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Synopsis: The former "Sneak Previews" co-host profiles the early Hollywood studio moguls, examining how the movies of Fox, Mayer, and the Warners, among others, came to shape American values, myths, and traditions
Review: That subtitle may inspire in some readers waves of ethnic pride, and in others waves of ethnic revulsion, but the point of this book is that its claim of origin is quite literally true. And what makes it an interesting read for political types is the way it demonstrates that no matter how much the founding Hollywood moguls and their successors tried to peddle an idealized, escapist form of entertainment, bubbling up under and around their every project was ideology, racism, ethnic prejudice, class friction, domestic and international politics and all the other raw, seething stuff that distinguishes this country from all others. In Gabler's hands, the Industry draws a picture of American political history in spite of itself.
Title: An Empire of Their Own: How the Jews ...
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Book Description Crown Publishing Group. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. Dust Cover Missing. Bookseller Inventory # G051756808XI5N01
Book Description Crown, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG051756808X
Book Description Crown. Book Condition: Good. Signed Copy First edition copy. . Good dust jacket. Signed/Inscribed by author on front endpage. Bookseller Inventory # X03F-00837
Book Description Crown, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Very Good. Book is in very good condition with minor wear to cover, tight binding. Text is clean of any markings, writing, or highlighting. Dust jacket is in very good condition with no tears or chipping. Bookseller Inventory # 1710120011
Book Description Crown Publishers, Inc., 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Inscribed by Neal Gabler on the first free end page. Text is bright and clean, though the page edges are lightly age toned. Dust jacket shows some edge wear along the top edge. 502p. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 047993
Book Description USA 1988, 1988. HN 24x16. Book Condition: E-1. Die umfassende Fachveröffentlichung beschreibt die tragende Rolle jüdischen Unternehmertums bei der Entwicklung Hollywoods. Index. Einige Bildtafeln. Zustand: sehr gutes Archivexemplar mit Schutzumschlag, dieser mit Rückenaufkleber, innen dezente Bleistiftnotiz, ansonsten tadelloses Exemplar. 502s. 936g. Bookseller Inventory # 2532
Book Description Crown Publishers, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Bookseller Inventory # 00203965
Book Description U.S.A.: Crown Publications, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition... Minor mark on page edges. DJ unclipped. Overall, a very bright, tight, clean copy. Language: eng Language: eng Language: eng. Bookseller Inventory # 1531
Book Description Crown, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. Near fine book and jacket. Inscribed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 078202
Book Description Crown, NY, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Small remainder dot bottom edge, near fine; very good dust jacket. 8 vo. (vi) 502 pp. References, select bibliography, acknowledgments, index, b/w photo plates, orange cloth/blue boards. Second printing. Serving the antiquarian and used book world since 1980. Bookseller Inventory # 001088