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Man of La Mancha

Man of La Mancha (1965)  is a famous musical drama, with text written by Dale Wasserman.  It is an adaptation of Cervantes’ novel  Don Quixote.  Man of La Mancha has been such a successful Broadway musical play that it was made into a motion picture in 1972.

LINCCWeb online catalog – Search Term

  • Man of La Mancha (Keyword)

Call Numbers for Browsing the Shelves

  • ML48 .G797 V. 2
  • ML1711 .B67 2001

Circulating Books – A Selected List

  • Bordman, Gerald.  American Musical Theatre: A Chronicle (Third Edition). 2001.  
    • Call Number:  ML1711 .B67 2001   (See page 703.)
  • Richards, Stanley (Ed.).  Great Musicals of the American Theatre (Volume Two). 1976.
    • Call Number:  ML48 .G797  V. 2   (See pages 365-409.)

Reference Materials

  • Contemporary Authors. –  Call Number: REF PN771 .C58  V. 49-52
    • Vol. 49-52,  pages 573-574
  • The Motion Picture Guide: L-M. Call Number: REF PN1995 .N346 1985  L-M
    • Vol. 5 ( L-M),  page 1845

Electronic Research Databases             

To access Valencia’s research databases, open your Atlas account, select ‘Search the Library’, then select ‘Databases A-Z’.

   (Search these databases using the terms  Man of La Mancha  and  Wasserman.)

  • Academic Search Complete
  • Literature Resources from Gale

·         OmniFile Full Text Mega

This Research Guide is designed to help users find information on a particular topic within the Valencia College East Campus Library.  This is by no means a comprehensive list of resources and other resources may be available on this topic.  Please check LINCCWeb, Valencia East’s online catalog, to verify the availability of circulating books within the library.  Feel free to ask a librarian for help if you need further assistance.

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