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story of a riot

Justin Wren-Lewis

story of a riot

the television coverage of civil unrest

by Justin Wren-Lewis

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Published by Society for Education Film & Television .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Photocopy of: Screen Education, 40, (1981), pp.15-33.

Other titlesScreen Education.
StatementJustin Wren-Lewis.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14798629M

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