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The man and his Wings : William A. Wellman and the making of the first best picture

Author: William A Wellman
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger Publishers, 2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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William Wellman was the director of the World War I epic, "Wings". This is his biography, and it describes the war hero, family man, occasional prankster, and underestimated visionary who changed  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Wellman, William A., 1937-
Man and his Wings.
Westport, Conn. : Praeger Publishers, 2006
(DLC) 2005032676
(OCoLC)62326672
Named Person: William Augustus Wellman; William A Wellman; William Augustus Wellman
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William A Wellman
ISBN: 9780313043147 0313043140
OCLC Number: 232567997
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 184 p.) : ill.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Responsibility: William Wellman, Jr. ; foreword by Robert Redford.
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