The Western Reader

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Jim Kitses, Gregg Rickman
Limelight Editions, 1998 - Performing Arts - 407 pages
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This lavishly-illustrated collection of writings on western movies covers close to a century of American cinematic achievement and includes almost a half-century of essays, commentary, and interviews. The history, mythology, and landscape of the western are skillfully explored.

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CONTENTS
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THE WESTERN GENRE
33
THE EVOLUTION OF THE WESTERN
49
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About the author (1998)

Jim Kitses is Professor of Cinema, San Francisco State University. He is author of "Gun Crazy "(BFI, 1994) and coeditor of "The Western Reader "(1998).

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