Steampunk

Steampunk

An Illustrated History of Fantastical Fiction, Fanciful Film and Other Victorian Visions

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Steampunk is the hottest science fiction counterculture, alive in fantasy novels, films, arts and crafts, fashion, comic books, music, computer games, even architecture. Enter a world of Victorian technology, where steam power meets space travel. From Jules Verne and H. G. Wells to Alan Moore, Hayao Miyazaki, and Philip Pullman, the genre has captured imaginations around the globe. Here's the first grand, illustrated history of the counterculture movement in a book fittingly stylish in its design, package, and artwork. From the fastest dirigible and steam-powered ray guns to fashionistas Lady Gaga and Alexander McQueen, the whole story of the gaslight romance is here.
Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Voyageur Press, 2012.
ISBN: 9780760343760
0760343764
Branch Call Number: 809.3876 Robb 11/2012
Characteristics: 191 p. :,ill. (chiefly col.), ports. ;,29 cm.
Additional Contributors: Blaylock, James P. 1950-

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Steampunk is the hottest science fiction counterculture, alive in fantasy novels, films, arts and crafts, fashion, comic books, music, computer games, even architecture. Enter a world of Victorian technology, where steam power meets space travel. From Jules Verne and H. G. Wells to Alan Moore, Ha... Read More »


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Jul 29, 2013

For being an "ILLUSTRATED" history it has waaayyy too many words in proportion to pictures.

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