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

Minear, Richard H. (Author). Geisel, Theodor Seuss, 1904-1991 (Added Author). Seuss, Dr. (Added Author). Spiegelman, Art. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Jay Co PL - Portland 940.54 M664 (Text) 76383000463019 Adult New Shelf, NF Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1565847040 (pbk.) :
  • Physical Description: 272 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Paperback edition.
  • Publisher: New York : New Press, 2001.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Published in cooperation with the Dr. Seuss Collection at the University of California at San Diego."
Introduction by Art Spiegelman.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
The bestselling treasure trove of World War II political cartoons by Dr. Seuss. For decades, readers throughout the world have enjoyed the marvelous stories and illustrations of Theodor Seuss Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss. But few know the work Geisel did as a political cartoonist during World War II, for the New York daily newspaper PM. In these extraordinarily trenchant cartoons, Geisel presents "a provocative history of wartime politics" (Entertainment Weekly). Dr. Seuss Goes to War features handsome, large-format reproductions of more than two hundred of Geisel's cartoons, alongside "insightful" (Booklist) commentary by the historian Richard H. Minear that places them in the context of the national climate they reflect. Pulitzer Prize-winner Art Spiegelman's introduction places Seuss firmly in the pantheon of the leading political cartoonists of our time. 200 black-and-white illustrations.
Subject: Seuss, Dr. > Catalogs.
Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945 > Caricatures and cartoons.
World War, 1939-1945 > Japanese Americans > Caricatures and cartoons.
Political cartoons > United States > 20th Century.
Editorial cartoons > United States > 20th century.
World War, 1939-1945 > Caricatures and cartoons.

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