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Women scientists in fifties science fiction films

by Bonnie Noonan

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Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science fiction films -- History and criticism.,
  • Women scientists in motion pictures.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBonnie Noonan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.S26 N66 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 225 p. :
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3398175M
    ISBN 100786421304
    LC Control Number2005011461

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