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20th century quotations

20th century quotations

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Published by Sphere Books in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous ed. 1984 entitled: Handbook of 20th century quotations.

Statementedited by Frank S. Pepper.
ContributionsPepper, Frank S.
The Physical Object
Pagination408p. ;
Number of Pages408
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21248026M
ISBN 100722167652
OCLC/WorldCa17638440

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Comedy-drama written and directed by Mike Mills, in which the story is set in in Santa Barbara at a particular moment in the 20th century, We follow Dorothea Fields (Annette Bening), a determined single mother in her mids who is raising her adolescent son, Jamie (Lucas Jade Zumann) at a moment brimming with cultural change.

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