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Superman versus the Ku Klux Klan : the true story of how the iconic superhero battled the men of hate / by Rick Bowers.

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  • 6 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - The Third Place Teen Library T 741.5 BOW (Text) 840191001997260 Teen - Nonfiction Available -
Greentown PL - Greentown 741.5 BOWERS YA (Text) 75342000072818 Junior Non-Fiction Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland Y741.5 B786 (Text) 76383000410093 Youth Non-Fiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 741.597 BOW (Text) 37323005014835 NONFIC Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 741.5973 BOWE (Text) 39231032263853 Adult Non-fiction Collection Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle J741.5973 BOWE (Text) 39231032838431 Children's Fiction Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781426309168 (library binding : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9781426309151 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 160 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2012]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-156) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Part one: the birth of Superman ; Kosher delis and distant galaxies ; kindred spirits and creative forces ; the magic of the mix ; bootleg whiskey and printer's ink ; champion of the oppressed -- Part two: emerging from the shadows ; orange groves and hooded horses ; the original klan ; back from the dead ; a bold new message -- Part three: juggernaut ; the big blue money machine ; "mayhem, murder, torture, and abduction" ; on the air ; the secret weapon ; fighting hate at home -- Part four: collision ; operation intolerance ; return to Stone Mountain ; "Clan of the Fiery Cross" ; Superman, we applaud you.
Summary, etc.:
This book tells a group of intertwining stories that culminate in the historic 1947 collision of the Superman Radio Show and the Ku Klux Klan.
Target Audience Note:
1300 Lexile.
Subject: Ku Klux Klan (1915- )
Superman (Comic strip)
Superman (Fictitious character)
Comic books, strips, etc. > Social aspects.

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