New book on US history and empire in comic form.

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New book on US history and empire in comic form.

 

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Labor and political cartoonist Mike Konopacki -- close friend and collaborator of UE's cartoonist Gary Huck -- has produced a brilliant book-length graphic adaptation of a major portion of Howard Zinn's classic A People's History of the United States.

[url=http://www.monthlyreview.org/mrzine/hh050408.html]A People's History of American Empire[/url]

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By creating a comic book version that is very attractive and great fun to read, Konopacki will enable Howard Zinn's important ideas about American history to reach an even larger audience.

Here's a sample page ...

[img]http://www.monthlyreview.org/mrzine/ph_panel_1_800.jpg" width="400[/img]

P.S. Thanks to jas for reminding me how to reformat the image and make it a little smaller [url=http://www.rabble.ca/babble/ultimatebb.php?ubb=get_topic&f=36&t=000768]over here.[/url]

[ 07 April 2008: Message edited by: N.Beltov ]

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And here's a little video introduction. (I posted this before, but it goes better here.)