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Comics through time : a history of icons, idols, and ideas.

Author: M Keith Booker
Publisher: Santa Barbara, California : Greenwood, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Focusing especially on American comic books and graphic novels from the 1930s to the present, this massive four-volume work provides a colorful yet authoritative source on the entire history of the comics medium"--Publisher's description.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Comics through time.
Santa Barbara, California : Greenwood, [2014]
(DLC) 2014017771
(OCoLC)879538779
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: M Keith Booker
ISBN: 9780313397516 0313397511
OCLC Number: 896826610
Awards: Winner of Best Comics-Related Book Nominee 2015 (United States)
Description: 1 online resource (4 volumes (1,881 pages)) : illustrations
Contents: Volume 1. 1800-1960 --
Volume 2. 1960-1980 --
Volume 3. 1980-1995 --
Volume 4. 1995-Present.
Responsibility: M. Keith Booker, editor.

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