1950s "Rocketman" TV Series and Their Fans : Cadets, Rangers, and Junior Space Men Hardback
Edited by Cynthia J. Miller, A. Bowdoin Van Riper
The fourteen essays featured here focus on series such as Space Patrol, Tom Corbett, and Captain Z-Ro, exploring their roles in the day-to-day lives of their fans through topics such as mentoring, promotion of the real-world space program, merchandising, gender issues, and ranger clubs - all the while promoting the fledgling medium of television.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 270 pages, 62 Illustrations, black and white; XXIV, 270 p. 62 illus.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 30/08/2012
- Category: Television
- ISBN: 9780230377318