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Embattled shadows : a history of Canadian cinema, 1895-1939

Author: Peter Morris
Publisher: Montreal ; Buffalo : McGill-Queen's University Press, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A history of Canadian film-making in the years before the establishment of the National Film Board of Canada in 1939. It begins with an account of the travelling showmen who brought the movies to  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Morris
ISBN: 0773503234 9780773503236
OCLC Number: 26242977
Notes: Reprinted with new preface.
Description: 350 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Peter Morris.

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