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The Wizard of Oz

Author: Salman Rushdie
Publisher: London ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan on behalf of the British Film Institute, 2012.
Series: BFI film classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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For Rushdie, The Wizard of Oz is more than a children's film, and more than a fantasy. It's a story whose driving force is the inadequacy of adults, in which the weakness of grown ups forces children to take control of their own destinies.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Salman Rushdie
ISBN: 9781844575169 1844575160
OCLC Number: 792748061
Notes: Prev. ed.: 1992.
Description: 75 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 19 cm.
Contents: Machine generated contents note: 1. Out of Kansas --
2. At the Auction of the Ruby Slippers.
Series Title: BFI film classics.
Responsibility: Salman Rushdie.

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The Wizard of Oz shows that imagination can become reality, that there is no such place like home, or rather that the only home is the one we make for ourselves. This new edition of Rushdie's study  Read more...

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