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The Resource Superman is Jewish? : how comic book superheroes came to serve truth, justice, and the Jewish-American way, Harry Brod

Superman is Jewish? : how comic book superheroes came to serve truth, justice, and the Jewish-American way, Harry Brod

Label
Superman is Jewish? : how comic book superheroes came to serve truth, justice, and the Jewish-American way
Title
Superman is Jewish?
Title remainder
how comic book superheroes came to serve truth, justice, and the Jewish-American way
Statement of responsibility
Harry Brod
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brod, Harry
Dewey number
741.5/973089924
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6725
LC item number
.B75 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Jewish literature
  • Superheroes in literature
  • Superheroes in art
  • Jews in literature
  • Jews in art
  • Superman (Fictitious character)
  • Jews
Label
Superman is Jewish? : how comic book superheroes came to serve truth, justice, and the Jewish-American way, Harry Brod
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Superman as supermentsh: how the ultimate alien became the iconic all-American -- Flights of Jewish imagination: from the old country to tales of a better tomorrow -- The comic in comics: MAD in the original Yiddish -- War and peace: the rise and fall of the superheroes in and after World War II -- It's a Jewish thing: not-so-secret identities in the Marvel Bullpen -- The spirit of Will Eisner: the pen is mightier than the words -- A Jew at war: the art of Joe Kubert -- Of mice and supermen: Art Spiegelman's Maus -- From the new world back to the old: Jewish comics abroad -- The amazing adventures of Michael Chabon: Kavalier and Clay
Control code
ocn779266249
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
xxviii, 208 p.
Isbn
9781416595304
Lccn
2012012187
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)779266249
Label
Superman is Jewish? : how comic book superheroes came to serve truth, justice, and the Jewish-American way, Harry Brod
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Superman as supermentsh: how the ultimate alien became the iconic all-American -- Flights of Jewish imagination: from the old country to tales of a better tomorrow -- The comic in comics: MAD in the original Yiddish -- War and peace: the rise and fall of the superheroes in and after World War II -- It's a Jewish thing: not-so-secret identities in the Marvel Bullpen -- The spirit of Will Eisner: the pen is mightier than the words -- A Jew at war: the art of Joe Kubert -- Of mice and supermen: Art Spiegelman's Maus -- From the new world back to the old: Jewish comics abroad -- The amazing adventures of Michael Chabon: Kavalier and Clay
Control code
ocn779266249
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
xxviii, 208 p.
Isbn
9781416595304
Lccn
2012012187
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)779266249

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