skip to content
Superman versus the Ku Klux Klan : the true story of how the iconic superhero battled the men of hate Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Superman versus the Ku Klux Klan : the true story of how the iconic superhero battled the men of hate

Author: Rick Bowers; National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
This book tells a group of intertwining stories that culminate in the historic 1947 collision of the Superman Radio Show and the Ku Klux Klan.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Superman, (Fictitious character); Superman, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rick Bowers; National Geographic Society (U.S.)
ISBN: 9781426309151 1426309155 9781426309168 1426309163
OCLC Number: 713188702
Description: 160 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: The birth of Superman : Kosher delis & distant galaxies --
Kindred spirits & creative forces --
The magic of the mix --
Bootleg whiskey & printer's ink --
Champion of the oppressed. Emerging from the shadows : Orange groves & hooded horses --
The original KIan --
Back from the dead --
A bold new message. Juggernaut : The big blue money machine --
"Mayhem, murder, torture, & abduction" --
On the air --
The secret weapon --
Fighting hate at home. Collision : Operation intolerance --
Return to Stone Mountain --
"Clan of the fiery cross" --
Superman, we applaud you. Afterword--what happened to them?
Other Titles: Superman vs. the Ku Klux Klan
Responsibility: by Rick Bowers.

Abstract:

This book tells a group of intertwining stories that culminate in the historic 1947 collision of the Superman Radio Show and the Ku Klux Klan.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/713188702> # Superman versus the Ku Klux Klan : the true story of how the iconic superhero battled the men of hate
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "713188702" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867070444#Place/washington_d_c> ; # Washington, D.C.
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/dcu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867070444#Topic/comic_books_strips_etc_social_aspects> ; # Comic books, strips, etc.--Social aspects
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1357952> ; # Superman (Comic strip)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867070444#Person/superman_fictitious_character> ; # (Fictitious character) Superman
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867070444#Organization/ku_klux_klan_1915> ; # Ku Klux Klan (1915- )
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867070444#Topic/superman_fictional_character> ; # Superman (Fictional character)
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/741.5973/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867070444#Organization/ku_klux_klan> ; # Ku Klux Klan.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867070444#CreativeWork/superman_comic_strip> ; # Superman (Comic strip)
    schema:alternateName "Superman vs. the Ku Klux Klan" ;
    schema:audience <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/713188702#Audience> ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/158995319> ; # National Geographic Society (U.S.)
    schema:copyrightYear "2012" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/88400802> ; # Rick Bowers
    schema:datePublished "2012" ;
    schema:description "This book tells a group of intertwining stories that culminate in the historic 1947 collision of the Superman Radio Show and the Ku Klux Klan."@en ;
    schema:description "The birth of Superman : Kosher delis & distant galaxies -- Kindred spirits & creative forces -- The magic of the mix -- Bootleg whiskey & printer's ink -- Champion of the oppressed. Emerging from the shadows : Orange groves & hooded horses -- The original KIan -- Back from the dead -- A bold new message. Juggernaut : The big blue money machine -- "Mayhem, murder, torture, & abduction" -- On the air -- The secret weapon -- Fighting hate at home. Collision : Operation intolerance -- Return to Stone Mountain -- "Clan of the fiery cross" -- Superman, we applaud you. Afterword--what happened to them?"@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/867070444> ;
    schema:genre "Juvenile works"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Superman versus the Ku Klux Klan : the true story of how the iconic superhero battled the men of hate"@en ;
    schema:productID "713188702" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/713188702#PublicationEvent/washington_d_c_national_geographic_2012> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867070444#Agent/national_geographic> ; # National Geographic
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781426309151> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781426309168> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/713188702> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867070444#Agent/national_geographic> # National Geographic
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "National Geographic" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867070444#CreativeWork/superman_comic_strip> # Superman (Comic strip)
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:name "Superman (Comic strip)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867070444#Organization/ku_klux_klan_1915> # Ku Klux Klan (1915- )
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Ku Klux Klan (1915- )" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867070444#Person/superman_fictitious_character> # (Fictitious character) Superman
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:givenName "Superman" ;
    schema:name "(Fictitious character) Superman" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867070444#Place/washington_d_c> # Washington, D.C.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Washington, D.C." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867070444#Topic/comic_books_strips_etc_social_aspects> # Comic books, strips, etc.--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Comic books, strips, etc.--Social aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/867070444#Topic/superman_fictional_character> # Superman (Fictional character)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Superman (Fictional character)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1357952> # Superman (Comic strip)
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:name "Superman (Comic strip)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/158995319> # National Geographic Society (U.S.)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "National Geographic Society (U.S.)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/88400802> # Rick Bowers
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1952" ;
    schema:familyName "Bowers" ;
    schema:givenName "Rick" ;
    schema:name "Rick Bowers" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781426309151>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1426309155" ;
    schema:isbn "9781426309151" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781426309168>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1426309163" ;
    schema:isbn "9781426309168" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/713188702>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/713188702> ; # Superman versus the Ku Klux Klan : the true story of how the iconic superhero battled the men of hate
    schema:dateModified "2016-08-02" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.