|Author||M. Keith Booker|
|Category||Encyclopedia and Dictionary|
The most comprehensive reference ever compiled about the rich and enduring genre of comic books and graphic novels, from their emergence in the 1930s to their late-century breakout into the mainstream.
• Includes over 330 entries on comic books and their creators
• Presents the work of 80 contributors―accomplished academics and librarians who are also fans of comic books and graphic novels
• Offers selected bibliographic listings with the entries
• Provides a comprehensive index of artists, writers, works, characters, genres, and themes