Secret Identity Crisis: Comic Books and the Unmasking of Cold War America

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Secret Identity Crisis "follows the trajectory of the breakdown of the Cold War consensus after 1960 through the lens of superhero comic books. The superhero comic books developed by Marvel, because of their conscious setting in the contemporary world, and because of attempts to maintain a continuous story line across and within books, constitute a system of signs that reflect, comment upon, and at times have interacted with the American political economy.

Secret Identity Crisis: Comic Books and the Unmasking of Cold War America 2009, Continnuum-3pl, New York

ISBN-13: 9780826429988

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Secret Identity Crisis: Comic Books and the Unmasking of Cold War America 2009, Continuum, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780826429971

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