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Published by McGraw-Hill in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

  • Motion picture authorship.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRay Frensham.
    SeriesTeach yourself, Teach yourself books (Lincolnwood, Ill.)
    LC ClassificationsPN1996 .F76 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3422324M
    ISBN 100071419667
    LC Control Number2005043860

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