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War is boring

David Axe

War is boring

bored stiff, scared to death in the world"s worst war zones

by David Axe

  • 389 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by New American Library in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Graphic novels,
  • War correspondents,
  • Comic books, strips

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid Axe and Matt Bors
    ContributionsBors, Matt
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN4823 .A94 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 124 p.
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27120860M
    ISBN 109780451230119
    OCLC/WorldCa462897447

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The web comic was later adapted into a graphic novel that expanded these stories. WAR IS BORING, a black and white graphic novel of around pages, is about the journey through the world’s most dangerous places, en route from naïvete to contrition by way of maxed-out credit cards, broken relationships, near-death experiences and the mind-numbing boredom of waiting – and, perversely, hoping – for the next battle.

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Though it is based on the webcomic of the same name, I have not read that, and so will just be discussing the graphic novel itself.

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