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Movie blockbusters

Stewart, Mark

Movie blockbusters

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Published by Gareth Stevens Pub. in Pleasantville, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Blockbusters (Motion pictures) -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Mark Stewart.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    SeriesUltimate 10: entertainment
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.B598 S74 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23186563M
    ISBN 100836891635, 1433922118
    ISBN 109780836891638, 9781433922114
    LC Control Number2009010533


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