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Author Weldon, Glen, author.

Title The caped crusade : Batman and the rise of nerd culture / Glen Weldon.

Edition First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Publication Info. New York : Simon & Schuster, 2016.
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 Naper Blvd. Adult Nonfiction  741.5973 WEL    AVAILABLE
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Description viii, 324 pages, [8] unnumbered pages of color plates : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [289]-305) and index.
Summary In The Caped Crusade, with humor and insight, Glen Weldon, book critic for NPR and author of Superman: The Unauthorized Biography, lays out Batman's seventy-eight-year cultural history and shows how he has helped make us who we are today and why his legacy remains so strong.
Subject Batman (Fictitious character)
Batman (Fictitious character) -- History and criticism.
Batman (Fictitious character) -- Social aspects.
Batman (Comic strip) -- History.
Added Title Batman and the rise of nerd culture
ISBN 9781476756691 (hardcover)
1476756694 (hardcover)
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