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Cowboy Classics: The Roots of the American Western in the Epic Tradition

Kirsten Day
Format
Book
Published
Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2016]
Language
English
Series
Screening Antiquity
ISBN
9781474402460, 1474402461, 9781474402477, 9781474415163
Summary
"Cowboy Classics looks at the remarkably intimate connection between Western film and Greek and Roman epic, each of which focuses on a mythic-historical period from the past where our societal notions of what constitutes heroism, masculinity and honour were first forged"--Back cover.
Description
x, 229 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 202-213), filmography (pages 214-216), and index.
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