Dr. Seuss Goes to War: The World War II Editorial Cartoons of Theodor Seuss Geisel

Dr. Seuss Goes to War: The World War II Editorial Cartoons of Theodor Seuss Geisel


For many years, readers through the global have loved the remarkable tales and illustrations of Theodor Seuss Geisel, larger often called Dr. Seuss. yet few recognize the paintings Geisel did as a political cartoonist in the course of global struggle II, for the recent York day-by-day newspaper PM. In those terribly trenchant cartoons, Geisel provides "a provocative heritage of wartime politics" (Entertainment Weekly). Dr. Seuss is going to War good points good-looking, large-format reproductions of greater than 2 hundred of Geisel’s cartoons, along "insightful" (Booklist) remark by means of the historian Richard H. Minear that areas them within the context of the nationwide weather they reflect.

Pulitzer Prize–winner artwork Spiegelman’s advent locations Seuss firmly within the pantheon of the prime political cartoonists of our time.

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