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Author Andes, Stephen J. C. (Stephen Joseph Carl), author.

Title Zorro's shadow : how a Mexican legend became America's first superhero / Stephen J.C. Andes.

Publication Info. Chicago, IL : Chicago Review Press, [2020]
Location Call No. Status
 Naper Blvd. Adult Nonfiction  813.52 ZOR    AVAILABLE
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Description x, 276 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-268) and index.
Summary "Historian and Latin American studies expert Stephen J. C. Andes investigates the legends behind the mask of Zorro, describing how the stories of William Lamport and Joaquín Murrieta influenced the development of the masked hero in black, and revealing Zorro as the Latinx inspiration for today's iconic superheroes"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Zorro (Fictitious character)
McCulley, Johnston, 1883-1958 -- Characters -- Zorro.
Lombardo, Guillén, 1615-1659 -- Influence.
Murieta, Joaquín, -1853 -- Influence.
ISBN 9781641602938 (trade paperback)
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