(August 2001)

Fantagraphics, 2001 Series
 
Price:
24.95 USD; 37.95 CAD
Pages:
300
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fantagraphics Books
Brand:
Fantagraphics Books
ISBN:
1-56097-432-X Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
979156097432052495
Editing:
Kim Thompson (Editorial Coordination)
Color:
black and white
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Binding:
trade paperback

Issue Notes

2nd printing: March 2002. 3rd printing: June 2002. 4th printing: November 2002. 5th printing: November 2003

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Sacco
Inks:
Joe Sacco

Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

credits / 3 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Sacco
Inks:
Joe Sacco
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
blank page; title page; indicia & production credits

Homage to Joe Sacco (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Edward Said
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Author's Foreword (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco
Letters:
typeset

Chapter One (Table of Contents)

filler / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Sacco
Inks:
Joe Sacco
Letters:
?

Cairo (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Sacco; Shreef; Taha
Synopsis:
Sacco talks to a couple of hotel receptionists in Cairo. While one is apolitical, the other has strong feelings against Israel.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Autobiography; Documentation

Indexer Notes

Dated July 1992

Blind Dates (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Sacco; Man from Nablus; Claudia
Synopsis:
Sacco meets a man in the West Bank who welcomes him with open arms. He goes on to contrast the widespread exposure the Leon Klinghoffer/ Achille Lauro affair received with the lack of U.S. media coverage of the oppression of Palestinians.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Autobiography; Documentation

Indexer Notes

Dated July-August 1992

Return (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Sacco; Dave; Mary Ann; Old Palestinian
Synopsis:
Sacco talks to a young Jewish man in Jerusalem and gives a brief rundown on the origins of Zionism. He meets a Palestinian refugee from 1948.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Autobiography; Documentation

Indexer Notes

Dated August-September 1992

Eye of the Beholder (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Israeli Soldier; American Girl; Girl's Mother; Joe Sacco; Israeli Demonstrator
Synopsis:
In Silwan, Sacco comes across a demonstration against the settlements and a demonstration in favor of them.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Dated September 1992

Valley of Kidron (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Sacco; Chubby Arab Kid; Tall Arab Kid
Synopsis:
Sacco meets a kid who claims that settlers kicked out his family from their home in Silwan.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Autobiography; Documentation

Indexer Notes

Dated August 1992

Chapter Two (Table of Contents)

filler / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Sacco
Inks:
Joe Sacco
Letters:
Typeset

Taxi (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Sacco
Synopsis:
Sacco details what his taxi rides are like to various Palestinian locations.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated October 1992

Public & Private Wounds (Nablus) (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
The Milkman; Kid Who Was Shot Five Times; Girl Who Was Shot in the Schoolyard
Synopsis:
In Nablus, Sacco attracts a small crowd. He is taken to a hospital to see several Palestinian gunfire casualties.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated October 1992

Carry On, Doctor (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Girl Who Was Shot in the Schoolyard; Nurse; Medical Technician;
Synopsis:
A medical technician details some of the tactics Israeli soldiers used when inside their hospital.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated November 1992

Hebron (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Sacco; Tour Guide
Synopsis:
Sacco visits the Cave of Machpelah, accompanied by a Palestinian tour guide. The guide is taunted by a small group of settlers.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated November 1992

Remind Me (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Sacco; Saburo; Green Card; Orange Card; Jabril; Mahmoud; Firas; Ahmed; Abu Akram
Synopsis:
A text piece accompanied by several illustrations. In the Balata refugee camp, Sacco gives a little background history on how the camp came into existence. Sacco stays overnight in the house of one family and with some difficulty visits a school.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated December 1992

Chapter Three (Table of Contents)

filler / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Sacco
Inks:
Joe Sacco
Letters:
Typeset

A Thousand Words (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Saburo; Joe Sacco; Saleh; Newsroom Editor
Synopsis:
Sacco and Saburo come across a Palestinian demonstration on Nablus Road.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated January-February 1993

The Bucket (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Sacco; Sami; Saburo; Woman Whose Olive Trees were Cut; Old Lady with Demolished Home; Man Whose Brother was Shot
Synopsis:
Sami takes Sacco to a village east of the Green Line. He hears several stories from the villagers about injustices committed by settlers and soldiers alike.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated February-March 1993

