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The searchers : the making of an American legend / Glenn Frankel.

Frankel, Glenn. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781608191055 : HRD
  • ISBN: 1608191052 : HRD
  • Physical Description: x, 405 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury USA, 2013.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 371-383), filmography (p. 383-384), and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction: Pappy (Hollywood, 1954) -- Cynthia Ann. The girl (Parker's Fort, 1836) -- The captives (Comancheria, 1836) -- The uncle (Texas, 1837-1852) -- The rescue (Pease River, 1860) -- The prisoner (Texas, 1861-1871) -- Quanah. The warrior (Comancheria, 1865-1871) -- The surrender (Comancheria, 1874-1875) -- The go-between (Fort Sill, 1875-1886) -- The chief (Fort Sill, Oklahoma, 1887-1892) -- Mother and son (Cache, Oklahoma, 1892-1911) -- The legend (Oklahoma and Texas, 1911-1952) -- Alan Lemay. The author (Hollywood, 1952) -- The novel (Pacific Palisades, California, 1953) -- Pappy and the Duke. The director (Hollywood, 1954) -- The actor (Hollywood, 1954) -- The production (Hollywood, 1955) -- The Valley, Part One (Monument Valley, June, 1955) --The Valley, Part Two (Monument Valley, June-July, 1955) -- The studio (Hollywood, July-August, 1955) -- The movie (Hollywood, 1956) -- The legacy (Hollywood, 1956-2010) -- Epilogue: Quanah (Texas, June, 2011).
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note: Adult NF Jul2013
Summary, etc.: Traces the making of the influential 1950s film inspired by the story of Cynthia Ann Parker, sharing details of Parker's 1836 abduction by the Comanche and her return to white culture twenty-four years later.
Subject: Searchers (Motion picture)
Historical films > United States > History and criticism.
Motion pictures and history.
Comanche Indians > Texas > History > 19th century.
Massacres > Texas > History > 19th century.
Indian captivities > Texas.

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