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A history of underground comics

Author: Mark James Estren
Publisher: Oakland, Calif. : Ronin Pub., 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 20th anniversary edView all editions and formats
Provides information on where the underground comics came from--how they developed--where they went--who created them--and who tried to destroy them.

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark James Estren
ISBN: 9781579511562 1579511562
OCLC Number: 760977416
Description: 322 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: The phantom psychiatrist --
An attempt at definition --
Whence they cometh --
A few hows, whens and wherefores --
Content: an overview --
Sex and sexism --
Violence --
The world around us --
Drugs --
A few oddities --
Suppression --
Into the overground --
Cycling and recycling.
Responsibility: by Mark James Estren.


In the land that time forgot, 1960s and 1970s America (Amerika to some), there once were some bold, forthright, thoroughly unashamed social commentators who said things that "couldn't be said" and  Read more...


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"Lavishly illustrated, with ample examples of not only underground artists but several who set many of the trends and styles in earlier days." San Francisco Sunday Examiner and Chronicle

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