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The Resource Black hole, Charles Burns

Black hole, Charles Burns

Label
Black hole
Title
Black hole
Statement of responsibility
Charles Burns
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A chilling graphic novel set in suburban Seattle during the mid-1970s describes the lives of the area's teenagers, who are suddenly faced with a devastating, disfiguring, and incurable plague that has descended on the young people of Seattle
Summary
Seattle teenagers of the 1970s are suddenly faced with a devastating, disfiguring, and incurable plague that spreads only through sexual contact
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Illustration
Award
  • Eisner Awards, Best Graphic Album - Reprint, 2006.
  • Harvey Awards, Best Graphic Album - Previously Published, 2006.
  • Ignatz Awards, Outstanding Anthology or Collection, 2006.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
137292
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burns, Charles
Dewey number
641.5973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Primary grades
  • Primary
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fantagraphics Books
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • Nineteen seventies
  • Plague
  • Teenagers
  • Medicine
  • Comic books, strips, etc
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Washington (State)
  • Seattle (Wash.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Black hole, Charles Burns
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This work was originally published as 12 separate comic books by Fantagraphic Books, Seattle, 1995-2004"--t.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Biology 101 -- Planet Xeno -- Ssssssssss -- Racing towards something -- Who's Chris? -- Cut -- Bag action -- Cook out -- Seeing double -- Windowpane -- Under open skies -- Woods -- Lizard queen -- I'm sorry -- Summer vacation -- Dream girl -- Rick the dick -- Driving south -- End
Control code
000026863618
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780375714726
Lccn
2005046431
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)58789188
Label
Black hole, Charles Burns
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This work was originally published as 12 separate comic books by Fantagraphic Books, Seattle, 1995-2004"--t.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Biology 101 -- Planet Xeno -- Ssssssssss -- Racing towards something -- Who's Chris? -- Cut -- Bag action -- Cook out -- Seeing double -- Windowpane -- Under open skies -- Woods -- Lizard queen -- I'm sorry -- Summer vacation -- Dream girl -- Rick the dick -- Driving south -- End
Control code
000026863618
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780375714726
Lccn
2005046431
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)58789188

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