The great pulp heroes
Here is an affectionate look back at the outsized heroes who once occupied the imagination of millions of loyal readers. The Shadow. Tarzan. Doc Savage. Captain Future. The Spider. Zorro. They were the original super guys-godfathers and inspiration to the likes of Supewrman, Batman and James Bond. Fascinating and informative, The Great Pulp Heroes is a lively and entertaining history of those fabulous characters, of the gaudy, glorious magazines that spawned them, and of the amazing wordsmiths who churned out their monthly adventures.
Try this search over all volumes: Hogan
Results 1-0 of 0
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
The Great Story Explosion
The Futuremen Race into the Past to Answer a
15 other sections not shown
Other editions - View all
adventures appeared Avenger Avenger's Battle Aces became Benson Bill Barnes bizarre Black Bat Bronze Burroughs Captain Future character City comic book cover crime criminal Detective magazine dime disguise Doc Savage Doc Savage novels Doc's Doctor Death dreamed editor eyes face famous fans featured fight flying Fu Manchu Ghost giant Hamilton hero magazines hero pulps Hogan hordes horror invented issue Jimmy jungle Ka-Zar Ki-Gor known later Leo Margulies Lester Dent living Lone Eagle magazine's magic Masked Detective Master movie Murder mystery never night O'Leary Octopus Operator Phantom Detective plane plots police Popular Publications publisher publisher's pulp hero pulp magazines Purple Invasion Purple Scar radio readers Richard Wentworth Robert Satan scene science fiction secret Shadow Skull Spider novels Steeger stories Street & Smith Tarzan Thrilling titles turned villains Walter Gibson weird menace Wings writer written wrote Wu Fang yarns young