By Vincent Terrace

Prior to the net and the increase of scholarship on pop culture, Vincent Terrace outfitted his recognition as one of many major researchers in television reference. This paintings represents many years of analysis and spans television's whole background. whereas documentation concerning solid and team of workers is now usually discovered on-line, descriptions of the exhibits from authoritative resources are nonetheless now not generally on hand. Terrace fills that hole with this paintings, which covers over 9,100 indicates (including pilots!) and constitutes the main complete documentation of television sequence ever released. the entire conventional genres are the following besides express genres no longer good lined in other places - together with kid's programming, speak exhibits, online game indicates, level performs, women's programming, dance, and extra.

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