The Resource Palestine, Joe Sacco

Palestine, Joe Sacco

Label
Palestine
Title
Palestine
Statement of responsibility
Joe Sacco
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In late 1991 and early 1992, Joe Sacco spent two months with Palestinians in the Occupied Territories, traveling and taking notes. Upon returning to the U.S., he started writing and drawing Palestine, which combined the techniques of eyewitness reportage with the medium of comic-book storytelling to explore this complex, emotionally weighty situation
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Summary
Uses a comic book format to shed light on the complex and emotionally-charged situation of Palestian Arabs, exploring the lives of Israeli soldiers, Palestian refugees, and children in the Occupied Territories
Writing style
Illustration
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250630
Cataloging source
VTU
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Palestine (Seattle, Wash. : 1993)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sacco, Joe
Dewey number
956.9405
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS119.7
LC item number
.S23 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Said, Edward W
  • Sacco, Joe
  • Sacco, Joe
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True
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  • Gaza Strip
  • Jewish-Arab relations
  • Arab-Israeli conflict
  • Middle East
  • Palestinian Arabs
  • Israel
  • Arab-Israeli conflict
  • Jewish-Arab relations
  • Palestinian Arabs
  • Politics and government
  • Race relations
  • Gaza Strip
  • Israel
  • Middle East
Target audience
adult
Label
Palestine, Joe Sacco
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Introduction by Edward Said
  • " ... [A] major success in its original two-volume collection. Palestine has now finally been released in a new one-volume format, with a new foreword by Edward W. Said"--Page 4 of cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocm48502689
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
vi, 285 pages
Isbn
9781560974321
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)48502689
Label
Palestine, Joe Sacco
Publication
Note
  • Introduction by Edward Said
  • " ... [A] major success in its original two-volume collection. Palestine has now finally been released in a new one-volume format, with a new foreword by Edward W. Said"--Page 4 of cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocm48502689
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
vi, 285 pages
Isbn
9781560974321
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)48502689

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