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|go back to libraryRobert Greenberger, Martin Pasko
NO X-RAY VISION? NO PROBLEM! LOOK WITHIN THE GUIDE THAT REVEALS ALL ABOUT THE WORLDÃƒÂ¢Ã¢Â‚Â¬Ã¢Â„Â¢S GREATEST SUPER HERO!
His incredible powers are legendary, his famous red-and-blue costume is unmistakable, and the S-shield emblazoned across his chest is iconic. Born Kal-El on the doomed planet Krypton, rocketed to Earth, and raised by the kindly Kents, he was destined to battle evil as Superman, the Man of Steel. HereÃƒÂ¢Ã¢Â‚Â¬Ã¢Â„Â¢s your guide to absolutely everything about the high-flying hero whoÃƒÂ¢Ã¢Â‚Â¬Ã¢Â„Â¢s been thrilling comics fans for more than seventy yearsÃƒÂ¢Ã¢Â‚Â¬Ã¢Â€Âan amazing A-to-Z compendium that spans the spectrum of all things Superman, including
ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢Â‚Â¬Ã‚Â¢ SupermanÃƒÂ¢Ã¢Â‚Â¬Ã¢Â„Â¢s debut in the now legendary Action Comics #1
ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢Â‚Â¬Ã‚Â¢ biographies of all the classic Superman characters: Lois Lane, Lex Luthor, Jor-El and Lara, Jonathan and Martha Kent, Perry White, Jimmy Olsen, and the supporting ladies in Superman/Clark KentÃƒÂ¢Ã¢Â‚Â¬Ã¢Â„Â¢s lifeÃƒÂ¢Ã¢Â‚Â¬Ã¢Â€Âincluding Supergirl, Lana Lang, and Lori Lemaris; plus Superboy, Krypto the Super-Dog, and the Man of SteelÃƒÂ¢Ã¢Â‚Â¬Ã¢Â„Â¢s many diabolical archenemies, from Brainiac and Doomsday to Darkseid, Bizarro, and the mischievous Mr. Mxyzptlk
ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢Â‚Â¬Ã‚Â¢ SupermanÃƒÂ¢Ã¢Â‚Â¬Ã¢Â„Â¢s membership in the Justice League of America alongside the likes of Batman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, and the Flash; his early adventures as Superboy; his numerous incarnations across the multiverse of worlds; and the stunning ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢Â‚Â¬Ã…Â“Death of SupermanÃƒÂ¢Ã¢Â‚Â¬Ã‚Â storyline that rocked the comics world
ÃƒÂ‚Ã‚Â ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢Â‚Â¬Ã‚Â¢ classic black-and-white comic book artwork throughout, two sixteen-page full-color sections, and an original cover painting by DC fan favorite Ryan Sook
Co-written by Robert Greenberger, author of The Essential Batman Encyclopedia, and veteran Superman comics and TV scripter Martin Pasko, with an Introduction by award-winning Superman scribe Geoff Johns, this fact-packed vault of a volume will be the go-to guide to the celebrated Man of Tomorrow for ages to come.
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