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By P. Wells

Animation, activity and tradition is a wide-ranging examine of either recreation and lively motion pictures. From Goofy to Goalkeepers, Wallace and Gromit to Tiger Woods, Mickey Mouse to Messi, and Nike to Nationhood, this Olympic-sized research appears to be like on the historical past, politics, aesthetics and applied sciences of game and animation from round the globe.

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