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The Resource Superman versus the Ku Klux Klan : the true story of how the iconic superhero battled the men of hate, by Rick Bowers

Superman versus the Ku Klux Klan : the true story of how the iconic superhero battled the men of hate, by Rick Bowers

Label
Superman versus the Ku Klux Klan : the true story of how the iconic superhero battled the men of hate
Title
Superman versus the Ku Klux Klan
Title remainder
the true story of how the iconic superhero battled the men of hate
Statement of responsibility
by Rick Bowers
Title variation
Superman vs. the Ku Klux Klan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book tells a group of intertwining stories that culminate in the historic 1947 collision of the Superman Radio Show and the Ku Klux Klan
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
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1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bowers, Rick
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Interest level
Grades 5-8
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
9.6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ku Klux Klan (1915- )
  • Superman (Philosophical concept)
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Prejudices
  • Human rights workers
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Superman versus the Ku Klux Klan : the true story of how the iconic superhero battled the men of hate, by Rick Bowers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-158) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The birth of Superman : Kosher delis & distant galaxies -- Kindred spirits & creative forces -- The magic of the mix -- Bootleg whiskey & printer's ink -- Champion of the oppressed. Emerging from the shadows : Orange groves & hooded horses -- The original KIan -- Back from the dead -- A bold new message. Juggernaut : The big blue money machine -- "Mayhem, murder, torture, & abduction" -- On the air -- The secret weapon -- Fighting hate at home. Collision : Operation intolerance -- Return to Stone Mountain -- "Clan of the fiery cross" -- Superman, we applaud you. Afterword--what happened to them?
Control code
ocn713188702
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
160 pages, [4] pages of plates
Isbn
9781426309168
Lccn
2011024660
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781426309151
  • (OCoLC)713188702
  • (Sirsi) b1473008x
Label
Superman versus the Ku Klux Klan : the true story of how the iconic superhero battled the men of hate, by Rick Bowers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-158) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The birth of Superman : Kosher delis & distant galaxies -- Kindred spirits & creative forces -- The magic of the mix -- Bootleg whiskey & printer's ink -- Champion of the oppressed. Emerging from the shadows : Orange groves & hooded horses -- The original KIan -- Back from the dead -- A bold new message. Juggernaut : The big blue money machine -- "Mayhem, murder, torture, & abduction" -- On the air -- The secret weapon -- Fighting hate at home. Collision : Operation intolerance -- Return to Stone Mountain -- "Clan of the fiery cross" -- Superman, we applaud you. Afterword--what happened to them?
Control code
ocn713188702
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
160 pages, [4] pages of plates
Isbn
9781426309168
Lccn
2011024660
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781426309151
  • (OCoLC)713188702
  • (Sirsi) b1473008x

Library Locations

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      555 Washington Street, Paducah, KY, 42003, US
      37.0841169 -88.5988375
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