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Modern mass media

by John Calhoun Merrill

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Published by HarperCollins College Pub. in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mass media.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJohn C. Merrill, John Lee, Edward Jay Friedlander.
    ContributionsLee, John, 1931-, Friedlander, Edward Jay.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP90 .M453 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 445 p. :
    Number of Pages445
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1421696M
    ISBN 100060444703, 0673990257
    LC Control Number93031909

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