Dances with Wolves: The Illustrated Story of the Epic Film

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HarperCollins, Jun 22, 1999 - Performing Arts - 160 pages
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With more than 300,000 copies sold--this is the only official companion book about the making of the seven-time Oscar®-winning movie. It contains the screenplay; editorial, photo, and art features on the history of the Plains Indians, the frontier, and the Civil War; personal essays by Costner, Blake and Wilson, behind-the-scene production stories, and much more. 170 illustrations, 80 in color.

The Newmarket Pictorial Moviebooks, official companions to films, large format (8 3/8 x 10 7/8), heavily illustrated throughout, with color photographs, details on the making of the film, background on the filmmakers and cast.

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Review: Dances with Wolves (Dances With Wolves #1)

User Review  - Deborah Pickstone - Goodreads

How did I not read this sooner? What was I thinking? This is a charming story crafted in simple but poetic language. Clearly it meant a lot to the writer. I am putting it on my Top 50 novels list ... Read full review

Review: Dances with Wolves (Dances With Wolves #1)

User Review  - Emily - Goodreads

The problem with me reading this book is that I already know the story so well. Judge if you want, but Dances With Wolves is one of my favorite movies of all time. The book was written pretty much as ... Read full review



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About the author (1999)

Kevin Costner has been a lifelong fisherman and outdoorsman. When not acting, writing, or directing, he can be found exploring nature and sharing the experience with his family.

His previous books include Dances With Wolves, Airman Mortensen, and Marching to Valhalla. He received an Academy Award for his screen adaptation of Dances With Wolves. He lives with his wife and children on a ranch in Southern Arizona.

Wilson is a leading figure in wildlife conservation in Ireland. He has been an enthusiastic birdwatcher for over 20 years and travels throughout the country promoting and encouraging awareness of Ireland's birdlife.

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