Action! Mystery! Thrills! Comic Book Covers of the Golden Age: 1933-45

Action! Mystery! Thrills! Comic Book Covers of the Golden Age: 1933-45

Action! Mystery! Thrills! Comic Book Covers of the Golden Age: 1933-45

Status:
Completed

Alternate name:
Action! Mystery! Thrills! Comic Book Covers of the Golden Age: 1933-45 2011

Released:
2011

Author:
Greg Sadowski

Genres:
Thriller

Summary

Majestic, iconic, chaotic, or downright weird, a classic comic book cover has an undeniable appeal, and Action! Mystery! Thrills! celebrates in spades this unique cultural icon. The covers are arranged chronologically to give the reader a sense of the sweeping trends and stylistic developments throughout the medium's first decade, as inexorable waves of dazzling imagery battled monthly for newsstand attention.