Creators of the Superheroes

Creators of the Superheroes

by Thomas Andrae
     
 
  • From Batman and Superman, to The Amazing Spider-Man — the definitive book about the creators of the greatest superheroes! Learn the true story of the
    "gay" Superman; of how DC fought to de-"sex" Lois Lane, and the real truth about who really created the Joker and Robin. Read the only interview, never before published, of Bill Finger telling the

Overview

  • From Batman and Superman, to The Amazing Spider-Man — the definitive book about the creators of the greatest superheroes! Learn the true story of the
    "gay" Superman; of how DC fought to de-"sex" Lois Lane, and the real truth about who really created the Joker and Robin. Read the only interview, never before published, of Bill Finger telling the unvarnished truth about the creation of
    Batman, while noted pop-culture historian Thomas Andrae, a world-renowned expert on Batman and Superman, provides commentary and offers definitive interviews with Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, creators of Superman; with Bob Kane and Bill
    Finger, co-creators of Batman; and Jerry Robinson, creator of Robin, the Boy
    Wonder, and the Joker. Also presented are interviews with and commentary about
    Jack Kirby covering the King's entire career including a detailed review of the creation of the Amazing Spider-Man, Captain America, and the Marvel Universe,
    plus an extensive interview with Will Eisner complete with a reprint of the rarely seen Wonderman story and an exhaustive discussion about The
    Spirit
    .

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781932563535
Publisher:
Hermes Press
Publication date:
02/01/2011
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range:
16 Years

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