American TV Comic Books (1940s-1980s): From The Small Screen To The Printed Page

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American TV Comic Books (1940s-1980s) takes you from the small screen to the printed page, offering a fascinating and detailed year-by-year history of over 300 television shows and over 2000 comic book adaptations across five decades. Peter Bosch has documented this amazing area of comics history, tracking down the well-known series (Star Trek, The Munsters) and the lesser-known shows (Captain Gallant, Pinky Lee) to present the finest look ever taken at this unique genre of comic books. Included are hundreds of full-color covers and images, plus profiles of the artists who drew TV comics: Gene Colan, Alex Toth, Dan Spiegle, Russ Manning, John Buscema, Russ Heath, and many more giants of the comic book world. Whether you loved watching The Lone Ranger, Rawhide, and Zorro from the 1950sThe Andy Griffith Show, The Monkees, and The Mod Squad in the 1960sAdam-12, Battlestar Galactica, and The Bionic Woman in the 1970sor Alf, Fraggle Rock, and 'V' in the 1980sthere's something here for fans of TV and comics alike.