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The Resource The horror! the horror! : comic books the government didn't want you to read!, selected, edited, and with commentary by Jim Trombetta ; introduction by R.L. Stine

The horror! the horror! : comic books the government didn't want you to read!, selected, edited, and with commentary by Jim Trombetta ; introduction by R.L. Stine

Label
The horror! the horror! : comic books the government didn't want you to read!
Title
The horror! the horror!
Title remainder
comic books the government didn't want you to read!
Statement of responsibility
selected, edited, and with commentary by Jim Trombetta ; introduction by R.L. Stine
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a collection of rare horror comics which were banned by Congress in the 1950s due to their negative influence on juveniles, featuring over two hundred covers and complete stories by Murphy Anderson, Al Feldstein, Don Heck, Marie Severin, and others; and providing commentary on the cultural histories and contexts of each of the stories. Includes a DVD with a thirty-minute program from 1955 about the "evils" of comic books
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
741.5/3164
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
general
Label
The horror! the horror! : comic books the government didn't want you to read!, selected, edited, and with commentary by Jim Trombetta ; introduction by R.L. Stine
Instantiates
Publication
Accompanying material
1 videodisc (4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 302) and index
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
u182157
Dimensions
29 cm. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
304 p.
Isbn
9780810955950
Lccn
2008054346
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
col. ill.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The horror! the horror! : comic books the government didn't want you to read!, selected, edited, and with commentary by Jim Trombetta ; introduction by R.L. Stine
Publication
Accompanying material
1 videodisc (4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 302) and index
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
u182157
Dimensions
29 cm. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
304 p.
Isbn
9780810955950
Lccn
2008054346
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
col. ill.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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