GI Joe™ and Other Backyard Heroes 1970-1979: An Unauthorized Guide

John Marshall

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A virtual army of those heroic "dolls for boys" is covered in this colorful volume. Starring well-known figures and rarities alike, from Hasbro's GI Joe and Mego's Star Trek figures to Tomland's Star Raiders and Marx's Safari Adventure Series, this lively text and more than 400 color illustrations present the figures, their outfits, vehicles, and accessories. Complete details are provided on every series listed.Combining forces with the Adventure Team are super heroes, science fiction stars, and characters from television and film that will delight aficionados of all stripes. Rounding out the book are up-to-date values for the figures and their accessories. The book is sure to bring back exciting childhood memories of happy hours spent living out the adventures of favorite heroes.

Size: 8 1/2" x 11" | 400 color photos | Price Guide | 160 pp
ISBN13: 9780764302015

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John Marshall is a well-known toy expert whose humorous, conversational writing style is instantly recognizable to anyone who has read any of his four dozen or more articles on American popular culture.