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A Haunt of Fears: The Strange History of the British Horror Comics Campaign
Between 1949 and 1955 Britain was swept by a rising tide of panic about "American-style" or "horror" comics. The British press cried out in alarm: "Now Ban This Filth That Poisons Our Children," "Drive Out the Horror Comics." As one frenzied columnist protested: "I feel as though I have been trudging through a sewer. Here is a terrible twilight zone between sanity and madn ...more
Paperback, 252 pages
Published October 1st 1992 by University Press of Mississippi
(first published January 1st 1984)
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