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15 edition of Comic book nation found in the catalog.

Comic book nation

the transformation of youth culture in America

by Bradford W. Wright

  • 192 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Comic books, strips, etc. -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
    • Comic books and children -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBradford W. Wright.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN6725 .W74 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 336 p. :
      Number of Pages336
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6776733M
      ISBN 10080186514X
      LC Control Number00010277
      OCLC/WorldCa44573354

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      Comic Book Nation could use another 30 pages or so to cover a few of the topics given short shrift (Wright largely ignores, among other things, the rise of chattier superhero books like the s Teen Titans and Jim Starlin's Captain Marvel and Adam Warlock; what could have been an interesting look at the complex characterization of X-Men 's. Comic Book Nation by Bradford W. Wright; 2 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Jeugd, Strips, Comic books, strips, Comic books and children, Populaire.

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