1950s “Rocketman” TV Series and Their Fans

The fourteen essays featured here focus on series such as Space Patrol, Tom Corbett, and Captain Z-Ro, exploring their roles in the day-to-day lives of their fans through topics such as mentoring, promotion of the real-world space program, merchandising, gender issues, and ranger clubs – all the while promoting the fledgling medium of television.

د.ج 23997

Description

Author:  Cynthia J. Miller
Series: 
ISBN 13:  9780230377318
pages:  270 page 62 Illustrations, black and white; XXIV, 270 p. 62 illus.
Publication country: GB
Publisher:  Palgrave Macmillan
Dimentions:  240 x 156 x 5 mm
weight:  582gr