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The age of television

Martin Esslin

The age of television

by Martin Esslin

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Freeman in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Television broadcasting -- Social aspects -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p127-129. - Includes index.

    StatementMartin Esslin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1992.6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination138p. :
    Number of Pages138
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22282506M
    ISBN 100716713373, 0716713381

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