By Kathleen L. Spencer
This paintings areas the sequence in its better historic context, exploring why the Western used to be so renowned on the time, and examines how the early background of tv affected the exhibits. a quick biography of Boone is integrated, revealing how his values and studies formed the sequence. Behind-the-scenes existence at the convey is in comparison with that of its most well-liked opponents, Gunsmoke, Wagon educate and Bonanza. significant issues and styles of the indicates are in comparison, specifically the figures of the lawman, the gunfighter and the outlaw, racial and ethnic minorities, and women.
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Art and Politics in Have Gun—Will Travel: The 1950s Television Western as Ethical Drama by Kathleen L. Spencer