(September 1995)

Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
19.95 USD; 12.99 GBP
Pages
258
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Four Walls Eight Windows
Brand
Four Walls Eight Windows
ISBN
1-56858-039-8 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781568580395 51995
Editing
Scott Cunningham; Sabrina Jones; Peter Kuper; Seth Tobocman
Color
Color Covers, Black & White Interiors
Dimensions
8" x 10" (20.32 cm x 25.4 cm)
Binding
Softcover

[The Battle of ABC] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
James Romberger (painting)
Inks
James Romberger (painting)
Colors
James Romberger (painting)
Letters
?

Characters
Seth Tobocman

Indexer Notes

A painting from 1991

World War 3 Illustrated: Confrontational Comics (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 4 pages (report information)

Pencils
Teofilo Olivers
Inks
Teofilo Olivers
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Title page with an illustration by Olivers; Copyright, publication and bibliographical credits page with a logo and illustration; table of contents pages with brief artist blurbs

Foreword (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Scott Cunningham; Sabrina Jones; Peter Kuper; Seth Tobocman
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Credited to "The Editors"

Introduction (Table of Contents: 3)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Sue Coe
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

From June 1995. Includes small-size cover images from WWIII Illustrated #1, 6, 14, 19. Also includes the cover illustration from #3 and the back cover to #7.

The Jungle (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Peter Kuper
Pencils
Peter Kuper (stencil)
Inks
Peter Kuper (stencil)
Letters
Peter Kuper (stencil)

Reprints

Indexer Notes

A wordless story

T.V. Guided (Table of Contents: 5)

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Script
Peter Kuper
Pencils
Peter Kuper
Inks
Peter Kuper
Letters
Peter Kuper

Characters
Peter Kuper; Seth; Kuper's Dad; Ginger; Mrs. Howell; Ginger Grant; Mary Anne; Don; Dr. Smith; Master; Jeannie; Roger; Darin; Sam; Bob Eubanks; Bill; Tina; Chief; David Carradine; Ronald Reagan; O.J. Simpson
Reprints
  • from World War 3 Illustrated (World War 3, 1980 series) #?

Bombs Away (Table of Contents: 6)

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Script
Peter Kuper
Pencils
Peter Kuper (stencil)
Inks
Peter Kuper (stencil)
Letters
Peter Kuper (stencil)

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Indexer Notes

A wordless story

Saboteur! The Story of Katya Komisaruk (Table of Contents: 7)

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Script
Villa Piazza
Pencils
Villa Piazza
Inks
Villa Piazza
Letters
Villa Piazza

Characters
Katya Komisaruk
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Growing Up White or "How to Oppress Differentness" (Table of Contents: 8)

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Villa Piazza
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Villa Piazza
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Villa Piazza
Letters
Villa Piazza

Characters
Villa Piazza; Villa's Mom; Classmate; Lisa; Seth
Reprints
  • from World War 3 Illustrated (World War 3, 1980 series) #?

U.S. Buries 7000 People Alive in One Day... That's My America!!! (Table of Contents: 9)

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Mike Schaefer
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Mike Schaefer
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Mike Schaefer
Letters
Mike Schaefer

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What's Heroic About This Victory? (Table of Contents: 10)

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Script
Peggy Smith
Pencils
Seth Tobocman
Inks
Seth Tobocman
Letters
Seth Tobocman

Reprints
  • from World War 3 Illustrated (World War 3, 1980 series) #?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

War in the Neighborhood / comic story / 31 pages (report information)

Script
Seth Tobocman
Pencils
Seth Tobocman
Inks
Seth Tobocman
Letters
Seth Tobocman

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No neighborhood in the U.S. has more troops in the Gulf than the Bronx.
Characters
Seth Tobocman; Rage
Reprints

Indexer Notes

An excerpt from Tobocman's then-forthcoming book "War in the Neighborhood."

The Donald, The Mob and Me (Table of Contents: 12)

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Irene Ledwith
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Irene Ledwith
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Irene Ledwith
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Irene Ledwith

Characters
Irene Ledwith; Donald Trump
Reprints

The Dog Bite (Table of Contents: 13)

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Irene Ledwith
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Irene Ledwith
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Irene Ledwith
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Irene Ledwith

Characters
Sarah
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Robert is Superman! (Table of Contents: 14)

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Sandy Jimenez
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Sandy Jimenez
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Sandy Jimenez
Letters
Sandy Jimenez

Characters
Robert; Efraim
Reprints
  • from World War 3 Illustrated (World War 3, 1980 series) #?

