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Star wars and history

Nancy Ruth Reagin

Star wars and history

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Published by John Wiley and Sons in Hoboken, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Star Wars films,
  • Motion pictures and history,
  • HISTORY / General,
  • History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementedited by Nancy R . Reagin and Janice Leidl
    ContributionsLiedl, Janice
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.S695 S74 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25404603M
    ISBN 109780470602003
    LC Control Number2012028584


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