Herblock: a cartoonist's life.

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SC&A copy has inscription on half-title: "To Brian with warmest regards and an appreciation from Herb Block." with People 4/12/93 article on Block with underlining and three post-it notes with: "Macarthyism," "Nixon," and "Perot" in Lamb's hand.

Citation

Block, Herbert, “Herblock: a cartoonist's life.,” One Book. One Author. One Hour., accessed November 29, 2022, http://booknotes.gmu.edu/items/show/703.

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Title

Herblock: a cartoonist's life.

Creator

Block, Herbert

Date

1993
Program air date: November 14, 1993.

Description

Herblock: a cartoonist's life tells of the remarkable career that has spanned the era from Roosevelt to Clinton. Herb Block opposed isolationism before World War II; warned of nuclear hazards in the '40s; opposed McCarthyism in the '50s and racism in the '50s and '60s; and zeroed in on Watergate in the '70s and Iran-contra and other Reagan-Bush scandals in the '80s...first-hand account of the life and times of the foremost American political cartoonist of this century. It includes autobiographical anecdotes written with humor, notes on personalities and strong opinions by 'The Washington Post's' widely syndicated cartoon commentator. -- Book Jacket.

Subject

"Block, Herbert, 1909-2001."
"Cartoonists--United States--Biography."

Source

Brian Lamb Booknotes Collection
Gift of Brian Lamb, 2011.

Publisher

Macmillan Pub.
George Mason University. Libraries. Special Collections & Archives

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Language

eng

Identifier

2500090
25118951