Fuck Columbus (Table of Contents: 15)

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Sandy Jimenez
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Sandy Jimenez
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Sandy Jimenez
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Sandy Jimenez

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Ripped Witness (Table of Contents: 16)

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James Romberger
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James Romberger (painting)
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James Romberger (painting)
Colors
James Romberger (painting)
Letters
typeset

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Indexer Notes

Nine full-page illustrations. In color except for the final page, which includes a poem titled "Thorny Path"

The City (Table of Contents: 17)

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Script
James Romberger
Pencils
James Romberger [as James]
Inks
James Romberger [as James]
Letters
James Romberger [as James]

Reprints
  • from World War 3 Illustrated (World War 3, 1980 series) #?

[Real Estate] (Table of Contents: 18)

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Eric Drooker
Inks
Eric Drooker
Letters
Eric Drooker

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

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Script
William Blake [as Bill Blake]
Pencils
Eric Drooker
Inks
Eric Drooker
Letters
Eric Drooker

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I wander thro' each charter'd street
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Indexer Notes

Text from Blake's "London" poem (1789)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

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Eric Drooker
Pencils
Eric Drooker
Inks
Eric Drooker
Letters
Eric Drooker

First Line of Dialogue or Text
When I was a little boy, I lived on East Fourteenth Street.
Characters
Eric Drooker; Mommy
Reprints

The Fall (Table of Contents: 21)

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Eric Drooker
Pencils
Eric Drooker
Inks
Eric Drooker
Letters
Eric Drooker

Characters
Eric Drooker; Douglas Winchester; Mugsy
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JewBlackJewBlackJewBlackJewBlackJewBlack! (Table of Contents: 22)

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Eric Drooker
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Eric Drooker
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Eric Drooker
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Eric Drooker

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[Musicians in a Park] (Table of Contents: 23)

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Script
Eric Drooker
Pencils
Eric Drooker
Inks
Eric Drooker

Reprints
  • from World War 3 Illustrated (World War 3, 1980 series) #?

Indexer Notes

A wordless untitled story

Contents (Table of Contents: 24)

Alien Metaphor / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Scott Cunningham
Inks
Scott Cunningham
Letters
Scott Cunningham

Characters
E.T. Boy; She-Monkey Mom
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Origins of the Alien Metaphor (Table of Contents: 25)

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Scott Cunningham [as S. Cunningham]
Pencils
Scott Cunningham [as S. Cunningham]
Inks
Scott Cunningham [as S. Cunningham]
Letters
Scott Cunningham [as S. Cunningham]

Characters
Mutant Offspring [E.T. Boy]; She-Monkey Mom; Dad
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The 13 Stations of the Cross starring She-Monkey Mom (Table of Contents: 26)

Alien Metaphor / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Scott Cunningham [as S. Cunningham]
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Scott Cunningham [as S. Cunningham]
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Scott Cunningham [as S. Cunningham]
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Scott Cunningham [as S. Cunningham]

Characters
She Monkey-Mom
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Letters Home (An Alien Metaphor) (Table of Contents: 27)

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Scott Cunningham [as S. Cunningham]
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Scott Cunningham [as S. Cunningham]
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Scott Cunningham [as S. Cunningham]
Letters
Scott Cunningham [as S. Cunningham]

Characters
She Monkey-Mom; Scott
Reprints
  • from World War 3 Illustrated (World War 3, 1980 series) #? (1991)

[My dog looked like a giant] (Table of Contents: 28)

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Scott Cunningham [as S. Cunningham]
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Scott Cunningham [as S. Cunningham]
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Scott Cunningham [as S. Cunningham]
Letters
Scott Cunningham [as S. Cunningham]

Characters
Scott; She-Monkey Mom; Dad
Reprints
  • from World War 3 Illustrated (World War 3, 1980 series) #? (1992)

[Shopping Center] (Table of Contents: 29)

Alien Metaphor / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Scott Cunningham [as S. Cunningham]
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Scott Cunningham [as S. Cunningham]
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Scott Cunningham [as S. Cunningham]
Letters
Scott Cunningham [as S. Cunningham]

Characters
Doc; E.T. Boy; She-Monkey Mom
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

Alien Metaphor / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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Scott Cunningham [as S. Cunningham]
Pencils
Scott Cunningham [as S. Cunningham]
Inks
Scott Cunningham [as S. Cunningham]
Letters
Scott Cunningham [as S. Cunningham]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Out of my past and into your future
Characters
The Boy; She-Monkey Mom; The Alien
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Seen But Not Heard (Table of Contents: 31)

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Isabella Bannerman
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Isabella Bannerman
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Isabella Bannerman
Letters
Isabella Bannerman

Characters
Ivan
Reprints

Indexer Notes

"With help from Ivan Lerner & Francesca Bannerman"

Difficulty at the Beginning (Table of Contents: 32)

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Robby Desmond, R.N.; Isabella Bannerman
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Isabella Bannerman
Inks
Isabella Bannerman
Letters
Isabella Bannerman

Characters
Robby Desmond; Midwife; Joanie; Georgia; Teenage Girl
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My-Opia - A Vision Thing (Table of Contents: 33)

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Isabella Bannerman ?; Lance Tooks ?
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Isabella Bannerman ?; Lance Tooks ?
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Isabella Bannerman ?; Lance Tooks ?
Letters
Isabella Bannerman ?; Lance Tooks ?

