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Icons of the American Comic Book: From Captain America to Wonder Woman [2 volumes]: From Captain America to Wonder Woman (Greenwood Icons)
 
 

Icons of the American Comic Book: From Captain America to Wonder Woman [2 volumes]: From Captain America to Wonder Woman (Greenwood Icons) [Kindle Edition]

Randy Duncan , Matthew J. Smith

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"Readers looking to bridge the gap between a reference book and book-length sketches will find this meaty and desirable." - ARBA "Any library serving comic book enthusiasts will want to obtain this balanced and useful reference. This will also be of general interest to most academic, high school, and public libraries." - Booklist "This material will have broad research appeal in public and academic libraries and will also be popular with those who already have an interest in comics." - Library Journal "These volumes offer the useful approach of the publisher's 'Icons' series as a 'port of entry' for students and general readers... While these volumes cover material that can be found elsewhere, they combine greater detail than can be found in many comics reference works with greater scope and rigor than can be found in most popular sources. Summing Up: Recommended." - Choice

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Multiple generations have thrilled to the exploits of the heroes and villains of American comic books. These imaginary characters permeate our culture—even Americans who have never read a comic book grasp what the most well-known examples represent. But

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 5603 KB
  • Print Length: 920 pages
  • Publisher: Greenwood (29 Jan 2013)
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B00BPCZWEG
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #1,197,761 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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