(2005)

Andrews McMeel, 2005 Series
 
Price:
9.95 USD; 13.95 CAD
Pages:
100
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Andrews McMeel Publishing
Brand:
U
ISBN:
978-0-7407-5385-5; 0-7407-5385-1 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
780740753855
Editing:
?

Issue Notes

"Proceeds to benefit Fisher House"

Keywords:
amputation; army; disability; hospital; Iraq; prosthesis; war

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Doonesbury / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
G. B. Trudeau
Inks:
G. B. Trudeau
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
drama; humor; war
Characters:
BD; Zonker; Boopsie
Synopsis:
Exhausted B.D., with prosthesis, in wheelchair... accompanied by Zonker and Boopsie
Keywords:
amputation; disability; prosthesis; veteran; war; wheelchair

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover

["The Long Road Home"] (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Half-title page

Recent Doonesbury Books by G.B. Trudeau (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
List of Doonesbury colletion titles

["The Long Road Home: One Step At A Time"] (Table of Contents)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Title page; indicia and front matter; quote from Will Rogers

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Foreword by Senator John McCain (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
John McCain
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Senator McCain's thoughts on wounded soldiers, and encouragement to hear what Trudeau has to say.
Keywords:
senator; veteran; war

["The Long Road Home"] (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Second half-title page

["Hey!"] (Table of Contents)

Doonesbury / comic story / 84 pages (report information)

Script:
G. B. Trudeau
Pencils:
G. B. Trudeau
Inks:
G. B. Trudeau
Letters:
G. B. Trudeau

Characters:
BD; Ray Hightower; Boopsie; Sam; Zonker
Synopsis:
Daily Doonesbury newspaper strips comprising a single story arc. B.D loses a leg in Iraq, is transferred to Landstuhl, Walter Reed, and Fisher House. His daughter, wife and friend... along with army medical staff... try to support him as he struggles to learn his prosthesis, and to face a new life. He arrives home for Christmas.
Keywords:
amputation; army; disability; hospital; Iraq; prosthesis; veteran; war

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

["Fisher House: Because a Family's Love is Good Medicine"] (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
Advocacy
Synopsis:
Introduction to Fisher House, and call for support

Indexer Notes

Spot illustration of Fisher House logo

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

blank page(s) / 2 pages (report information)

["On a road outside Fallujah, an RPG blows apart a Humvee and upends the life of a former football star."] (Table of Contents)

Doonesbury / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
G. B. Trudeau
Inks:
G. B. Trudeau
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
BD; corpsmen
Synopsis:
Summary of the story line. Spot illustration.
Keywords:
amputation; army; helicopter; Iraq; war
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Doonesbury
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. ["The Long Road Home"]
  4. 3. Recent Doonesbury Books by G.B. Trudeau
  5. 4. ["The Long Road Home: One Step At A Time"]
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. Foreword by Senator John McCain
  8. 7. ["The Long Road Home"]
  9. 8. ["Hey!"]
    Doonesbury
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
  11. 10. ["Fisher House: Because a Family's Love is Good Medicine"]
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
  13. 12. ["On a road outside Fallujah, an RPG blows apart a Humvee and upends the life of a former football star."]
    Doonesbury
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