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Mandatory Specimen (Table of Contents: 34)

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Isabella Bannerman [as Bannerman] (signed)
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Isabella Bannerman [as Bannerman] (signed)
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Isabella Bannerman [as Bannerman] (signed)
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Isabella Bannerman [as Bannerman] (signed)

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[Walking Down the Street] (Table of Contents: 35)

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Sabrina Jones
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Sabrina Jones
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Sabrina Jones
Letters
Sabrina Jones (typeset)

Characters
Sabrina Jones
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Indexer Notes

Title taken from "World War 3 Illustrated: 1979-2014" (PM Press, 2014 series). The first lines of dialogue are "I use my abortion rights everyday. I use them just to walk down the street."

A Few Renegade Cells (Table of Contents: 36)

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Script
Sabrina Jones
Pencils
Sabrina Jones (inkwash ?)
Inks
Sabrina Jones (inkwash ?)
Letters
Sabrina Jones (inkwash ?)

Characters
Sabrina Jones
Reprints
  • from World War 3 Illustrated (World War 3, 1980 series) #?

Indexer Notes

Six full-page illustrations

One Night I Had a Dream About Gravity (Table of Contents: 37)

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Script
Sabrina Jones
Pencils
Sabrina Jones
Inks
Sabrina Jones
Letters
Sabrina Jones

Characters
Sabrina Jones
Reprints
  • from World War 3 Illustrated (World War 3, 1980 series) #?

Today I was a Commercial Artist (Table of Contents: 38)

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Sabrina Jones
Pencils
Sabrina Jones
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Sabrina Jones
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Sabrina Jones

Characters
Sabrina Jones
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I Take the Bus to School (Table of Contents: 39)

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Michael Bartalos
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Michael Bartalos
Inks
Michael Bartalos
Letters
Michael Bartalos

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Children Beware (Table of Contents: 40)

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Steve Marcus
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Steve Marcus
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Steve Marcus
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Steve Marcus

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Cracked (Table of Contents: 41)

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Mac McGill [as MAC]
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Mac McGill [as MAC]
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Mac McGill [as MAC]
Letters
Mac McGill [as MAC] (typeset)

Characters
Perfect Woman
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Yard In! (Table of Contents: 42)

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Script
Mumia Abu Jamal
Pencils
Gregory Benton
Inks
Gregory Benton
Letters
Gregory Benton

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  • from World War 3 Illustrated (World War 3, 1980 series) #? (1994)

Actin' Like Life's a Ballgame (Table of Contents: 43)

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Mumia Abu Jamal
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Mac McGill
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Mac McGill
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Mac McGill

Characters
Rabbini
Reprints
  • from World War 3 Illustrated (World War 3, 1980 series) #?

Pink Medicine (Table of Contents: 44)

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Script
Kevin C. Pyle
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Kevin C. Pyle
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Kevin C. Pyle
Letters
Kevin C. Pyle (typeset)

Characters
Dr. Raymond Vonderlehr; John R. Heller
Synopsis
A brief account of the Tuskegee syphilis experiments
Reprints
  • from World War 3 Illustrated (World War 3, 1980 series) #?

The Oath of Destitution (Table of Contents: 45)

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Fly
Pencils
Fly
Inks
Fly
Letters
Fly

Characters
Fly
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  • from World War 3 Illustrated (World War 3, 1980 series) #? (1994)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 46)

In Doctrine Nation / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Fly
Pencils
Fly
Inks
Fly
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Fly

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Am I in my squat dreaming of television? Or am I on television dreaming of my squat?
Characters
Fly
Reprints
  • from World War 3 Illustrated (World War 3, 1980 series) #? (1993)

Indexer Notes

"In Doctrine Nation- as I Lay Sleeping"

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 47)

In Doctrine Nation / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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Fly
Pencils
Fly
Inks
Fly
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Fly

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I awoke to find myself surrounded by dogs... I realized that they were police dogs...
Characters
Fly
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Grasshopper Boy (Table of Contents: 48)

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Script
Mike Diana
Pencils
Mike Diana
Inks
Mike Diana
Letters
Mike Diana

Characters
Stan; Stan's Dad; Stan's Friend
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Sunshine State (Table of Contents: 49)

