eBook Encyclopedia Of Comic Books And Graphic Novels, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0313357471
  • ISBN-13: 9780313357473
  • DDC: 741.403
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 763 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released April 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010
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Comic books have captivated readers since the Famous Funnies of 1930s and have remained popular ever since, even through the censorious 1950s when they were considered to be corrupting the nation’s youth. But with the advent of the graphic novel in the late 1970s—such as Will Eisner’s early classic, A Contract with God—this form of reading entertainment truly came of age as a revealing literature of our culture.