Stan Mack is a writer and artist who pioneered a documentary style of comics with his notorious strip Stan Macks Real Life Funnies, which ran in the Village Voice. He also created Stan Macks Out-takes, which appeared in Adweek and covered the New York media scene. He is the author of Fight for Freedom, Hard Time, Janet & Me, The Road to Revolution, and The Story of the Jews: A 4,000-Year Adventure. He is a former art director for the New York Times Sunday Magazine. He lives in New York City.
Presenting the American Revolution in a fun, easy-to-understand fashion, Stan Macks illustrated rendition makes history entertaining while providing lucid insight into the revolutions real-life participants, as well as its successes and failures. This graphic account of the birth of the United States stars a chubby, insecure King George III, rebellious and misunderstood colonists, and loudmouthed and insensitive aristocrats, providing information about the Boston Tea Party and the revolt against the status quo. Uncannily relevant to todays world, this whimsical and informative pictorial history tells the story of the original peoples insurgence.