Batman - The Complete History: The Life and Times of the Dark Knight

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Chronicle Books, Apr 1, 2004 - Antiques & Collectibles - 208 pages
13 Reviews
The super-powered trilogy that captured the world's greatest superhero triumvirate of all time is now available in paperback. Relive the adventures of Krypton's favorite son inside and outside the comic book world in Superman: The Complete History. Uncover the Caped Crusader's mysterious real-world origin and his evolution into a hugely successful TV and movie franchise in Batman: The Complete History. Follow the Amazon Princess as she evolves from curiosity to feminist icon in the Eisner Awardwinning Wonder Woman: The Complete History. Each book is filled with enough archival comic book art, photographs, and in-depth history to satisfy the most demanding fan—and is now priced to appeal to the most casual reader.

Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, and all related characters, names, and indicia are trademarks of DC Comics 2004.

  

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Review: Batman: The Complete History (Batman)

User Review  - Tom - Goodreads

A good survey of the character's history to 1999. Having read this, I have a better appreciation of homages to the characters history in the most recent films. The writers really did their homework ... Read full review

Review: Batman: The Complete History (Batman)

User Review  - William - Goodreads

I love this book! A documentary from the beginning to the 90's Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
18
Section 2
35
Section 3
48
Section 4
62
Section 5
83
Section 6
84
Section 7
111
Section 8
124
Section 9
137
Section 10
157
Section 11
174
Section 12
199
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About the author (2004)

Les Daniels is a renowned comic book expert. He's the author of DC Comics: Sixty Years of the World's Favorite Comic Book Heroes . He lives in Providence, Rhode Island.

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