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The Resource The Martians are coming! : the true story of Orson Welles' 1938 panic broadcast, Alan Gallop

The Martians are coming! : the true story of Orson Welles' 1938 panic broadcast, Alan Gallop

Label
The Martians are coming! : the true story of Orson Welles' 1938 panic broadcast
Title
The Martians are coming!
Title remainder
the true story of Orson Welles' 1938 panic broadcast
Statement of responsibility
Alan Gallop
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
It was Halloween 1938 when twenty-three-year-old Orson Welles fooled America into thinking it had been invaded by aliens. The Mercury Theatre on the Air production of H. G. Wells' The War of the Worlds has become one of the most talked-about broadcasts in the history of the radio. It resulted in mass panic across America
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gallop, Alan
Dewey number
791.44/72
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wells, H. G.
  • Welles, Orson
  • Science fiction radio programs
  • Radio audiences
  • Radio broadcasting
  • Mars (Planet)
Label
The Martians are coming! : the true story of Orson Welles' 1938 panic broadcast, Alan Gallop
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [158]-159)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
882494
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
159 pages
Isbn
9781445602233
Lccn
2011456530
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781445602233
  • (OCoLC)747683451
Label
The Martians are coming! : the true story of Orson Welles' 1938 panic broadcast, Alan Gallop
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [158]-159)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
882494
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
159 pages
Isbn
9781445602233
Lccn
2011456530
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781445602233
  • (OCoLC)747683451

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