Spy Vs Spy Danger! Intrigue! Stupidity!

Spy Vs Spy Danger! Intrigue! Stupidity! Cover

Spy Vs Spy Danger! Intrigue! Stupidity!

By Antonio Prohias; John Ficarra (Foreword by)

Watson-Guptill, Paperback, 9780823050529, 192pp.

Publication Date: August 11, 2009

Don't Go Stir Crazy
Break Out of the Doldrums
"Danger Intrigue Stupidity " locks up a collection of crazy clashes between those two bumbling "MAD" Spies
"Spy vs. Spy" was the brainchild of Cuban-born political cartoonist Antonio Prohias, who fled his country after receiving death threats from Fidel Castro. Prohias settled in America, and in 1960 he began a 26-year run of Spy misadventures in "MAD" Magazine. This book by Prohias, long out of print, showcases his genius as an artist, storyteller, and graphic designer.

About the Author
Antonio Prohias was an award-winning and influential political cartoonist in Cuba. Once Castro seized control of the free press, Prohias fled from Havana and settled in America. Soon he presented a captivating cartoon of a friendly rivalry to "MAD" Magazine. It has gone on to become one of the magazine s best-loved features. He died in 1998."