The Speed of Sound

The Speed of Sound

Hollywood and the Talkie Revolution, 1926-1930

Book - 1997
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The story of Hollywood's transition from the silent era to that of sound. In that period, heralded by the words of Al Jolson in The Jazz Singer, fortunes were made and lost, and the American film industry came fully into its own.
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, c1997.
ISBN: 9780684811628
Branch Call Number: 791.430973 Eym
791/.43/0973/Eym 3588mb 1
Characteristics: 413 p., [16] p. of plates : ill.


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