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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
The story of Eadweard Muybridge, inventor of stop-motion photography and moving pictures--who was also a murderer--and his relationship with Leland Stanford, the wealthy railroad baron and founder of Stanford University
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10075582
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ball, Edward
Dewey number
777
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TR849.M84
LC item number
B35 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Muybridge, Eadweard
  • Muybridge, Eadweard
  • Stanford, Leland
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Cinematography
  • Motion pictures
  • Cinematographers
  • Businesspeople
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a Gilded Age murder and the birth of moving pictures
Label
The inventor and the tycoon : a Gilded Age murder and the birth of moving pictures, Edward Ball
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [415]-426) and index
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
910945
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 447 pages
Isbn
9780385525756
Lccn
2012019977
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780385525756
Label
The inventor and the tycoon : a Gilded Age murder and the birth of moving pictures, Edward Ball
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [415]-426) and index
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
910945
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 447 pages
Isbn
9780385525756
Lccn
2012019977
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780385525756

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