From the birth of Superman in the ‘30s to the complex graphic novels of the new millennium, this book covers it all. This review of the comic book world, past and present, leaves nary a page unturned, nary a cover uncovered on this vast subject. With short reviews, cross referencing and a sense of humor, Isabella displays the cultural relevance the industry has held through the decades. An inspired gift choice for any comic book fan, or even the dabbler.
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