number: 731389036
Description: 2 v. (xlii, 779 p.) : ill
Responsibility: Thomas A. Greenfield, editor.

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This is the most comprehensive and insightful reference available on Broadway theater as an American cultural phenomenon and an illuminator of American life.  Read more...

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