1,000 Comic Books You Must Read
- See Superman from his debut as a sarcastic champion of the people, thumbing his nose at authority, to his current standing as a respected citizen of the world
- Experience the tragic moment when Peter Parker and a generation of Spider-Man fans learned that "with great power, there must also come great responsibility"
- Meet classic characters such as Archie and his Riverdale High friends, Uncle Scrooge McDuck, Little Lulu, Sgt. Rock, the kid cowboys of Boys' Ranch, and more.
- Enjoy gorgeous full-color photos of each comic book, as well as key details including the title, writer, artist, publisher, copyright information, and entertaining commentary.
Table of ContentsForeword: Just a thousand? -- How to use this book -- "This is a job for Superman" -- The fighting Forties -- The fearful Fifties -- The Swinging Sixties -- We interrupt this chapter to bring you - The greatest comic book of all time! -- The surprising Seventies -- The energetic Eighties -- The noisy Nineties -- The new millenium.
Number Of Pages: 272
Published: 1st January 2012
Country of Publication: US
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1000 Comic Books You Must Read is an unforgettable journey through 70 years of comic books. Arranged by decade, this book introduces you to 1000 of the best comic books ever published and the amazing writers and artists who created them.