- Published: New York : W.W. Norton, c2005.
- Year Published: 2005
- Description: vii, 148 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
- Language: English
- Format: Graphic Novel
- 0393060454 :
Recently Listed On
Login to add tags
The plot : the secret story of the Protocols of the Elders of Zion
There are currently 3 available
Where To Find It
Call number: Adult Graphic Novel / Eisner, Will
Available Copies: Downtown 2nd Floor, Malletts Adult, West Adult
The late Will Eisner, the great American master of comics, regarded this, his last work, as his most powerful. This nonfiction book in graphic-novel style examines the outrageous fabrication of The Protocols of the Elders of Zion, which purports to be the blueprint by Jewish leaders to take over the world. Hatched as an anti-Semitic plot by the tsar's secret police to deflect widespread criticism of the Russian government, the forgery, first published in 1905, succeeded beyond the propagandistic ambitions of its originators; the lie became an internationally accepted truth. Presenting a pageant of historical figures including Tsar Nicholas II, Henry Ford, and Adolf Hitler, Eisner exposes the twisted history of the Protocols from nineteenth-century Russia to modern-day Klan members to Islamic fundamentalists. The Plot unravels one of the most devastating hoaxes of the twentieth century.
Reviews & Summaries
No reviews have been written yet. You could be the first!
Login to write a review of your own.