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The Resource The inventor and the tycoon : a Gilded Age murder and the birth of moving pictures, Edward Ball

The inventor and the tycoon : a Gilded Age murder and the birth of moving pictures, Edward Ball

Label
The inventor and the tycoon : a Gilded Age murder and the birth of moving pictures
Title
The inventor and the tycoon
Title remainder
a Gilded Age murder and the birth of moving pictures
Statement of responsibility
Edward Ball
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the partnership between stop-motion photography inventor Eadweard Muybridge and railroad tycoon and California governor Leland Stanford, whose obsession with studying running horses helped launch the age of visual media
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ball, Edward
Dewey number
777
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Muybridge, Eadweard
  • Muybridge, Eadweard
  • Stanford, Leland
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Cinematography
  • Motion pictures
  • Cinematographers
  • Businesspeople
Label
The inventor and the tycoon : a Gilded Age murder and the birth of moving pictures, Edward Ball
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
BK0010076241
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 447 p.
Isbn
9780385525756
Lccn
2012019977
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The inventor and the tycoon : a Gilded Age murder and the birth of moving pictures, Edward Ball
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
BK0010076241
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 447 p.
Isbn
9780385525756
Lccn
2012019977
Other physical details
ill.

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