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Technologies of seeing

photography, cinematography and television

by Brian Winston

  • 32 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by British Film Institute in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mass media -- Technological innovations -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p.119-137) and index.

    StatementBrian Winston.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP96.T42 W53 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 143 p. ;
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL724615M
    ISBN 100851706010, 0851706029
    LC Control Number97112496
    OCLC/WorldCa36496005

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