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Script
Peter Kuper
Pencils
Peter Kuper
Inks
Peter Kuper
Letters
Gregory Benton

Genre
non-fiction; biography
Characters
Peter Kuper; Stuart Baggish; Chris Marone; Scott Bordman; Seth Friedman; Mike Diana; Frank de LaGrana; Luke Lirot; Shane; Suzi; Stenographer; Judge Walter Fullerton; J.R.
Synopsis
The artist recounts his experience as an expert witness at the Mike Diana obscenity trial.
Reprints
  • from World War 3 Illustrated (World War 3, 1980 series) #? (1994)

Full Circle (Table of Contents: 50)

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Script
Kathryn Hyatt
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Kathryn Hyatt
Inks
Kathryn Hyatt
Letters
Kathryn Hyatt

Characters
Norma Jeane [Marilyn Monroe]; Arthur Miller (unnamed)
Reprints

Today I Just Wasn't In the Mood for Any Shit (Table of Contents: 51)

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Cheap Art
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Cheap Art (photo montage)
Inks
Cheap Art (photo montage)
Letters
Cheap Art (typeset)

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Indexer Notes

Four full-page illustrations. The other titles are "When I Walk Down the Street, Treat Me as if I Travel with an Invisible Gang of Amazon Women;" "Stop Commenting on My Body;" "I Want to Kiss My Girlfriend in Public Without Fear"

The Fight (Table of Contents: 52)

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Ann Decker
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Ann Decker
Inks
Ann Decker
Letters
Ann Decker

Characters
Jerry; Liz; Susan
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My Mother My Mother (Table of Contents: 53)

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Chuck Sperry
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Chuck Sperry
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Chuck Sperry
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Chuck Sperry

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Contacts (Table of Contents: 54) (Expand) /

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 55) (Expand) /

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [The Battle of ABC]
  2. 1. World War 3 Illustrated: Confrontational Comics
  3. 2. Foreword
  4. 3. Introduction
  5. 4. The Jungle
  6. 5. T.V. Guided
  7. 6. Bombs Away
  8. 7. Saboteur! The Story of Katya Komisaruk
  9. 8. Growing Up White or "How to Oppress Differentness"
  10. 9. U.S. Buries 7000 People Alive in One Day... That's My America!!!
  11. 10. What's Heroic About This Victory?
  12. 11. ["No neighborhood in the U.S. has more troops in the Gulf than the Bronx."]
    War in the Neighborhood
  13. 12. The Donald, The Mob and Me
  14. 13. The Dog Bite
  15. 14. Robert is Superman!
  16. 15. Fuck Columbus
  17. 16. Ripped Witness
  18. 17. The City
  19. 18. [Real Estate]
  20. 19. ["I wander thro' each charter'd street"]
  21. 20. ["When I was a little boy, I lived on East Fourteenth Street."]
  22. 21. The Fall
  23. 22. JewBlackJewBlackJewBlackJewBlackJewBlack!
  24. 23. [Musicians in a Park]
  25. 24. Contents
    Alien Metaphor
  26. 25. Origins of the Alien Metaphor
    Alien Metaphor
  27. 26. The 13 Stations of the Cross starring She-Monkey Mom
    Alien Metaphor
  28. 27. Letters Home (An Alien Metaphor)
    Alien Metaphor
  29. 28. [My dog looked like a giant]
    Alien Metaphor
  30. 29. [Shopping Center]
    Alien Metaphor
  31. 30. ["Out of my past and into your future"]
    Alien Metaphor
  32. 31. Seen But Not Heard
  33. 32. Difficulty at the Beginning
  34. 33. My-Opia - A Vision Thing
  35. 34. Mandatory Specimen
  36. 35. [Walking Down the Street]
  37. 36. A Few Renegade Cells
  38. 37. One Night I Had a Dream About Gravity
  39. 38. Today I was a Commercial Artist
  40. 39. I Take the Bus to School
  41. 40. Children Beware
  42. 41. Cracked
  43. 42. Yard In!
  44. 43. Actin' Like Life's a Ballgame
  45. 44. Pink Medicine
  46. 45. The Oath of Destitution
  47. 46. ["Am I in my squat dreaming of television? Or am I on television dreaming of my squat?"]
    In Doctrine Nation
  48. 47. ["I awoke to find myself surrounded by dogs... I realized that they were police dogs..."]
    In Doctrine Nation
  49. 48. Grasshopper Boy
  50. 49. Sunshine State
  51. 50. Full Circle
  52. 51. Today I Just Wasn't In the Mood for Any Shit
  53. 52. The Fight
  54. 53. My Mother My Mother
  55. 54. Contacts
  56. 55. ["In this anthology are gathered over thirty artists who represent both the extreme edge of the comic art and its future"]
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