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Author: 
Brian Winston, British Film Institute.
Reviewer: 
Kenneth S. Nolley

Nolley on Winston and British Film Institute., 'Claiming the Real: The Griersonian Documentary and Its Legitimations'

Brian Winston, British Film Institute. Claiming the Real: The Griersonian Documentary and Its Legitimations. London: British Film Institute, 1995. 301 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-85170-463-0; $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-85170-464-7.

Reviewed by Kenneth S. Nolley (Willamette College) Published on H-Film (January, 1996)

Author: 
Gene Brown
Reviewer: 
Steven Mintz

Mintz on Brown, 'Movie Time: A Chronology of Hollywood and the Movie Industry from Its Beginnings to the Present'

Gene Brown. Movie Time: A Chronology of Hollywood and the Movie Industry from Its Beginnings to the Present. New York: Macmillan Press, 1995. ix + 450 pp. $19.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-02-860429-9.

Reviewed by Steven Mintz (University of Houston) Published on H-Film (January, 1996)

Author: 
Janet Staiger
Reviewer: 
Steven Mintz

Mintz on Staiger, 'Bad Women: Regulating Sexuality in Early American Cinema'

Janet Staiger. Bad Women: Regulating Sexuality in Early American Cinema. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1995. xviii + 226 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8166-2624-3; $32.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8166-2625-0.

Reviewed by Steven Mintz (University of Houston) Published on H-Film (January, 1996)

Author: 
Leonard W. Levy
Reviewer: 
Virginia E. Hench

Hench on Levy, 'Blasphemy: Verbal Offense against the Sacred from Moses to Salman Rushdie'

Leonard W. Levy. Blasphemy: Verbal Offense against the Sacred from Moses to Salman Rushdie. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1995. xi + 688 pp. $18.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-4515-8.

Reviewed by Virginia E. Hench (William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Hawa'i at Manoa) Published on H-Law (January, 1996)

Author: 
Nicholas Orme, Margaret Webster
Reviewer: 
Jennifer Stine

Stine on Orme and Webster, 'The English Hospital, 1070-1570'

Nicholas Orme, Margaret Webster. The English Hospital, 1070-1570. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1995. xii + 308 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-06058-4.

Reviewed by Jennifer Stine (Stanford University ) Published on H-Albion (January, 1996)

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