Action and Adventure by Mark Wilshin


Action and Adventure by Mark Wilshin

From the first moving picture show of 1895 through to the Imax movies of today, this series tells the story of cinematic genres. It details the amazing progress of movie technology and shows how it has changed the world in which we live. This title: looks at the greats of the movie world and the social changes the medium has reflected; features a range of text types, including illustrated text boxes on directors, actors and authors, and some that discuss individuals films in depth; and provides cross-curricular links to a wide range of subjects, including History and English.

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32 pages


Mark Wilshin
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Publication date

22nd June 2006



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