Brother for a Day (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Sacco; Khaled; Shopkeeper; Middle-Aged Mother
Synopsis:
Joe meets Khaled, who has soldiers looking for him. Both go to Kalandia and meet the family of Khaled's friend. Sacco attempts to convince them that many Israelis don't agree with the occupation.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated March 1993

Where is Saburo? (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Sacco; Saburo
Synopsis:
Saburo finally comes back from an outing at Camp One.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated April 1993

Chapter Four (Table of Contents)

filler / 3 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Sacco
Inks:
Joe Sacco
Letters:
Typeset

Ansar III (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco
Pencils:
Joe Sacco
Inks:
Joe Sacco
Letters:
Joe Sacco

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Yusef; Mohammed; Iyyad
Synopsis:
Sacco relates the representative stories of three alumni of the Ansar III prison.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Dated April-June 1993

Moderate Pressure Part 1 (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco
Pencils:
Joe Sacco
Inks:
Joe Sacco
Letters:
Joe Sacco

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Joe Sacco; Jabril; Abu Akram
Synopsis:
Sacco talks to a few people who experienced torture under custody of the Shin Bet.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Dated May-June 1993

A Palestinian Joke (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco
Pencils:
Joe Sacco
Inks:
Joe Sacco
Letters:
Joe Sacco

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
What happens when a CIA agent, a KGB agent and a Shin Bet agent walk along a forest and see a rabbit?
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Dated June 1993

The Tough and the Dead (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco
Pencils:
Joe Sacco
Inks:
Joe Sacco
Letters:
Joe Sacco

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Palestinian Woman; Saleh; Joe Sacco
Synopsis:
A Palestinian woman talks about the torture she experienced while being held by the Shin Bet. In addition, Sacco attends the funeral procession of Mustafa Akkawi, who died after two weeks of Israeli interrogation.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated June 1993

Moderate Pressure Part 2 (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco
Pencils:
Joe Sacco
Inks:
Joe Sacco
Letters:
Joe Sacco

Characters:
Ghassan; Joe Sacco; Israeli Policeman; Israeli Prosecutor; Israeli Defense Attorney; Israeli Judge
Synopsis:
Sacco interviews a man who experienced days of being bound with sleep deprivation.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Dated June-July 1993

Chapter Five (Table of Contents)

filler / 3 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Sacco
Inks:
Joe Sacco
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Section heading and two blank pages

Ramallah (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Sacco; Falafel Vendor
Synopsis:
In Ramallah, Sacco witnesses a demonstration that turns violent.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated August-September 1993

Chicago (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Sacco; Palestinian Woman
Synopsis:
A Palestinian woman who lived eleven years in the U.S. talks to Sacco.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated September 1993

Getting the Story (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Sacco; Bassem; Shafeek
Synopsis:
Sacco tries to find out more details about an Israeli settler attack in Hebron.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated September 1993

Women (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Sacco; Teenaged Girl; Muna; Rita
Synopsis:
A few feminists talk to Sacco about the treatment of women vis-a-vis the Arabic culture of Palestine.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated October 1993

Hijab (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Sacco; Woman in Taxi; Muna; Nineteen-Year-Woman; Twenty-Year-Old Woman
Synopsis:
Sacco talks about how the hijab ties in with the intifada, Islam and women.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated November 1993

Still One of the Boys (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Blind Man; Joe Sacco
Synopsis:
In the Jabalia camp, a blind man tells a joke.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated November 1993

Chapter Six (Table of Contents)

filler / 3 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Sacco
Inks:
Joe Sacco
Letters:
typeset

Refugeeland (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Sacco; Teacher; Deaf Kid
Synopsis:
Sacco tours a refugee camp in the Gaza Strip and sees some shocking poverty.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated December 1993

Rooms (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Sacco; Larry; Masud; Ibrahim; Ammar
Synopsis:
In Gaza's Nuseirat Camp, Sacco visits a roofless house and talks to several people.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated December 1993- January 1994

Law (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Ammar; Joe Sacco; Larry; Lawyer
Synopsis:
Sacco talks to an Islamic lawyer who is defending an honor killing. One man sitting nearby asks Sacco several tough questions, including what good will his writings about Palestine do.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated January-March 1994

