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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
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the true-story-become-legend underpinning John Ford's film, and the making of the film itself
Summary
Traces the making of the influential 1950s film inspired by the story of Cynthia Ann Parker, sharing details of Parker's 1836 abduction by the Comanche and her return to white culture twenty-four years later
Tone
Writing style
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 2013.
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10154115
Cataloging source
DLC
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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
  • discographies
  • filmographies
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True
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  • Historical films
  • Motion pictures and history
  • Comanche Indians
  • Massacres
  • Indian captivities
Target audience
adult
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the making of an American legend
Label
The searchers : the making of an American legend, Glenn Frankel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 371-383), filmography (p. 383-384), discography (p. 384) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
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) -- Quanah (Texas, June, 2011)
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition
Extent
x, 405 pages
Isbn
9781608191055
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012029453
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)795174992
  • (OCoLC)ocn795174992
  • 286387
Label
The searchers : the making of an American legend, Glenn Frankel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 371-383), filmography (p. 383-384), discography (p. 384) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
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) -- Quanah (Texas, June, 2011)
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition
Extent
x, 405 pages
Isbn
9781608191055
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012029453
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)795174992
  • (OCoLC)ocn795174992
  • 286387

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