Four Colour Combat: Canadian Forces in War Comics

Four Colour Combat: Canadian Forces in War Comics

by Cord A Scott

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Overview

Comic books transcend space and time.

Regardless of one’s grasp of language, comic books allow the reader to insert themselves into the action by way of simple, exciting four colour graphics.

Centered around Canadian war stories within American comic books, the comics featured in this book have a unique spirit to them and play a colourful role in popular culture and history storytelling.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781950385034
Publisher: W. Brand Publishing
Publication date: 04/16/2019
Pages: 152
Sales rank: 364,624
Product dimensions: 6.63(w) x 10.25(h) x 0.41(d)

About the Author

CORD A. SCOTT is an Associate Professor for the University of Maryland system currently residing in Korea. His publication work includes several topics on aspects of Chicago history, aspects of popular culture in American media as well as American military culture, and aspects of comic books. His book Comics and Conflict was published in 2014. Currently, he is working on cartoons produced in Stars and Stripes during World War I.

Table of Contents

Introduction and Acknowledgements 9

Book Introduction 11

The Ground War 15

The Air War 65

Sea Stories 135

The Recent Years 147

Conclusions 149

About the Author 151

Bibliography 153

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