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Called 'a masterpiece' by R. Crumb, A Life Forcechronicles not only the Great Depression but also the rise of Nazism and the spread of socialist politics through the depiction of the protagonist, Jacob Shtarkah, whose existential search reflected Eisner"s own lifelong struggle.

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"Eisner was not only ahead of his times; the present times are still catching up to him."--John Updike

Synopsis:

Called "a masterpiece" by R. Crumb, chronicles not only the Great Depression but also the rise of Nazism and the spread of socialist politics through the depiction of the protagonist, Jacob Shtarkah, whose existential search reflected Eisner's own lifelong struggle.

About the Author

Born in New York in 1917, Will Eisner was the author of the legendary comic strip The Spirit. His fifteen graphic novels, as well as his posthumous history, The Plot, form the Will Eisner Library. The comic industry's top annual awards, "The Eisners," are named in his honor.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780393328035
Author:
Eisner, Will
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Author:
Eisner
Author:
Will
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Graphic Novels - General
Subject:
Graphic Novels
Subject:
Comic books, strips, etc.
Subject:
Graphic Novels-Literary
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20061231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
10 x 7 in

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