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The six-gun mystique sequel

Author: John G Cawelti
Publisher: Bowling Green, OH : Bowling Green State University Popular Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
"The Six-Gun Mystique Sequel is a revised and considerably expanded edition of The Six-Gun Mystique, a pioneering study of the Western as a popular genre that has been widely influential since its original publication in 1970. In this expanded version, Cawelti revises his analysis of the structural characteristics of the Western novel and film, synthesizing much of the rich discussion of the Western genre that has  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cawelti, John G.
Six-gun mystique sequel.
Bowling Green, OH : Bowling Green State University Popular Press, ©1999
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John G Cawelti
ISBN: 0879727853 9780879727857 0879727861 9780879727864
OCLC Number: 40076717
Description: xi, 215 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The six-gun mystique --
The Western as popular genre --
From Medicine Bow to Dallas: the Western's historic journey --
The Post-Western --
Analyzing the Western.
Other Titles: 6-gun mystique sequel
Responsibility: John G. Cawelti.


To this structural analysis, the author adds an account of the genre's history and its relationship to the myths of the West which have played such an influential role in American history.  Read more...


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