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User Review  - Ron18 - LibraryThing

It's hard not to make this review about me, as annoying as that would be to read, because of how important comics - and Marvel Comics in particular - were to me (and still are, to some degree), but I ... Read full review

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User Review  - DarthDeverell - LibraryThing

Sean Howe's Marvel Comics: The Untold Story begins with a quick account of Timely and Atlas Comics before turning to the launch of the Marvel Age with the Fantastic Four. From there, he examines the ... Read full review

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User Review  - cvalin - LibraryThing

As someone who has been a fan of comics for decades and worked on both the industry and retail sides of the business, I found this well written and researched look at Marvel behind the scenes fascinating. Read full review

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User Review  - JonArnold - LibraryThing

This book should probably come with a health warning; that it may destroy the love of even the hardiest Marvel fan. It’s an unofficial history of one of the dominant cultural forces of the late ... Read full review

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User Review  - BruceCoulson - LibraryThing

An 'Inside Edition' history of Marvel Comics, from the early days (when the company was Timely Comics) to the mid 2000s. Loaded with gossip and snide insider commentary. Howe does include dissenting ... Read full review

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User Review  - EricKibler - LibraryThing

I'm so verklempt! This book is on the one hand, a great trip down memory lane, and on the other hand, an open-eyed visit to the sausage factory. As an longstanding fan of Marvel Comics, I can't ... Read full review

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User Review  - JonathanGorman - LibraryThing

An excellent history that contained lot I actually didn't know about Marvel. I read this for pleasure, but I think I might have to track down a copy and re-read it, taking notes. I've liked Marvel ... Read full review

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User Review  - John_Pappas - LibraryThing

Amazing and you should read it. 'Nuff said. Read full review


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