New York, Bern, Frankfurt/M., Paris, 1988. X, 211 pp.
Contents: American history as seen through films such as Reds,Grapes of Wrath, Birth of a Nation, Casablanca,Deer Hunter, Sergeant York, Ragtime, Dr. Strangelove,Adams Rib, On the Waterfront, All the President'sMen
etc. - Rather than being a history of films per se, this book uses films to investigate events in American history
from Reconstruction to the present.