Black Coffee (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Ammar; Larry; Joe Sacco; Ammar's Uncle
Synopsis:
Sacco talks to Ammar's uncle, who was a Palestinian refugee from 1948.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated February 1994

Sons of the Curfew (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Ibrahim; Ammar; Joe Sacco
Synopsis:
Ibrahim talks about his son and is offended by the illustration of a Palestinian in Sacco's guide book.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated February 1994

Tomatoes (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Ibrahim; Masud; Ammar; Joe Sacco; The Cousin
Synopsis:
Sacco visits a desk factory and meets with some tomato farmers.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated March 1994

One Shekel to Gaza Town (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Sacco; Ammar
Synopsis:
Sacco, who is leaving the camp, gets his taxi fare paid by Ammar.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated March 1994

Edward Said (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Larry; Joe Sacco
Synopsis:
Sacco spends the night at Larry's place in Gaza Town.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated March 1994

Chapter Seven (Table of Contents)

filler / 3 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Sacco
Inks:
Joe Sacco
Letters:
typeset

Jabalia (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Sacco; Sameh; Old Man; Old Woman
Synopsis:
Sameh is the perfect host for Sacco as he gives him an intensive tour of the Jabalia refugee camp.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated April-May 1994

The Boys, part one (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Mohammed; Husein; Joe Sacco
Synopsis:
Mohamed and Husein retrace for Joe the route the mourners took that marked the beginning of the first intifada in 1987.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated June 1994

The Boys, part two (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Mohammed; Husein; Joe Sacco; Sameh
Synopsis:
Mohamed and Husein relate what changed for them in the first few days of the intifada.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated June 1994

The Boys, part three (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Firas; Joe Sacco; Sameh
Synopsis:
Firas, a fifteen year old, details how he got involved with the "Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine" resistance group, and what he experienced after that.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated June-August 1994

The Boys, part four (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Rifat; Joe Sacco; YMCA Program Head
Synopsis:
Sacco interviews a seventeen-year-old who was shot by men in Arabic dress. A YMCA program head wonders how the large number of injured youth in Gaza can be integrated into society.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated July 1994

Handicapped (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Sameh; Joe Sacco
Synopsis:
Sameh details the serious obstacles in developing programs for the handicapped in Gaza.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated July-August 1994

Rewind (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Sameh; Joe Sacco; Sameh's Friend; Sameh's Brother
Synopsis:
Sameh and Joe get hold of a forbidden video that shows amateur footage of the intifada. They wind up going home past curfew on foot.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated August 1994

Chapter Eight (Table of Contents)

filler / 3 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Sacco
Inks:
Joe Sacco
Letters:
typeset

Pilgrimage (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 33 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Sacco; Sameh; Refugee from 1948; Sameh's Mother; Sameh's Brother; Sameh's Nephew; Sameh's Niece; Yousef; Woman in Refugee Camp; Basel; Ahmed
Synopsis:
Sameh and Joe visit the grave of the first person killed in the intifada. They then interview a refugee from 1948 who experienced firsthand the Jewish atrocities. Later, they spend the evening with Sameh's family. The following day, they talk to a woman who had two sons shot dead by Israeli soldiers. Finally, in Rafah, a family details how they were displaced after Egypt and Israel signed the peace agreement and redrew the border.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated September 1994- February 1995

Chapter Nine (Table of Contents)

filler / 3 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Sacco
Inks:
Joe Sacco
Letters:
typeset

Through Other Eyes (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Sacco; Naomi; Paula
Synopsis:
Sacco acts as a guide for two Israeli women in the Old City. He manages to convince one of them to walk with him through the Arab market.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated April-June 1995

Tel Aviv (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Sacco; Naomi; Paula
Synopsis:
The two women enjoy the sunny day in Tel Aviv. They give their opinions on the viability of the peace process and express fatigue at Israel having to apologize all the time.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated June 1995

Lucky Reunion (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Sacco; Jabril
Synopsis:
In Nablus, Sacco encounters Jabril, one of his friends from the Balata refugee camp.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated June 1995

Sugar (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Palestinian Nurse; Mother; Joe Sacco
Synopsis:
Sacco talks to a woman who has an Australian lover she feels she could never marry.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated July 1995

