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Celebrity and fame

Judith Anderson

Celebrity and fame

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Published by Smart Apple Media in Mankato, MN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Celebrities in mass media -- Juvenile literature,
  • Mass media and culture -- Juvenile literature,
  • Journalistic ethics -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Judith Anderson.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    SeriesMedia power
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP96.C35 A54 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23994370M
    ISBN 109781599203980
    LC Control Number2009051451
    OCLC/WorldCa495545347


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