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Dr. Seuss goes to war : the World War II editorial cartoons of Theodor Seuss Geisel / Richard H. Minear.

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  • ISBN: 9781595589903 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1595589902 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (272 pages) : chiefly illustrations
  • Edition: Pbk. edition.
  • Publisher: New York : New Press ; 2001.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Cartoons drawn for the New York daily newspaper PM.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267).
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction / Art Spiegelman -- Some important dates -- Dr. Seuss and PM -- The home front -- Hitler and Nazi Germany -- The rest of the World -- Winning and war -- Concluding thoughts.
Summary, etc.:
Presents more than two hundred reproductions of the political cartoons of Theodor Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss, written during World War II for the daily newspaper, "PM," between 1941 and 1942, and that comment on isolationism, racism, and anti-Semitism. Primary source material.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on print version record.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Caricatures and cartoons.
World politics > 1900-1945 > Caricatures and cartoons.
American wit and humor, Pictorial.
United States > Politics and government > 1933-1945 > Caricatures and cartoons.
Genre: Electronic books.

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