Star Wars and History

Star Wars and History is a book published on November 1, 2012, edited by Janice Liedl and Nancy R. Reagin.

Star Wars and History
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AuthorJanice Liedl, William J. Astore,[1] Kevin S. Decker,[2] et al.
CountryUnited States
SubjectStar Wars, World history
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons
Publication date
November 1, 2012 (2012-11-01)[3]

The book, authorized by Lucasfilm,[4] discusses how the epic film series Star Wars borrowed elements from various Earth histories.

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  1. ^ "Penn College faculty member writes chapter on 'Star Wars' historical connections". Pennsylvania State University. 28 February 2013. Retrieved 13 July 2013.
  2. ^ "Kevin S. Decker curriculum vitae" (PDF). Eastern Washington University. August 2012. Retrieved 13 July 2013.
  3. ^ "Nonfiction Review: Star Wars and History by Edited by Nancy R. Reagin and Janice Leidl". Publishers Weekly. 5 November 2012. Retrieved 13 July 2013.
  4. ^ Cohen, Noam (3 July 2011). "Studying How 'Star Wars' Mined History". The New York Times. Retrieved 13 July 2013.

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