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Early-twentieth-century frontier dramas on Broadway

Richard Wattenberg

Early-twentieth-century frontier dramas on Broadway

situating the western experience in performing arts

by Richard Wattenberg

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • In literature,
  • Theater,
  • Myth in literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • American drama,
  • Frontier and pioneer life in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-258) and index.

    StatementRichard Wattenberg
    SeriesPalgrave studies in theater and performance history
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN2277.N5 W38 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination267 p. :
    Number of Pages267
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24914463M
    ISBN 109780230111448
    LC Control Number2010040327

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