Men's Adventure Magazines in Postwar America


Hefty comprehensive guide to postwar American men's adventure magazines; includes descriptions of history, culture and artistry of the magazines of the 1950s-1970s.

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Hefty comprehensive guide to postwar American men's adventure magazines; includes descriptions of history, culture and artistry of the magazines of the 1950s-1970s.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9783822825174
  • Publisher: Taschen America, LLC
  • Publication date: 10/17/2004
  • Pages: 511
  • Product dimensions: 8.00 (w) x 10.28 (h) x 1.57 (d)

Meet the Author

Max Allan Collins is the author of the Shamus Award-winning Nathan Heller historical thrillers; his other books include the New York Times bestseller Saving Private Ryan and the bestselling CSI series. His comics writing ranges from the graphic novel Road to Perdition, source of the Tom Hanks film, to long runs as scripter of the a oeDick Tracya comic strip and his own innovative a oeMs. Tree.a Collins is also a screenwriter and a leading Indie filmmaker. He lives in Iowa with his wife, writer Barbara Collins, and their son, Nathan.
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Table of Contents

Blood, Sweat, and Tits
A History of Men's Adventure Magazines 6
Die Geschichte der Mannerabenteuerhefte 20
L'Histoire des magazines d'aventures pour hommes 32
Chapter 1 Weasels Ripped My Flesh
When Animals Attack 45
Der Angriff der Tiere 48
Les betes sauvages attaquent 51
Chapter 2 The Wild Rampage of the Sex-Crazed Pirate Women
From the High Seas to High Noon 95
Von Hoher See in den Wilden Westen 98
De la haute mer au midi brulant 101
Chapter 3 I Watched the Fire Dance of Human Sacrifice
The Natives Were Getting Restless 165
Die Eingeborenen werden unruhig 168
Pas un instant de repit pour les autochtones 171
Chapter 4 We Shot Our Way Out
Life and Death on the Front Lines 225
Leben und Sterben an der Front 228
Vie et mort sur les lignes de front 231
Chapter 5 A Bonfire in Hell for the Nazis' Passion Slaves
Sweat, Nazis, and SS Sex Slaves: A Social History by Steven Heller 285
Schweiss, Nazis und SS Sexsklavinnen: Eine sozialgeschichtliche Betrachtung von S. Heller 291
Sueur, nazis et esclaves sexuelles des SS: Une histoire sociale par Steven Heller 293
Chapter 6 Soft Flesh for the Reds' House of 1,000 Agonies
The Red Menace and the Yellow Peril 367
Rote Bedrohung und gelbe Gefahr 370
Menace rouge et peril jaune 372
Chapter 7 Bury Me Alive in Hell's Graveyard
A World of Trouble 425
Eine Welt voller Scherereien 428
Un monde seme d'embuches 431
The Man Who Made the Nazis Sweat
An Interview with Norm Eastman by George Hagenauer 466
Ein Interview mit Norm Eastman von George Hagenauer 476
Une interview de Norm Eastman par George Hagenauer 482
The Publishers 488
Die Verleger 488
Les editeurs 489
The Artists 491
Die Kunstler 492
Les artistes 494
The Writers 506
Die Autoren 507
Les ecrivains 509
About the Rich Oberg Collection 511
Die Rich-Oberg-Sammlung 511
A propos de la collection Rich Oberg 511
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