The ten-cent plague the great comic-book scare and how it changed America

Title The ten-cent plague the great comic-book scare and how it changed America
Names Hajdu, David.
Book Number DB067625
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Professor and author of Positively Fourth Street (RC 52658) examines the 1940s and 1950s controversy surrounding comic books that depicted crime, lust, and horror. Describes campaigns by church groups, politicians, and moral crusaders to censor the publications. Profiles Bill Gaines of Mad magazine and others who endured the onslaught. 2008.
Narrator Collins, Kevin.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Short Book - SH
History - HST
History, United States - HUS
History, U.S. - 20th Century - HUT
Audience Notes Male narrator.
LC Subject Comic books, strips, etc - Social aspects - United States
Comic books, strips, etc - United States - History - 20th century
Call Number 302.232 ANF
Language English
Released 2008
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2008 (American Foundation for the Blind, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2008. 9780374187675
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