An Empire of Their Own: How the Jews Invented Hollywood
Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Award for history, this "wonderful history of the golden age of the movie moguls" (Chicago Tribune ) is a provocative, original, and richly entertaining group biography of the Jewish immigrants who were the moving forces behind the creation of America's motion picture industry.
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An empire of their own: how the Jews invented HollywoodUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Gabler has written a thoroughly researched history of the early Hollywood film industry and the men who ran it. Coming from similar humble Eastern European and Jewish backgrounds, Fox, Laemmle, Meyer ... Read full review
Review: An Empire of Their Own: How the Jews Invented HollywoodUser Review - bryan - Goodreads
If you're at all interested in the history of movies, this is highly recommended. The background bios of section one got a little too detailed for me, I found my interest waning, so I skipped to ... Read full review