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The Once Upon a Galaxy: A Journal of the Making of Star Wars
The Empire Strikes Back


Author:   Alan Arnold
First Edition:   Paperback (October 12, 1980)
Length:   277 pages
Language:   English
Publisher:   Ballantine Books

Publisher's Summary:
From frozen locations on the glaciers of Norway to the huge specially built London set that houses a life-size model of the Millennium Falcon--the complete, behind-the-scenes story of the making of the thrilling new chapter in the amazing Star Wars saga.

  • From the very first shots to the final cast wrap-up part--a spellbinding day-by-day journal...
  • In-depth interviews with all the major players--their views on their careers and on the characters they portray
  • Conversations with the producer, director, and the special-effects wizards who have revolutionized the film industry and created one of the most dazzling, believable space fantasies of all time
  • Extraordinary candid interviews with George Lucas, the master behind the creation of this amazing universe as he reflects on his work and offers hints about future episodes

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