The Leading eBooks Store Online

3,508,729 members ⚫ 2,065,349 ebooks

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Comic books, strips, etc.

Most popular at the top

  • American Theology, Superhero Comics, and Cinemaby Anthony Mills

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    Stan Lee, who was the head writer of Marvel Comics in the early 1960s, co-created such popular heroes as Spider-Man, Hulk, the X-Men, the Fantastic Four, Iron Man, Thor, and Daredevil. This book traces the ways in which American theologians and comic books of the era were not only both saying things about what it means to be human, but, starting with... more...

  • The Ages of Wonder Womanby Joseph J. Darowski

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2013; US$ 40.00

    Created in 1941 by the psychologist William Marston, Wonder Woman would go on to have one of the longest continuous runs of published comic book adventures in the history of the industry. More than 70 years after her debut, Wonder Woman remains a popular culture icon. Throughout the intervening years many comic book creators have had a hand in guiding... more...

  • Comics as History, Comics as Literatureby Annessa Ann Babic

    Fairleigh Dickinson University Press 2013; US$ 44.99

    This anthology hosts a collection of essays examining the role of comics as portals for historical and academic content, while keeping the approach on an international market versus the American one. more...

  • Comics and the Sensesby Ian Hague

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    Attempts to define what comics are and explain how they work have not always been successful because they are premised upon the idea that comic strips, comic books and graphic novels are inherently and almost exclusively visual. This book challenges that premise, and asserts that comics is not just a visual medium. The book outlines the multisensory... more...

  • Miyamoto Musashis "Buch der fünf Ringe"by Leo Gough; Nikolas Bertheau

    Gabal Verlag 2012; US$ 11.89

    Das Buch der fünf Ringe des japanischen Samurai Miyamoto Musashi gilt heute als Klassiker für strategisches Handeln. Leo Gough präsentiert daraus 52 brillante Ideen, erläutert sie mit Beispielen aus unserer Wirtschaftswelt und ergänzt sie mit praktischen Tipps und Zitaten. Musashis Weisheit ist geprägt vom Zen Buddhismus, die fünf Ringe stehen für... more...

  • X-Men and the Mutant Metaphorby Joseph J. Darowski

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 72.99

    Among both fans and the academic community, there is a general assumption that the X-Men franchise is one of the most progressive and inclusive superhero comic books that has been published. However, this study challenges such assumptions, revealing that there is an unfortunate trend throughout the majority of the title?s history: Minority characters... more...

  • The Quest for Jewish Belief and Identity in the Graphic Novelby Stephen E. Tabachnick

    University of Alabama Press 2014; US$ 39.95

    Many Jewish artists and writers contributed to the creation of popular comics and graphic novels, and in The Quest for Jewish Belief and Identity in the Graphic Novel , Stephen E. Tabachnick takes readers on an engaging tour of graphic novels that explore themes of Jewish identity and belief. The creators of Superman (Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster),... more...

  • Caesar, Attila und Co.by Filippo Carlà

    Philipp von Zabern Verlag 2014; US$ 57.23

    Ob Mickey Mouse, Metauro oder Mosaik - die Antike ist in zahlreichen europäischen Comics verbreitet. Von den Graphic Novels über die didaktischen Comics, von längeren Serien über sporadische Erscheinungen des Altertums in etablierten Reihen bis hin zu kleineren satirischen Produktionen und den erotischen ?schwarzen? Comics der 1970er Jahre wird hier... more...

  • The Horror Comicsby William Schoell

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2014; US$ 45.00

    This historical and critical survey looks at horror comics from the Golden Age of the 40s, through the Silver Age of the 60s, up until the early 80s--the end of the Bronze Age. Included are the earliest series, like American Comics Group's Adventures into the Unknown and Prize Comics' Frankenstein, and the controversial graphic and gory comics... more...

  • Humorby Frank Lisson

    zu Klampen 2014; US$ 13.24

    Der Humor zählt zu den rätselhaftesten Erscheinungen menschlicher Existenz; immer wieder hat man versucht, diesem Phänomen auf die Spur zu kommen, denn ohne das Komische in der Welt wäre das Leben vermutlich schwer zu ertragen. Lachen scheint somit geradezu lebensnotwendig. Wie aber kam der Witz in die Welt? Lachen über Komisches ist eine... more...