In the late 1960s a new generation of filmmakers tookHollywood by storm.
Visionaries like Scorsese, Coppola, Altman, Peckinpah,Romero, and Cimino led cinema in a new direction, capturing the spirit ofcounterculturalism and the frustration created by the VietnamWar. Perfect for film enthusiasts, historybuffs, and anyone who has an interest in the "American New Wave" eraof independent filmmaking. The Little Book ofKnowledge series has everything you could want to know about your favoritesubjects, all wrapped in a convenient and attractive hardcover graphic novel. Written by experts in the field and drawn by fans who know the material, eachLittle Book is perfect for the established enthusiast and burgeoning amateuralike.