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The Resource The searchers : the making of an American legend, Glenn Frankel

The searchers : the making of an American legend, Glenn Frankel

Label
The searchers : the making of an American legend
Title
The searchers
Title remainder
the making of an American legend
Statement of responsibility
Glenn Frankel
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores 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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Frankel, Glenn
Dewey number
791.43/72
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1997.S3197
LC item number
F83 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Historical films
  • Motion pictures and history
  • Comanche Indians
  • Massacres
  • Indian captivities
Label
The searchers : the making of an American legend, Glenn Frankel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: Pappy (Hollywood, 1954) -- Cynthia Ann. The girl (Parker's Fort, 1836) -- The captives (Comancheria, 1836) -- The uncle (Texas, 1837-1852) -- The rescue (Pease River, 1860) -- The prisoner (Texas, 1861-1871) -- Quanah. The warrior (Comancheria, 1865-1871) -- The surrender (Comancheria, 1874-1875) -- The go-between (Fort Sill, 1875-1886) -- The chief (Fort Sill, Oklahoma, 1887-1892) -- Mother and son (Cache, Oklahoma, 1892-1911) -- The legend (Oklahoma and Texas, 1911-1952) -- Alan Lemay. The author (Hollywood, 1952) -- The novel (Pacific Palisades, California, 1953) -- Pappy and the Duke. The director (Hollywood, 1954) -- The actor (Hollywood, 1954) -- The production (Hollywood, 1955) -- The Valley, Part One (Monument Valley, June, 1955) -- The Valley, Part Two (Monument Valley, June-July, 1955) -- The studio (Hollywood, July-August, 1955) -- The movie (Hollywood, 1956) -- The legacy (Hollywood, 1956-2010) -- Epilogue: Quanah (Texas, June, 2011)
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
x, 405 p.
Isbn
9781608191055
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012029453
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • sky249220765
  • (OCoLC)795174992
  • 834718
Label
The searchers : the making of an American legend, Glenn Frankel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: Pappy (Hollywood, 1954) -- Cynthia Ann. The girl (Parker's Fort, 1836) -- The captives (Comancheria, 1836) -- The uncle (Texas, 1837-1852) -- The rescue (Pease River, 1860) -- The prisoner (Texas, 1861-1871) -- Quanah. The warrior (Comancheria, 1865-1871) -- The surrender (Comancheria, 1874-1875) -- The go-between (Fort Sill, 1875-1886) -- The chief (Fort Sill, Oklahoma, 1887-1892) -- Mother and son (Cache, Oklahoma, 1892-1911) -- The legend (Oklahoma and Texas, 1911-1952) -- Alan Lemay. The author (Hollywood, 1952) -- The novel (Pacific Palisades, California, 1953) -- Pappy and the Duke. The director (Hollywood, 1954) -- The actor (Hollywood, 1954) -- The production (Hollywood, 1955) -- The Valley, Part One (Monument Valley, June, 1955) -- The Valley, Part Two (Monument Valley, June-July, 1955) -- The studio (Hollywood, July-August, 1955) -- The movie (Hollywood, 1956) -- The legacy (Hollywood, 1956-2010) -- Epilogue: Quanah (Texas, June, 2011)
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
x, 405 p.
Isbn
9781608191055
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012029453
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • sky249220765
  • (OCoLC)795174992
  • 834718

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