Icons of Grief

Icons of Grief
Author : Alexander Nemerov
Publisher : Univ of California Press
Total Pages : 213
Release : 2005-07-18
ISBN 10 : 9780520241008
ISBN 13 : 0520241002
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Icons of Grief Book Description:

Alexander Numerov's study looks at the melancholic horror films Val Lewton made between 1942 and 1946 and finds them to be powerful commentaries on the American home front during World War II.


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