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Author: Ron MannMartin HarburyCharles LippincottDon HaigPacific Arts (Firm)All authors
Publisher: [Santa Monica, CA] : Pacific Arts, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : Partial animation   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Combines historical footage, interviews, animation, and live action to trace the history of comic books from 1933 to 1988. 22 significant comic artists and writers are discussed, and an intense look at the public's need for superheroes is examined.
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Named Person: Lynda Barry; Charles Burns; Sue Coe; R Crumb; Will Eisner; Shary Flenniken; Albert B Feldstein; William M Gaines; Bill Griffith; Jaime Hernandez; Jack Kirby; Harvey Kurtzman; Stan Lee; Paul Mavrides; Frank Miller; Victor Moscoso; Dan O'Neill; Francaise Mowly; Harvey Pekar; Gilbert Shelton; Spain, (Cartoonist); Art Spiegelman
Material Type: Partial animation, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ron Mann; Martin Harbury; Charles Lippincott; Don Haig; Pacific Arts (Firm); Pacific Arts Video (Firm); Sphinx Productions.; Voyager Company.
ISBN: 1561112666 9781561112661
OCLC Number: 29194801
Notes: Not rated.
Pacific Arts Video: PAV 5046.
Credits: Editor[s], Robert Kennedy, Ron Mann.
Description: 1 videocassette (approximately 85 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Responsibility: Pacific Arts in association with Don Haig, Martin Harbury, Charles Lippincott ; producer, director Ron Mann.

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Combines historical footage, interviews, animation, and live action to trace the history of comic books from 1933 to 1988. 22 significant comic artists and writers are discussed, and an intense look at the public's need for superheroes is examined.

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