American Comic Book Chronicles The 1970s

Author: Jason Sacks
Publisher: TwoMorrows Publishing
ISBN: 1605490563
Size: 38.34 MB
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The American Comic Book Chronicles continues its ambitious series of FULL-COLOR HARDCOVERS, where TwoMorrows' top authors document every decade of comic book history from the 1940s to today! Jason Sacks and Keith Dallas coordinate this volume on the 1970s, covering all the pivotal moments and behind-the-scenes details of the emerging Bronze Age of comics! You'll get a year-by-year account of the most significant publications, notable creators, and impactful trends, including: the dawn of relevance with Denny O’Neil and Neal Adams’ Green Lantern! Jack Kirby’s Fourth World saga! Revisions to the Comics Code that opens the floodgates for monsters and the supernatural! Jenette Kahn’s arrival at DC and the subsequent DC Implosion! The coming of Jim Shooter and the Direct Market! These are just a few of the events chronicled in this exhaustive, full-color hardcover. Taken together, American Comic Book Chronicles forms a cohesive, linear overview of the entire landscape of comics history, sure to be an invaluable resource for ANY comic book enthusiast!

Comic Book Nation

Author: Bradford W. Wright
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801874505
Size: 74.34 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Portrays the role of comic books in shaping American youth and pop culture, from Batman's struggles with corrupt politicians during the Depression to Iron Man's Cold War battles.

Happy Birthday Superman

Author: Sholly Fisch
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 1434292223
Size: 20.81 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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The Super Friends and the people of Metropolis are throwing Superman a birthday party, but Lex Luthor plans to crash the party with a few explosive gifts.

The Best Of The Legion Outpost

Author: Glen Cadigan
Publisher: TwoMorrows Publishing
ISBN: 9781893905368
Size: 60.96 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Presents material originally published in the "Legion Outpost," a newsletter for the Legion of Super-Heroes fan club.

The Legion Companion

Author: Glen Cadigan
Publisher: TwoMorrows Publishing
ISBN: 9781893905221
Size: 33.21 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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"A comprehensive look at the history of the 30th century's greatest super-hero team! Beginning with their early days in Adventure Comics, it features in-depth interviews with the people responsible for the Legion, including silver age greats Al Plastino, Jim Mooney, and Jim Shooter, plus newer creators like Dave Cockrum, Mike Grell, Jim Starlin, Jim Sherman, Paul Levitz, Keith Giffen, Steve Lightle, Mark Waid, and many more."--back cover.

The Wee Rock Discography

Author: Martin Strong
Publisher: Canongate Books
ISBN: 9780862416218
Size: 67.66 MB
Format: PDF
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Based on Martin Strong's The Great Rock Discography, this is a compact version featuring 500 of the most influential figures in the history of popular music. It expands on the format of the previous title, in which full track listings for all albums, b-sides for all singles, labels, UK and US chart positions, band members, recommended listening, style analysis, band histories - from original line-ups to dissolution, solo projects, potted biographies, a pricing guide for rare albums and release dates are given.

Tv Guide

Size: 52.43 MB
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Size: 46.91 MB
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