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The Black Panther Party : a graphic novel history / David F. Walker ; art, colors, and letters by Marcus Kwame Anderson.

Walker, David, 1968- (author.). Anderson, Marcus Kwame, 1976- (artist,, colorist,, letterer.).

Available copies

  • 0 of 1 copy available at Memorial Library of Nazareth and Vicinity.
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Nazareth.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Memorial Library of Nazareth and Vicinity 741.5 WAL 2021 (Text) 31001101810852 Adult Non Fiction Checked Out 06/24/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 1984857703
  • ISBN: 9781984857705
  • Physical Description: 183 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: [Emeryville] California : Ten Speed Press, [2021]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 174-176) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The myth of the Panthers -- Before the Panthers -- 1966: Birth of the Panthers -- 1967: Panthers unleashed -- 1968: Public enemies -- 1969: Casualties of war -- 1970: The beginning of the end -- 1971-1988: Death of the Panthers.
Summary, etc.:
"Founded in Oakland, California, in 1966, the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense was a radical political organization that stood in defiant contrast to the mainstream civil rights movement. This gripping illustrated history explores the impact and significance of the Panthers, from their social, educational, and healthcare programs that were designed to uplift the Black community to their battle against police brutality through citizen patrols and frequent clashes with the FBI, which targeted the Party from its outset. Using dramatic comic book-style retellings and illustrated profiles of key figures, The Black Panther Party captures the major events, people, and actions of the Party, as well as their cultural and political influence and enduring legacy."--book jacket.
Subject: Black Panther Party > Comic books, strips, etc.
Black power > United States > Comic books, strips, etc.
African Americans > Politics and government > Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre: Graphic novels.
Comic books, strips, etc.
Graphic novels.
Nonfiction comics.
Graphic novels.

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