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Author Petersen, Robert S., 1961-

Title Comics, manga, and graphic novels : a history of graphic narratives / Robert S. Petersen

Publ Info Santa Barbara, Calif. : Praeger, [2011]
 Bryant Main Stacks  PN6710 .P415 2011    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  PN6710 .P415 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xxii, 274 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [239]-250) and index
Contents The language of graphic narratives -- Popular prints and caricature -- Picture stories -- Modern art graphic narratives -- Humor magazines -- Comics in the era of "yellow journalism" -- Graphic narratives in Asia -- The superhero and the comic book -- Mainstream American comics, post-World War II -- Post-World War II manga -- Post-World War War II art graphic narratives -- The return of graphic narratives for adults -- Digital comics
LC subject Comic books, strips, etc. -- History and criticism
Graphic novels -- History and criticism
ISBN 9780313363306 (alk. paper)
0313363307 (alk. paper)