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Television myth and the American mind

by Hal Himmelstein

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Television programs -- United States,
    • Television advertising -- United States,
    • Television broadcasting -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      StatementHal Himmelstein.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN1992.3.U5 H55 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 336 p. :
      Number of Pages336
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2849396M
      ISBN 100275917886
      LC Control Number84011621

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