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The Resource The ten-cent plague : the great comic-book scare and how it changed America, David Hajdu

The ten-cent plague : the great comic-book scare and how it changed America, David Hajdu

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The ten-cent plague : the great comic-book scare and how it changed America
Title
The ten-cent plague
Title remainder
the great comic-book scare and how it changed America
Statement of responsibility
David Hajdu
Title variation
10 cent plague
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author examines the influence of comic books on the evolution of American popular culture in the years between World War II and the emergence of television, focusing on the battle against comic books by church groups, community elite, and a right-wing Congress
Tone
Writing style
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New York Times Notable Book, 2008
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234895
Cataloging source
DLC
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Hajdu, David
Dewey number
302.23/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6725
LC item number
.H33 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
Target audience
adult
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the great comic-book scare and how it changed America
Label
The ten-cent plague : the great comic-book scare and how it changed America, David Hajdu
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
656524
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
434 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780374187675
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007025024
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374187675
  • (OCoLC)145431690
Label
The ten-cent plague : the great comic-book scare and how it changed America, David Hajdu
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
656524
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
434 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780374187675
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007025024
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374187675
  • (OCoLC)145431690

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