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Thunderbirds: The Comic Collectionby Gerry Anderson
Synopses & Reviews
Featuring original comic artwork from the 1960s and 1970s, this definitive collection from the cult classic TV series comes at the cusp of the show's 50th anniversary
2015 is the 50th anniversary of the Thunderbirds, which debuted in 1965 and has had a cult following ever since. Devised by Gerry and Sylvia Anderson, the show became famous for its marionette puppetry, which Gerry Anderson dubbed "Supermarionation." This beautifully presented collection of original 1960s and 1970s Thunderbirds comic book stories is packed full of Tracey Island comic adventures which can be enjoyed by fans both young and old alike. It includes a special section of cutaway images of Thunderbirds vehicles and buildings, facts about the illustrators, and a tribute to Gerry Anderson.
About the Author
Gerry Anderson (1929-2012) was a television and film producer, director, and writer known for his futuristic television shows, the most successful of which was Thunderbirds.
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