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Maus I : A Survivor's Tale : My Father Bleeds History - Art Spiegelman
Maus I : A Survivor's Tale : My Father Bleeds History
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FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. The author-illustrator traces his father's imprisonment in a Nazi concentration camp through a series of disarming and unusual cartoons.
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. The author-illustrator traces his father's imprisonment in a Nazi concentration camp through a series of disarming and unusual cartoons.
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Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780394541556 (0394541553)
Publisher: Pantheon Books
Pages no: 160
Edition language: English
Series: Maus (#1)
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Sheila's Reads
Sheila's Reads rated it
5.0 MAUS I: MY FATHER BLEEDS HISTORY by Art Spiegelman
Powerful story told through the eyes of the cartoonist son of his father who tries to survive WWII. The family is Jewish and the story is of their lives before WWII and the Nazi takeover of Germany to the time the man and his wife are separated at Auschwitz. It is a hard story to hear how the su...
Reading is my ESCAPE from Reality!
Reading is my ESCAPE from Reality! rated it
4.0 Maus 1: My Father Bleeds History
So, I started reading this book in June, ended up getting caught up in other things, including other readings, and I finally just finished it. I actually had to start again from the beginning, but it was worth it. This graphic novel is written by Art Spiegelman and based on his father's experience...
Hol
Hol rated it
5.0 Maus I: A Survivor's Tale: My Father Bleeds History by Art Spiegelman
Because of the disturbing subject matter I may not have read Maus if it wasn’t for my RL book club. I’d never read a graphic novel before but loved how artwork and narrative were teamed together. The book followed Artie, a man who decided to write and draw a graphic novel based on his father’ expe...
Listening to the Silence
Listening to the Silence rated it
4.0 Maus I : A Survivor's Tale : My Father Bleeds History
Determined that his father's experiences during the Holocaust not be forgotten, comic artist Art Spiegelman, recorded his dad's history. Maus I tells the story of his father's early adulthood in Poland, as a successful textile factory owner, until he was transported to Auschwitz. Choosing to write t...
Blondie and Read
Blondie and Read rated it
4.0 Maus I : A Survivor's Tale : My Father Bleeds History
Ok, first of all, the "About" section pretty much lays out exactly what the book is about. I'm not going to summarize in my own words what it is. I will however tell you that when this book first came out a lot of people had a hard time with how the book should be classified. There was talk about wh...
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