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Reel knockouts

violent women in the movies
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University of Texas Press , Austin, TX
Women in motion pictures, Violence in motion pic
Statementedited by Martha McCaughey and Neal King.
ContributionsMcCaughey, Martha, 1966-, King, Neal, 1963-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.W6 R454 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 279 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6788859M
ISBN 100292752504, 0292752512
LC Control Number00047977

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