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Divas, dames & daredevils : lost heroines of golden age comics / compiled and annotated by Mike Madrid ; foreword by Maria Elena Buszek, Ph.D.

Madrid, Mike, (compiler,, annotator.). Buszek, Maria Elena, 1971- (writer of added commentary.).
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New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle F MADR (Text) 39231032910867 Adult Graphic Novel Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1935259237 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 9781935259237 (paperback) :
  • Physical Description: 236 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: [Colestin, Oregon] : Exterminating Angel Press, [2013]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Foreword / by Maria Elena Buszek, Ph.D. -- Golden years -- A cast of thousands -- Women at war. Jane Martin ; Pat Parker, war nurse ; Madame Strange ; Pat Patriot ; Lady Satan ; Black Venus -- Mystery women. Woman in red ; Spider Queen ; Mother Hubbard ; Spider Widow ; Veiled Avenger ; Pussy Katnip -- Daring dames. Penny Wright, feature writer ; Betty Bates, lady at law ; Blonde Bomber ; Jill Trent, science sleuth ; Calamity Jane -- 20th century goddesses. Fantomah, mystery woman of the jungle ; Amazona ; Marga the Panther Woman ; Wildfire ; Diana the Huntress ; Maureen Marine -- Warriors & queens. Camilla, Queen of the Lost Empire ; Sorceress of Zoom ; Gale Allen and the girl squadron ; Magician from Mars ; Mysta of the moon -- A moment in time.
Summary, etc.:
Compiles the stories of little known heroines from the Golden Age of comics, including Lady Satan, the Blonde Bomber, and Wildfire.
Target Audience Note:
GN 620 Lexile.
Subject: Women heroes > Comic books, strips, etc.
Daredevils > Comic books, strips, etc.
Adventure and adventurers > Comic books, strips, etc.
Stunt performers > Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre: Graphic novels.

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