Read ✓ Serial Vigilantes of Paperback Fiction by Brad Mengel ↠´

 Read ✓ Serial Vigilantes of Paperback Fiction by Brad Mengel ↠´ Rough Justice Has Often Been Served In The Pages Of Serial Novels, Notably Beginning With Don Pendleton S The Executioner In This Is The First Overview Of The Serial Vigilante Genre, Which Featured Such Hard Boiled Protagonists As Nick Carter, Mark Stone, Jake Brand And Able Team Among The Series That Followed Pendleton S Novel Serial Vigilantes Repeatedly Take The Law Into Their Own Hands, Establishing And Imposing Their Own Moral Standards, Usually By Force The Book Examines The Connections Between The Serial Vigilante And The Pulp Hero That Preceded Him And How The Serial Vigilante Has Influenced A Variety Of Tough Guys, Private Eyes, Spies And Cops In Different Media A Complete Bibliography For Each Series Is Featured

This is a very enjoyable overview reference work The author used criteria that covers a specific type of men s adventure fiction, and I was disappointed that it completely left out the huge post apocalyptic genre Perhaps a future volume Possibly the only reference book for this genre of fiction There are some minor series omitted, but on the whole, an invaluable guide for fans.

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