Star Wars Adventures, Vol. 3: Endangered

Author: Delilah S. Dawson

Publisher: IDW Publishing

ISBN: 1684064805

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: N.A

View: 5505


Rose Tico--breakout character from The Last Jedi, and normally a behind-the-scenes operator--takes center stage in the ght against the First Order! Young Anakin Skywalker competes in a podrace that's unlike any he's seen before! And Ezra Bridger, Hera Syndulla, and the rest of the Ghost crew must retrieve a sacred bird from the Empire's clutches, but space pirate Hondo Ohnaka might get it first! A rotating crew of characters and creators reveal these and more untold tales from the Star Wars galaxy, in stories appropriate for all ages, from Padawans to Jedi Masters. Collects Star Wars Adventures issues #6-8.

Commies, Cowboys, and Jungle Queens

Comic Books and America, 1945–1954

Author: William W. Savage

Publisher: Wesleyan University Press

ISBN: 9780819563385

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 151

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in the confusing decade following World War II, comic books were all the rage. They treated such issues as the atomic and hydrogen bombs, communism, and the Korean War, and they offered heroes and heroines to deal with these problems. Using five representative cartoon stories, historian William Savage looks at the immense popularity of comic books and their impact on the American public. Cartoons.


An Annotated Guide to Novels in Series

Author: Janet Husband,Jonathan F. Husband

Publisher: American Library Association

ISBN: 0838909671

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 782

View: 9327


A guide to series fiction lists popular series, identifies novels by character, and offers guidance on the order in which to read unnumbered series.

Encyclopedia of Film Themes, Settings and Series

Author: Richard B. Armstrong,Mary Willems Armstrong

Publisher: McFarland

ISBN: 1476612307

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 237

View: 7451


The first editon was called “the most valuable film reference in several years” by Library Journal. The new edition published in hardcover in 2001 includes more than 670 entries. The current work is a paperback reprint of that edition. Each entry contains a mini-essay that defines the topic, followed by a chronological list of representative films. From the Abominable Snowman to Zorro, this encyclopedia provides film scholars and fans with an easy-to-use reference for researching film themes or tracking down obscure movies on subjects such as suspended animation, viral epidemics, robots, submarines, reincarnation, ventriloquists and the Olympics (“Excellent” said Cult Movies). The volume also contains an extensive list of film characters and series, including B-movie detectives, Western heroes, made-for-television film series, and foreign film heroes and villains.

Comics Values Annual

The Comic Book Price Guide

Author: Alex G. Malloy

Publisher: Antique Trader Books

ISBN: 9780873495738

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 840

View: 3776


Includes categorical listings of collectible comic books, arranged by type of comic, with issue titles, current prices, dates, and cross-references