Batman: The Ultimate Evil

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Warner Books, 1995 - Fiction - 196 pages
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In a compellingly written fantasy novel, bestselling author Andrew Vachss brings his razor-sharp talent to one of the most legendary characters of the 20th century--The Batman. While aiding a social worker in her crusade against child abuse, millionaire Bruce Wayne uncovers a shocking revelation about his childhood and his transformation into The Batman--knowledge that nearly destroys him.

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Review: Batman: The Ultimate Evil (Batman)

User Review  - Eli Poteet - Goodreads

I've never read a superhero book that tied in such a massive humanist/feminist issue. Sex tourism is often forgotten or underestimated- delegated to the back burner as a foreign problem when the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Fran - Goodreads

Not my favorite by Andrew Vachss, but he is a favorite. Love his Burke series and love the man. His books are not everyone's cup of tea....dark & gritty....but the message behind them reflect his ... Read full review

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About the author (1995)

Hardboiled writer Andrew Henry Vachss was born on October 19, 1942 in New York City. He attended Case Western Reserve University and the New England School of Law. Vachss has worked in many government and law enforcement organizations, ranging from the U. S. Public Health Service to the New York City Juvenile Justice Planning Project. Vachss' work as a writer includes a series of books featuring an unlicensed private detective named Burke. Burke's appearances include Flood, Strega, Blue Belle, Hard Candy, Blossom and Sacrifice. Vachss has also written comic books and graphic novels.

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