Nablus (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Sacco; Taxi Driver
Synopsis:
Sacco witnesses Israeli soldiers accost several vendors and apprehend one of them in Nablus.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated June-July 1995

Roadblock (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Mother; “Romeo;” Joe Sacco
Synopsis:
Sacco is stuck in a taxi during a roadblock with a screaming baby nearby and fighter-bombers circling overhead.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated July 1995

Jenin (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Older Man; Joe Sacco; Older Man's Friend
Synopsis:
In Jenin, Sacco talks to a Shakespeare-quoting man who not only is extremely cynical about peace coming from any side in the conflict, but is extremely cynical about the peace process itself.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated August 1995

A Boy in the Rain (Table of Contents)

Palestine / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)
Letters:
Joe Sacco [as J. Sacco] (signed)

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Irishman; Joe Sacco; Jewish Lady; Israeli; Palestinian Boy
Synopsis:
Sacco recalls his acquaintance with a religious Oxford student in Jerusalem as well as some conversations he had with others concerning the peace process. The last sequence describes the time he saw some Israeli soldiers make a boy stand out in the pouring rain while they questioned him. This for him sums up the possible future outcomes for peace in the area.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Dated August 1995

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 3 pages (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
About the author/Also by Joe Sacco; blank page; back cover promo with quotes from Edward Said, Christopher Hitchens and the Journal of Palestinian Studies
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Homage to Joe Sacco
  4. 3. Author's Foreword
  5. 4. Chapter One
  6. 5. Cairo
    Palestine
  7. 6. Blind Dates
    Palestine
  8. 7. Return
    Palestine
  9. 8. Eye of the Beholder
    Palestine
  10. 9. Valley of Kidron
    Palestine
  11. 10. Chapter Two
  12. 11. Taxi
    Palestine
  13. 12. Public & Private Wounds (Nablus)
    Palestine
  14. 13. Carry On, Doctor
    Palestine
  15. 14. Hebron
    Palestine
  16. 15. Remind Me
    Palestine
  17. 16. Chapter Three
  18. 17. A Thousand Words
    Palestine
  19. 18. The Bucket
    Palestine
  20. 19. Brother for a Day
    Palestine
  21. 20. Where is Saburo?
    Palestine
  22. 21. Chapter Four
  23. 22. Ansar III
    Palestine
  24. 23. Moderate Pressure Part 1
    Palestine
  25. 24. A Palestinian Joke
    Palestine
  26. 25. The Tough and the Dead
    Palestine
  27. 26. Moderate Pressure Part 2
    Palestine
  28. 27. Chapter Five
  29. 28. Ramallah
    Palestine
  30. 29. Chicago
    Palestine
  31. 30. Getting the Story
    Palestine
  32. 31. Women
    Palestine
  33. 32. Hijab
    Palestine
  34. 33. Still One of the Boys
    Palestine
  35. 34. Chapter Six
  36. 35. Refugeeland
    Palestine
  37. 36. Rooms
    Palestine
  38. 37. Law
    Palestine
  39. 38. Black Coffee
    Palestine
  40. 39. Sons of the Curfew
    Palestine
  41. 40. Tomatoes
    Palestine
  42. 41. One Shekel to Gaza Town
    Palestine
  43. 42. Edward Said
    Palestine
  44. 43. Chapter Seven
  45. 44. Jabalia
    Palestine
  46. 45. The Boys, part one
    Palestine
  47. 46. The Boys, part two
    Palestine
  48. 47. The Boys, part three
    Palestine
  49. 48. The Boys, part four
    Palestine
  50. 49. Handicapped
    Palestine
  51. 50. Rewind
    Palestine
  52. 51. Chapter Eight
  53. 52. Pilgrimage
    Palestine
  54. 53. Chapter Nine
  55. 54. Through Other Eyes
    Palestine
  56. 55. Tel Aviv
    Palestine
  57. 56. Lucky Reunion
    Palestine
  58. 57. Sugar
    Palestine
  59. 58. Nablus
    Palestine
  60. 59. Roadblock
    Palestine
  61. 60. Jenin
    Palestine
  62. 61. A Boy in the Rain
    Palestine
  63. 62. [no title indexed]
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