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The Meaning of Superhero Comic Books

Terrence R. Wandtke - Literary Criticism - 2012 - 270 pages
"This volume details how the workings of the superhero comics industry and the conventions of the medium have developed a culture like that of traditional epic storytelling. By ...
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Comic Book Nation: The Transformation of Youth Culture in America

Bradford W. Wright - History - 2001 - 336 pages
Portrays the role of comic books in shaping American youth and pop culture, from Batman's struggles with corrupt politicians during the Depression to Iron Man's Cold War battles.
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The Rough Guide to Superheroes

Paul Simpson, Helen Rodiss, Michaela Bushell - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 320 pages
Faster than a speeding bullet this new Rough Guide brings you the mind-bending truth about the fantasy world’s bravest and baddest, telling you all you need to know about the ...
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Carmine Infantino: Penciler, Publisher, Provocateur

Jim Amash, Eric Nolen-Weathington - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 221 pages
Carmine Infantino is the artistic and publishing visionary whose mark on the comic book industry pushed conventional boundaries. As a penciler and cover artist, he was a major ...
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The Unofficial Batman Trivia Challenge: Test Your Knowledge and Prove You're ...

Alan Kistler - Reference - 2012 - 256 pages
The Ultimate Dark Knight Challenge! You may think that you know everything there is to know about the Dark Knight of Gotham City, but how much do you really know? With topics ...
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Comics: Between the Panels

Steve Duin, Mike Richardson - Comics & Graphic Novels - 1998 - 498 pages
This lavish volume takes an in-depth look at the history of comics in a manner decidedly unlike the dry timelines and profiles of most reference-style titles. Via alphabetical ...
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Encyclopedia of Comic Books and Graphic Novels [2 volumes]: [Two Volumes]

M. Keith Booker - Social Science - 2010 - 763 pages
At a time when graphic novels have expanded beyond their fan cults to become mainstream bestsellers and sources for Hollywood entertainment, Encyclopedia of Comic Books and ...
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Man of Rock: A Biography of Joe Kubert

Bill Schelly - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 306 pages
A visual profile of the life and career of the forefront illustrator for DC Comics, Marvel, and EC features anecdotes on such topics as his contributions as an artist and ...
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Comic Book Collections for Libraries

Bryan D. Fagan, Jody Condit Fagan - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2011 - 162 pages
Do comic books belong in libraries? Absolutely--as "Comic Book Collections for Libraries" makes very clear. This illustrated guide defines the role of comic books in the modern ...
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