Captain America
(Book)

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[London] : Penguin Classics, [2022].
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xxxvii, 360 s. : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
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Published
[London] : Penguin Classics, [2022].
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Book
Language
English

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Collects Captain America Comics #1 (1941); the Captain America stories from Tales of Suspense #59, #63-68, #75-81, #92-95, #110-113 (1964-1969); "Captain America...Commie Smasher" from Captain America #78 (1954). It is impossible to imagine American popular culture without Marvel Comics. For decades, Marvel has published groundbreaking visual narratives that sustain attention on multiple levels: as metaphors for the experience of difference and otherness; as meditations on the fluid nature of identity; and as high-water marks in the artistic tradition of American cartooning, to name a few. Drawing upon multiple comic book series, this collection includes Captain America's very first appearances from 1941 alongside key examples of his first solo stories of the 1960s, in which Steve Rogers, the newly resurrected hero of World War II, searches to find his place in a new and unfamiliar world. As the contents reveal, the transformations of this American icon thus mark parallel transformations in the nation itself

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Kirby, J., Simon, J., Lee, S., Steranko., Romita, J., Yang, G. L., & Saunders, B. (2022). Captain America . Penguin Classics.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Jack Kirby et al.. 2022. Captain America. Penguin Classics.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Jack Kirby et al.. Captain America Penguin Classics, 2022.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Kirby, Jack, et al. Captain America Penguin Classics, 2022.

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