Television series of the 1970s

essential facts and quirky details by Vincent Terrace

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementVincent Terrace
LC ClassificationsPN1992.8.S4 T483 2017
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 241 pages
Number of Pages241
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26928160M
ISBN 101442278285
ISBN 109781442278288
LC Control Number2016044272

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