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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User Review  - TheReadingMermaid - LibraryThing

Wow, where to begin... I guess first I will say that I was very timid to read this book because usually when a person is in love with a film as much as I am in love with this book's film and then read ... Read full review

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User Review  - sochri - LibraryThing

A great book that fills in the questions left in the movie very well. I was amazed at how close the book and the movie were. The book just had more detail and back story in it. Read full review

Contents

PROLOGUE
2
PART I
10
PART II
27
Copyright

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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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