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Old 04-06-2014, 05:42 AM   #120
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Default Re: 1941-2016: 75 Years of Wonder Woman

Originally Posted by Willi Berg View Post
It's really fascinating looking back now!

I've been reading "Men of Tomorrow: Geeks, Gangsters and the Birth of the Comic Book" by Gerard Jones, about the creation of these characters around that time and there's an interesting section about Marston, who he was at the time, and how he was recruited by DC and how successful it all turned out to be.
That does actually sound like it would be an engrossing read. I will need to pick it up.

From left to right:
(l to r) William Moulton Marston, H. G. Peter, Sheldon Mayer, Max Gaines (1942)

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