Collected Skunkworks

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Language: English

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Brief Tests of Collection Strength: A Methodology for All Types of Libraries. Works Consulted: Moore A. (1983) "BEHIND THE PAINTED SMILE" An Essay by Alan Moore on the creation of "V for Vendetta" Book Remediation: Understanding New Media by J. Fans of IDW writers such as Joe Hill, Anne Rice, Max Brooks, Peter S. Bookbird: A Journal of International Children's Literature (Johns Hopkins University Press), 49(4), 68-75.

Pages: 128

Publisher: Radio Comix (November 19, 2002)

ISBN: 0970791038

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