Spaghetti Westerns: Cowboys and Europeans from Karl May to Sergio Leone

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Routledge & Kegan Paul, Jan 1, 1981 - Motion pictures - 304 pages
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A classic book on the production and cultural context of European Westerns

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I still can't believe I read a textbook about spaghetti westerns. Read full review

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User Review  - David - Goodreads

Many reviews I've seen have called this book "Spaghetti Western 101". I can't disagree with that at all. This is a amazing analysis of the genre. Its central focus is the films of Sergio Leone.From ... Read full review

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About the author (1981)

Christopher Frayling is Pro-Rector and Professor of Cultural History at the Royal College of Art. He is the author of "Spaghetti Westerns" (1979), "Vampyres: Lord Byron to Count Dracula" (1991), "The Face of Tutankhamun "(1992) and "Clint Eastwood "(1993).

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