(May 2000)

DC, 2000 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
14.95 USD; 23.50 CAD
Pages
196
On-sale date
2000-05-24
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Suggested for Mature Readers
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
Factoid Books; [Paradox Press]
ISBN
1-56389-671-0 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
761941221274 00111
Editing
Andrew Helfer; Jim Higgins (assistant)
Color
Color Covers; Black and White Interior
Dimensions
8 1/2 inches by 10 7/8 inches
Paper Stock
Cardstock cover; Matte interior
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
One-Shot

Issue Notes

Letterers for interior sequences are listed as a group on page below indicia: Kurt Hathaway, Roxanne Starr, and Jason Little.

One of the seventeen Paradox Press series of Big Books:
1994 - The Big Book of Urban Legends
1995 - The Big Book of Death; The Big Book of Weirdos; The Big Book of Conspiracies;
1996 - The Big Book of Freaks; The Big Book of Little Criminals; The Big Book of Hoaxes; The Big Book of Thugs
1997 - The Big Book of Losers; The Big Book of The Unexplained; The Big Book of Martyrs; The Big Book of Scandal
1998 - The Big Book of Bad; The Big Book of the Weird Wild West
1999 - The Big Book of Vice; The Big Book of Grimm
2000 - The Big Book of the '70s


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The Big Book of the '70s (Table of Contents: 1)

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Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 2)

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Introduction (Table of Contents: 3)

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Freaky Fads (Table of Contents: 4)

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Introduction to Chapter One: Freaky Fads.

'70s Sexplosion (Table of Contents: 5)

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Partying in the '70s (Table of Contents: 6)

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'70s Lingo (Table of Contents: 7)

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The Short, Happy Life of Disco (Table of Contents: 8)

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Studio 54 (Table of Contents: 9)

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Kung Fu (Table of Contents: 10)

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Streaking (Table of Contents: 11)

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Craig Thompson
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Pet Rocks! (Table of Contents: 12)

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Mood Rings (Table of Contents: 13)

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Victor Cayro
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Space Food (Table of Contents: 14)

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Steven Weissman
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Running Fixx (Table of Contents: 15)

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Michael Collins
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10-4, Back Door (Table of Contents: 16)

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Bootleg LPs (Table of Contents: 17)

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Useless Crap (Table of Contents: 18)

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The Players (Table of Contents: 19)

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Introduction to Chapter Two: The Players.

John Lennon (Table of Contents: 20)

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"Hanoi" Jane (Table of Contents: 21)

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Chris Jordan
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Kissinger (Table of Contents: 22)

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"This is Howard Cosell!" (Table of Contents: 23)

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The Greatest (Table of Contents: 24)

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Graham Manley
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Governor Moonbeam (Table of Contents: 25)

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Colleen Doran
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Chuck Barris (Table of Contents: 26)

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Rick Geary
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The Decade of Evel (Table of Contents: 27)

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Burt Reynolds (Table of Contents: 28)

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Jeff Parker
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Fonziemania (Table of Contents: 29)

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Jimmy Carter (Table of Contents: 30)

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Gary Gilmore (Table of Contents: 31)

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"And That's the Way It Was..." (Table of Contents: 32)

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Introduction to Chapter Three: "And that's the Way It Was..."

Women's Liberation (Table of Contents: 33)

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The Fall of Nixon (Table of Contents: 34)

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Patty Hearst: The Trials of Tania (Table of Contents: 35)

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The End of the Vietnam War (Table of Contents: 36)

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Life Without Meat: The Meat Shortage (Table of Contents: 37)

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The Bicentennial (Table of Contents: 38)

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Rodney Ramos
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Energy Crisis (Table of Contents: 39)

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The Moonies (Table of Contents: 40)

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A Time of Terror (Table of Contents: 41)

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Girls, Guns and Gerry Ford (Table of Contents: 42)

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The Skylab is Falling (Table of Contents: 43)

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Blackout (Table of Contents: 44)

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Son of Sam (Table of Contents: 45)

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America Held Hostage (Table of Contents: 46)

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Entertainment Explosion (Table of Contents: 47)

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Introduction to Chapter Four: Entertainment Explosion.

Silver Screen '70s (Table of Contents: 48)

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McDonaldland (Table of Contents: 49)

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The Brady Bunch (Table of Contents: 50)

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TV Catch Phrases (Table of Contents: 51)

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The ABA (Table of Contents: 52)

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Baseball in the '70s (Table of Contents: 53)

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Sesame Street (Table of Contents: 54)

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Bill Alger
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"Jiggle" Shows (Table of Contents: 55)

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"...It's Saturday Night" (Table of Contents: 56)

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The Bay City Rollers (Table of Contents: 57)

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Glam Rock (Table of Contents: 58)

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Monsters of Rock (Table of Contents: 59)

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Stadum Concerts (Table of Contents: 60)

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Punk Rock (Table of Contents: 61)

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Punk Rules! (Table of Contents: 62)

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Afterword (Table of Contents: 63)

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Biographies (Table of Contents: 64)

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Short biographies on the writer and artists featured in the book.

Bibliography (Table of Contents: 65)

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Copyright Information (Table of Contents: 66)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Big Book of the '70s
  3. 2. Table of Contents
  4. 3. Introduction
  5. 4. Freaky Fads
  6. 5. '70s Sexplosion
  7. 6. Partying in the '70s
  8. 7. '70s Lingo
  9. 8. The Short, Happy Life of Disco
  10. 9. Studio 54
  11. 10. Kung Fu
  12. 11. Streaking
  13. 12. Pet Rocks!
  14. 13. Mood Rings
  15. 14. Space Food
  16. 15. Running Fixx
  17. 16. 10-4, Back Door
  18. 17. Bootleg LPs
  19. 18. Useless Crap
  20. 19. The Players
  21. 20. John Lennon
  22. 21. "Hanoi" Jane
  23. 22. Kissinger
  24. 23. "This is Howard Cosell!"
  25. 24. The Greatest
  26. 25. Governor Moonbeam
  27. 26. Chuck Barris
  28. 27. The Decade of Evel
  29. 28. Burt Reynolds
  30. 29. Fonziemania
  31. 30. Jimmy Carter
  32. 31. Gary Gilmore
  33. 32. "And That's the Way It Was..."
  34. 33. Women's Liberation
  35. 34. The Fall of Nixon
  36. 35. Patty Hearst: The Trials of Tania
  37. 36. The End of the Vietnam War
  38. 37. Life Without Meat: The Meat Shortage
  39. 38. The Bicentennial
  40. 39. Energy Crisis
  41. 40. The Moonies
  42. 41. A Time of Terror
  43. 42. Girls, Guns and Gerry Ford
  44. 43. The Skylab is Falling
  45. 44. Blackout
  46. 45. Son of Sam
  47. 46. America Held Hostage
  48. 47. Entertainment Explosion
  49. 48. Silver Screen '70s
  50. 49. McDonaldland
  51. 50. The Brady Bunch
  52. 51. TV Catch Phrases
  53. 52. The ABA
  54. 53. Baseball in the '70s
  55. 54. Sesame Street
  56. 55. "Jiggle" Shows
  57. 56. "...It's Saturday Night"
  58. 57. The Bay City Rollers
  59. 58. Glam Rock
  60. 59. Monsters of Rock
  61. 60. Stadum Concerts
  62. 61. Punk Rock
  63. 62. Punk Rules!
  64. 63. Afterword
  65. 64. Biographies
  66. 65. Bibliography
  67. 66. Copyright Information
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