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The searchers: the making of an American legend
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New York : Bloomsbury USA, 2013.
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x, 405 pages : ill. ; 25 cm
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Glenn Frankel, beginning in Hollywood and then returning to the origins of the Cynthia Ann Parker Indian captivity story, creates a rich and nuanced anatomy of a timeless film and a quintessentially American myth that bares the ambiguities surrounding race, sexuality, and violence in the settling of the West and the making of America.

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1st U.S. ed.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description
Glenn Frankel, beginning in Hollywood and then returning to the origins of the Cynthia Ann Parker Indian captivity story, creates a rich and nuanced anatomy of a timeless film and a quintessentially American myth that bares the ambiguities surrounding race, sexuality, and violence in the settling of the West and the making of America.
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Frankel, G. (2013). The searchers: the making of an American legend. 1st U.S. ed. New York: Bloomsbury USA.

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Frankel, Glenn. 2013. The Searchers: The Making of an American Legend. New York: Bloomsbury USA.

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Frankel, Glenn, The Searchers: The Making of an American Legend. New York: Bloomsbury USA, 2013.

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Frankel, Glenn. The Searchers: The Making of an American Legend. 1st U.S. ed. New York: Bloomsbury USA, 2013. Print.

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