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Silver Age of Comic Books

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  1. a period of artistic advancement and commercial success in mainstream American comic books, predominantly those featuring the superhero archetype, that lasted roughly from 1956 to the late 1960s/early 1970s

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  2. According to "The Official Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide #38" by Robert Oversteet, the following twenty comics were the most sought after by collectors

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  3. preceded by the Golden Age of Comic Books and a brief interregnum, and was one of the major commercial peaks of the comics industry

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  4. During the Silver Age, the character makeup of superheroes evolved. Science fiction and aliens replaced gods and magic. DC Comics sparked the superhero's revival with its publications from 1955-1960. Marvel Comics then capitalized on the revived inte

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  5. The legacy of these innovations is a literary form in which character development and personal conflict have been as important as plot mechanics and epic escapism

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