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The Birth of a Nation : how a legendary filmmaker and a crusading editor reignited America's Civil War / Dick Lehr.

Author/creator Lehr, Dick
Format Book and Print
EditionFirst edition.
Publication Info New York : PublicAffairs, a member of the Perseus Books Group, [2014]
Descriptionxvi, 343 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Subject(s)
Contents Prologue: Jan 2, 1915 -- Part I. Fathers and sons -- The legacy -- Fathers and sons: the Trotters -- Fathers and sons: the Griffiths -- The awakening: 1896-1903 -- Character work: 1896-1907 -- Part II. Finding their voices -- Trotterism: 1903-1908 -- The apprenticeship: 1908-1913 -- Fame rising, falling, circa 1913 -- Part II. A Birth of a Nation -- 1914 -- The Wilson White House -- Trotter rides the rails -- Part IV. 1915 -- Curley's our man, or not? -- Bringing down the house -- "We'll hang Tom Dixon" -- Part V. Victory & defeat -- Victory at hand -- The curtain falls -- Epilogue.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2014029679
ISBN9781586489878 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN1586489879 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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