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Comic Book Implosion by Keith Dallas and John Wells (book review).

August 22, 2018 | By | Reply More
Comic Book Implosion by Keith Dallas and John Wells (book review).

As Keith Dallas and John Wells explain in their introduction to their book, ‘Comic Book Implosion’, there hasn’t been a book documenting the events in 1978 when DC Comics’ comicbook explosion imploded instead. There’s also been a lot of speculation but no one has really put together all the facts as they draw together interviews […]

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American Comic Book Chronicles: The 1960s: 1960-1964 by John Wells (book review).

October 16, 2014 | By | Reply More
American Comic Book Chronicles: The 1960s: 1960-1964 by John Wells (book review).

Comicbooks were still in the doldrums as the 1960s dawned because of the restrictions laid upon them by the Comic Codes Authority and even those who worked in the industry thought its years were numbered. There wasn’t enough work to go around and they were seen as the poor relative to the newspaper cartoon strip. […]

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American Comic Book Chronicles: 1965-69 by John Wells (book review).

June 28, 2014 | By | Reply More
American Comic Book Chronicles: 1965-69 by John Wells (book review).

The 1960s was an expansive time for comics, so it’s hardly surprising that these ‘American Comic Book Chronicles’ would need more than one volume to cover this decade and this is the second of these 1960s volumes covering 1965-1969. If anything, this was the period where Marvel Comics was rapidly becoming the teenagers favourite company […]

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