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Wiacek, Stephen

Summary: A history of Marvel's iconic character, Black Panther. Wiacek discusses key themes and storylines, with character studies, historical insights, and a discussion on the philosophical importance in the 1960s of a comic book with an all-black cast of heroes and villains.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 BLA

Maslon, Laurence.

Summary: Together again for the first time, here comes the greatest comic book superheroes ever assembled between two covers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Archetype 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 MAS

Mallory, Michael.

Summary: Presents a history of the Marvel universe, examines the characters, and shares interviews with comic creators, including Stan Lee, John Romita, and Joe Simon.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chartwell Books 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 741.5 MAL

Summary: Once they were larger-than-life idols created to entertain children and were dismissed by the adult world. But in the new millennium, characters created over half a century ago have risen up to conquer popular culture. This is the story of how Superheroes have successfully transitioned from the comic book page to the silver screen and dominated the box office worldwide. It tells how cinema has...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC RIS

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