New1970 – 2000

Last Updated: July 30, 2017

Continuing into this era:

Evolution: The Story of Life on Earth
Covers the evolution of life on Earth from its beginnings to the present day.
Not the Israel My Parents Promised Me
Details the history of the Israelites, Jews and Israelis from the time of Abraham onwards.
The Cartoon History of the Modern World Part 2: From the Bastille to Baghdad
Covers the history of the world from the American Revolution to the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq in the 21st century.
Fight the Power!: A Visual History of Protest Among the English Speaking Peoples
Details a variety of protests taking place between 1791 and 2013.
Harvey Pekar’s Cleveland
Details the history of Cleveland from 1795 to 2012.
Stagger Lee
A fictionalised account of the the origin of the song itself, and the true incident in 1895 that inspired it, covering the years from 1877 – 1996.
Anne Frank: The Anne Frank House Authorized Graphic Biography
(1889 – 1980)
A People’s History of American Empire
Covers selected incidents from the massacre at Wounded Knee in 1890 through to the Iraq War in 2003.
The Beats: A Graphic History
Covers Kerouac, Ginsberg, Burroughs and the other Beats from 1914 – 1997.
J. Edgar Hoover: A Graphic Biography
(January 1, 1895 – May 2, 1972)
The Comic Book History of Comics
(1896 – 2012)
Ronald Reagan: A Graphic Biography
(February 6, 1911 – June 5, 2004)
Feynman
The life of Richard Feynman, from 1923 to 1988.
Cesar Chavez: Fighting for Farmworkers
(March 31, 1927, – April 23, 1993)
Nelson Mandela: The Life of an African Statesman
(1927 – 1990)
The 14th Dalai Lama: A Manga Biography
Begins in 1933, and continues through this period.
Jane Goodall: Animal Scientist
(1934 – present)
Johnny Cash: I See a Darkness
Covers the life of Johnny Cash from 1935 – 2003.
Gonzo: A Graphic Biography of Hunter S. Thompson
The life of Hunter Thompson from 1937 – 2005.
The Beatles Experience
Begins in 1940, and concludes in 1991.
Wilma Rudolph: Olympic Track Star
(June 23, 1940 – November 12, 1994)
Brought To Light: A Graphic Docudrama
Details the history of the CIA from 1947 to 1987
Muhammad Ali: The Life of a Boxing Hero
Covers Ali’s career in the ring and after, from 1954 though to 1996.
Steve Jobs: Insanely Great
Covers the life of Steve Jobs from 1955 to 2011.
Castro
Begins in 1958 and concludes in 2008.
Green River Killer: A True Detective Story
Covers the killings of and hunt for the Green River Killer, beginning in 1965 and ending in 2005.
Students for a Democratic Society: A Graphic History
Covers the history of the SDS in the 1960s and 70s.

Beginning in this era:

The Apollo 13 Mission
April 11 – 17, 1970
Sex Pistols: The Graphic Novel
Covers the formation of the band in 1975 through to the death of Sid Vicious in 1979.
Sentences: The Life of M.F. Grimm
(1977 – 2008)
Gabba Gabba Hey: The Graphic Story of the Ramones
(1979 – 2010)

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