The Comic Book Heroes: From the Silver Age to the Present

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Crown Publishers, 1985 - Crafts & Hobbies - 292 pages
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Traces the history of superhero comic books from 1956 to the 1980s and discusses the changes in comic book stories and art

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Presenting the Silver Age
Strange Adventures in Space
The Superman Mythos

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About the author (1985)

Will Jacobs runs an on-line bookstore out of Stockton, California and has written a few comics for DC. Gerard Jones has written many comics for DC, along with Marvel and other publishers, and is the author of four books, Honey I'm Home, Killing Monsters, Men of Tomorrow, and, coming soon, The Undressing of America.

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