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Norman Rockwell"s four freedoms

images that inspire a nation

by Murray, Stuart

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Published by Berkshire House, Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, Mass .
Written in English

  • Rockwell, Norman, 1894-1978 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Civil rights in art.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 140-141).

    Other titlesFour freedoms.
    StatementStuart Murray and James McCabe ; with essays on the Four Freedoms by John Frohnmayer ... [et al.] ; foreword by Laurie Norton Moffatt.
    ContributionsMcCabe, James, 1955-
    LC ClassificationsND237.R68 M87 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 144 p. :
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1396155M
    ISBN 100936399430, 0936399422
    LC Control Number93003545

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