Star gazing

Hollywood cinema and female spectatorship in 1940s and 1950s Britain by Jackie Stacey

Publisher: University of Birmingham in Birmingham

Written in English
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Thesis (Ph.D)-University of Birmingham, Dept of Cultural Studies.

Statementby Jackie Stacey.
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Open LibraryOL13929476M

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