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Published by Scarecrow Press in Metuchen, N.J .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Greece.

Subjects:

  • Motion pictures -- Greece

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Edition Notes

Statementby Mel Schuster.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN1993.5.G75 S38 1979
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 360 p. :
Number of Pages360
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4732309M
ISBN 100810811960
LC Control Number78020969

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