(January 1996)

Fantagraphics, 1996 Series
 
Price:
16.95 USD
Pages:
152
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fantagraphics Books, Inc.
Brand:
Fantagraphics Books
ISBN:
1560973005; 9781560973003 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Kim Thompson
Color:
Black and White Interiors, Color Covers
Binding:
Trade Paperback
Publishing Format:
One-Shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Palestine / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Sacco
Inks:
Joe Sacco
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Palestine: In the Gaza Strip (Table of Contents)

credits / 5 pages (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Two blank pages; title page; Title and publisher page; Indicia, publishing and reprint credits

Introduction (Table of Contents)

Palestine / 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:
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 Two (Table of Contents)

filler / 2 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 Three (Table of Contents)

filler / 2 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 Four (Table of Contents)

filler / 2 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) / 5 pages (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
blank page; one promo page followed by two more blank pages; back cover promo
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Palestine
  2. 1. Palestine: In the Gaza Strip
  3. 2. Introduction
    Palestine
  4. 3. Chapter One
  5. 4. Refugeeland
    Palestine
  6. 5. Rooms
    Palestine
  7. 6. Law
    Palestine
  8. 7. Black Coffee
    Palestine
  9. 8. Sons of the Curfew
    Palestine
  10. 9. Tomatoes
    Palestine
  11. 10. One Shekel to Gaza Town
    Palestine
  12. 11. Edward Said
    Palestine
  13. 12. Chapter Two
  14. 13. Jabalia
    Palestine
  15. 14. The Boys, part one
    Palestine
  16. 15. The Boys, part two
    Palestine
  17. 16. The Boys, part three
    Palestine
  18. 17. The Boys, part four
    Palestine
  19. 18. Handicapped
    Palestine
  20. 19. Rewind
    Palestine
  21. 20. Chapter Three
  22. 21. Pilgrimage
    Palestine
  23. 22. Chapter Four
  24. 23. Through Other Eyes
    Palestine
  25. 24. Tel Aviv
    Palestine
  26. 25. Lucky Reunion
    Palestine
  27. 26. Sugar
    Palestine
  28. 27. Nablus
    Palestine
  29. 28. Roadblock
    Palestine
  30. 29. Jenin
    Palestine
  31. 30. A Boy in the Rain
    Palestine
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Steven Samuels
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  • David S. Serchay