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Untold History of Black Comic Books (Hardcover)

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A groundbreaking collection in both scope and detail, The Untold History of Black Comic Books traces the changing image of African Americans in comic books from the 1940s right up to the present day. Just in time for the new millennium exploration of diversity in the field, this exciting work presents sample comic books featuring African Americans from the past seven decades! Perfect for fans and comic scholars alike, it includes nearly 200-pages of rarely seen classic and mainstream comics, many in full-color, researched and compiled by two of America's foremost comic book historians.
A groundbreaking collection in both scope and detail, The Untold History of Black Comic Books traces the changing image of African Americans in comic books from the 1940s right up to the present day. Just in time for the new millennium exploration of diversity in the field, this exciting work presents sample comic books featuring African Americans from the past seven decades! Perfect for fans and comic scholars alike, it includes nearly 200-pages of rarely seen classic and mainstream comics, many in full-color, researched and compiled by two of America's foremost comic book historians.
Number of Pages: 252.0
Genre: Comics + Graphic Novels
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Diamond Comic Distributors
Language: English
Street Date: February 2, 2016
TCIN: 16782439
UPC: 9781631402906
Item Number (DPCI): 247-39-9268

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