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The Man of Steel

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Publication Information:
Burbank, CA : DC Comics, [2018]
Physical Description:
1 volume (unnumbered) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
General Note:
"Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, Superboy created by Jerry Siegel, Supergirl based on the characters created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster by special arrangement with the Jerry Siegel Family."

"Originally published in single magazine form in ACTION COMICS 1000, DC NATION 0 and THE MAN OF STEEL 1-6."
A remorseless killer called Rogol Zaar has arrived on Earth, bringing wide-scale death and destruction in his wake. Only Superman and his cousin, Supergirl, stand between Zaar and the completion of his mission--the complete annihilation of the Kryptonian race -- adapted from cover description.


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Teen Fiction Super
Teen Fiction Super
Teen Fiction Super

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In the aftermath of Dark Nights- Metal , the Man of Steel has been challenged like never before. As he faces his greatest challenge to date, the status quo for Superman will be changed forever! With an all-star team of illustrators including Ivan Reis, Evan "Doc" Shaner, Ryan Sook, Kevin Maguire, Adam Hughes and Jason Fabok, Bendis takes us back to the roots of the Man of Steel and questions the very foundations set 80 years ago by Joe Siegel and Jerry Shuster!

Brian Michael Bendis, the scribe behind some of the greatest comics of all time, including Ultimate Spider-Man, New Avengers and Daredevil , dives headlong into the DC Universe in this precursor to his debuts on both Superman and Action Comics . Collects issues #1-6 and stories from DC Nation #0.

Author Notes

Brian Michael Bendis is an award-winning comics creator, New York Times bestseller and one of the most successful writers working in mainstream comics. In his 20 years at Marvel Comics, he produced some of the greatest graphic novels the publisher has ever seen, including Daredevil, Ultimate Spider-Man, New Avengers, House of M, Secret Invasion, Avengers- Age of Ultron, Alias, All-New X-Men, Uncanny X-Men, Iron Man, Guardians of The Galaxy and many more. Bendis is also known for his the creator-owned works, including Powers, Scarlet, Brilliant, Goldfish, Fire, Jinx and Torso . He lives in Portland, OR with his family.