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The Cambridge guide to American theatre

The Cambridge guide to American theatre

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Theater -- United States -- History,
  • Theater -- United States -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAmerican theatre
    Statementedited by Don B. Wilmeth.
    GenreDictionaries.
    ContributionsWilmeth, Don B.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN2221 .C36 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 757 p. :
    Number of Pages757
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15989147M
    ISBN 100521835380, 0521543126
    ISBN 109780521835381, 9780521543125
    OCLC/WorldCa84996586

    The Cambridge history of American theatre. / Wilmeth, Don B; Bigsby, C. W. E; Davis, Peter A. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, Research output: Book Cited by:


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