Marvel: Five Fabulous Decades of the World's Greatest Comics ([Marvel comics)

[Les Daniels] ☆ Marvel: Five Fabulous Decades of the Worlds Greatest Comics ([Marvel comics) ✓ Download Online eBook or Kindle ePUB. Marvel: Five Fabulous Decades of the Worlds Greatest Comics ([Marvel comics) For generations, Marvels moody heroes have captured the imagination of readers with their daring feats and iconoclastic wit. Relive the Marvel Magic in this lively history of the company and its heros - both imaginary and real:. Marvel Comics - full of cosmic battles and complex psychology - are the best-selling comics in America today]

Marvel: Five Fabulous Decades of the World's Greatest Comics ([Marvel comics)

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Rating : 4.34 (974 Votes)
Asin : 0810938219
Format Type : paperback
Number of Pages : 287 Pages
Publish Date : 0000-00-00
Language : English

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For generations, Marvel's moody heroes have captured the imagination of readers with their daring feats and iconoclastic wit. Relive the Marvel Magic in this lively history of the company and its heros - both imaginary and real:. Marvel Comics - full of cosmic battles and complex psychology - are the best-selling comics in America today

One of my favorite books as a kid One of my favorite books as a kid, this has everything an 80s kid remembers fondly from Marvel, plus a gorgeously illustrated and curated history. I've given a few as gifts, they're great for any 9 to 90 year old boy.. Make Mine Marvel! First thing: I'm a comic fan. Second thing: I'm mostly a DC fan.But, looking for a whole understanding of the comic history I ordered this book, and found an excellent time reading it!.It covers the story of Marvel Comics, its characters, its writers, artists, colorists, everything. Jack Kirby, Stan Lee, John Romita, Sal Buscema, Roy Thomas, Frank Miller and several other big names are part of this adventure.Here you'll find: a Spider-Man memorabilia collector. prelimin. PATHERSON said SERIOUS FLAWS. THis book is a very generic portrait of Marvel, with one serious flaw: the book is edited by Marvel itself. This means that the writer, altough a real expert in comic book history, could not deal with all the subjects in a neutral way all the time. So, what we have is, generally, praise after praise for this mighty (with justice) company, but no real insight into their history. Of course, there is not space for such, since the book is crowded with magnific art from vari

From Publishers Weekly The strongest impression one gets from this commemorative album is of the extraordinary skill with which Marvel Comics has hopped on the bandwagon throughout its 50-plus-year history. Daniels ( Living in Fear: The History of Horror in the Mass Media ) lays to rest the myth that Marvel publisher Lee (whose introduction is written in hyperbolic, adjective- and alliteration-laden prose) was the sole creator of those 1960s superheroes, which was Marvel's position until others in the field pushed to give proper credit to the artists who worked with Lee, especially Jack Kirby. When DC Comics's Justice League of America repopularized super-heroes, Marvel inaugurated its famous li

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