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Why acting matters

Thomson, David

Why acting matters

by Thomson, David

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Acting

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementDavid Thomson
    SeriesWhy X matters, Why X matters
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN2061 .T525 2015
    The Physical Object
    Pagination178 pages
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26882331M
    ISBN 100300195788
    ISBN 109780300195781
    LC Control Number2014029867
    OCLC/WorldCa886493461

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