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DC Comics : A Visual Chronicle (Updated) (Hardcover) (Alan Cowsill)

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Updated and expanded edition, with 16 new pages to cover 2010-2014! Featuring a new slipcase design along with two NEW prints packed inside.

Trace DC's fascinating story: the company's beginnings as National Allied Publications in the 1934, and its subsequent change to Detective Comics, Inc. in 1937. The book details all the major DC publishing landmarks and more, displayed clearly, month by month.

Highlighting the debuts of iconic super heroes like Superman and Batman, the geniuses that invented them, and the real-life events, like the Vietnam War, the atom bomb, and the Space Race, that shaped the atmosphere of the times,DC Comics: A Visual History follows the characters' foray into the real world through TV series and blockbuster movies.

Foreword by Paul Levitz, former president of DC Comics (2002 - 2009.)

A chronological account of DC Comics the company and DC Comics the universe traces the major milestones, from company name changes and its foray into television and movies to the debuts of major characters.
Edition: Updated
Number of Pages: 376
Genre: Comics + Graphic Novels
Sub-Genre: Graphic Novels / Superheroes
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Dk Pub
Author: Alan Cowsill
Language: English
Street Date: September 29, 2014
TCIN: 16112996
UPC: 9781465433848
Item Number (DPCI): 247-10-1861
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