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Comic book nation : the transformation of youth culture in America

Author: Bradford W Wright
Publisher: Baltimore, Md. ; London : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2003.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bradford W Wright
ISBN: 0801874505 9780801874505
OCLC Number: 53175529
Description: xix, 344 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Superheroes for the common man : the birth of the comic book industry, 1933-1941 --
Race, politics, and propaganda : comic books go to war, 1939-1945 --
Confronting success : comic books and postwar America, 1945-1950 --
Youth crisis : comic books and controversy, 1947-1950 --
Reds, romance, and renegades : comic books and the culture of the Cold War, 1947-1954 --
Turning point : comic books in crisis, 1954-1955 --
Great power and great responsibility : superheroes in a superpower, 1956-1967 --
Questioning authority : comic books and cultural change, 1968-1979 --
Direct to the fans : the comic book industry, 1980-1992 --
Epilogue : The death of Superman, or, Must there be a comic book industry? --
Spider-Man at Ground Zero : a 9-11 postscript.
Responsibility: Bradford W. Wright.

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