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The Vatican to Vegas

The History of Special Effects

by Norman M. Klein

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  • 1 Currently reading

Published by New Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conjuring & magic,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Films, cinema,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • Theatre, drama,
  • Modern period, c 1500 onwards,
  • History - General,
  • Performing Arts (Specific Aspects),
  • Art,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Special effects,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Film & Video - Cinematography,
  • Film & Video - Direction & Production,
  • General,
  • Cinematography,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages506
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8666791M
    ISBN 101565848039
    ISBN 109781565848030

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Inin response to increased public interest in the Secret Archives and myths perpetuated by Dan Brown’s bestselling book Angels and Demons, the Vatican allowed journalists to .Norman M. Klein is an American urban and media historian, as well as an author of fictional works. Inthe Los Angeles Times put Klein's book The History of Forgetting: Los Angeles and the Erasure of Memory on its "Best L.A.

Books" list. SinceKlein has been a professor in the School of Critical Studies at the California Institute of the Arts, where he is on the faculty of both.