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The Resource Boys of steel : the creators of Superman, by Marc Tyler Nobleman ; illustrated by Ross MacDonald

Boys of steel : the creators of Superman, by Marc Tyler Nobleman ; illustrated by Ross MacDonald

Label
Boys of steel : the creators of Superman
Title
Boys of steel
Title remainder
the creators of Superman
Statement of responsibility
by Marc Tyler Nobleman ; illustrated by Ross MacDonald
Title variation
Creators of Superman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on the true lives of Jerry Siegel & Joe Shuster, two misfit teens in Cleveland, were more like Clark Kent than Superman. Both boys escaped into the worlds of science fiction and pulp magazine tales. In 1934, they created the superhero, but it was four years before they convinced a publisher to take a chance on their Man of Steel in a new format--the comic book
Awards note
Children's notable lists, 2009.
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nobleman, Marc Tyler
Dewey number
  • 741.5/973
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
LG
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
5.8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
MacDonald, Ross
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Siegel, Jerry
  • Shuster, Joe
  • Superman
  • Cartoonists
Target audience
primary
Label
Boys of steel : the creators of Superman, by Marc Tyler Nobleman ; illustrated by Ross MacDonald
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn174112745
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
34 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780375938023
Lccn
2007041606
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
JE NOBLEMAN ; XX-JE/WN-JEA ; [JAC-WN] ; NX0808B1/ACQASSIGNNRBS08/09 ; SY0901INGRAM4.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 174112745
  • (Sirsi) 174112745
  • (OCoLC)174112745
Label
Boys of steel : the creators of Superman, by Marc Tyler Nobleman ; illustrated by Ross MacDonald
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn174112745
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
34 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780375938023
Lccn
2007041606
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
JE NOBLEMAN ; XX-JE/WN-JEA ; [JAC-WN] ; NX0808B1/ACQASSIGNNRBS08/09 ; SY0901INGRAM4.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 174112745
  • (Sirsi) 174112745
  • (OCoLC)174112745

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