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Encyclopedia of contemporary French culture

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Popular culture -- France -- Encyclopedias,
  • France -- Civilization -- 1945- -- Encyclopedias

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesContemporary French culture
    Statementedited by Alex Hughes and Keith Reader.
    GenreEncyclopedias.
    SeriesRoutledge world reference series
    ContributionsHughes, Alex, 1960-, Reader, Keith.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 618 p. ;
    Number of Pages618
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15561508M
    ISBN 100415131863, 0415263549
    OCLC/WorldCa48969431

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Includes bibliographical references and index. France—Civilization—–—Encyclopedias. France—Popular culture File Size: 2MB. Get this from a library. Encyclopedia of contemporary French culture. [Alex Hughes; Keith Reader;] -- The international team of contributors and consultants have provided over entries offering wide-ranging coverage and crossing the traditional boundaries between disciplines in the humanities and.

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