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Author Aquila, Richard, 1946-
Title The sagebrush trail : western movies and twentieth-century America / Richard Aquila.
Publication Info Tucson : The University of Arizona Press, 2015.



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Contents Prologue. The sagebrush trail -- Part I. The rise of western movies, 1900-1914. The great train robbery : or how early western movies stole America's heart ; Blazing the trail : new directors and the rise of feature westerns ; The big trail : tracking feature westerns through depression and war ; Tumbling tumbleweeds : guns, guitars, and b-western cowboys -- Part II. Transitional westerns on new frontiers, 1945-1963. The searchers : cowboys and containment on the cold war frontier ; Shane : western heroes and the culture of the cold war -- Part III. "New western" horizons, 1964-1999. A fistful of dollars : spaghetti westerns and changing times ; The wild bunch : American westerns on a revisionist trail ; True grit : traditional westerns ride again! ; Silverado : the mythic west at century's end -- Epilogue. Django unchained.
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ISBN 9780816531783 electronic bk.
0816531781 electronic bk.
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Author Aquila, Richard, 1946-
Series The modern American West
Modern American West.
UPCC book collections on Project MUSE.
Subject Western films -- United States -- History and criticism.
Alt author Project Muse.
Descript 1 online resource (pages cm)
Content text
Media unmediated
Carrier volume
Contents Prologue. The sagebrush trail -- Part I. The rise of western movies, 1900-1914. The great train robbery : or how early western movies stole America's heart ; Blazing the trail : new directors and the rise of feature westerns ; The big trail : tracking feature westerns through depression and war ; Tumbling tumbleweeds : guns, guitars, and b-western cowboys -- Part II. Transitional westerns on new frontiers, 1945-1963. The searchers : cowboys and containment on the cold war frontier ; Shane : western heroes and the culture of the cold war -- Part III. "New western" horizons, 1964-1999. A fistful of dollars : spaghetti westerns and changing times ; The wild bunch : American westerns on a revisionist trail ; True grit : traditional westerns ride again! ; Silverado : the mythic west at century's end -- Epilogue. Django unchained.
Note Unlimited number of concurrent users. UkHlHU
ISBN 9780816531783 electronic bk.
0816531781 electronic bk.
Author Aquila, Richard, 1946-
Series The modern American West
Modern American West.
UPCC book collections on Project MUSE.
Subject Western films -- United States -- History and criticism.
Alt author Project Muse.

Subject Western films -- United States -- History and criticism.
Descript 1 online resource (pages cm)
Content text
Media unmediated
Carrier volume
Contents Prologue. The sagebrush trail -- Part I. The rise of western movies, 1900-1914. The great train robbery : or how early western movies stole America's heart ; Blazing the trail : new directors and the rise of feature westerns ; The big trail : tracking feature westerns through depression and war ; Tumbling tumbleweeds : guns, guitars, and b-western cowboys -- Part II. Transitional westerns on new frontiers, 1945-1963. The searchers : cowboys and containment on the cold war frontier ; Shane : western heroes and the culture of the cold war -- Part III. "New western" horizons, 1964-1999. A fistful of dollars : spaghetti westerns and changing times ; The wild bunch : American westerns on a revisionist trail ; True grit : traditional westerns ride again! ; Silverado : the mythic west at century's end -- Epilogue. Django unchained.
Note Unlimited number of concurrent users. UkHlHU
Alt author Project Muse.
ISBN 9780816531783 electronic bk.
0816531781 electronic bk.

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