What would our world be like if fantasy villains and superheroes were men and women who lived during the most important historical events of the 20th century? This volume of the Wild Cards series jointly written by many talented authors, sets out on a mission to uncover the truth about how superheroes are treated in foreign countries. From the jungles of Haiti to the Great Wall of China, the Wild Cards team investigates the fate of the Aces and Jokers across the globe. Contributors to this book include Edward Bryant, Gail Gerstner-Miller, Leanne C. Harper, Stephen Leigh, Victor M. Milan, John J. Miller, Lewis Shiner, Walton Simons, and Melinda M. Snodgrass.
About the Author
George R. R. Martin is a writer, a screenwriter, and a producer. He is the author of the successful and multiple award–winning series of epic fantasy Song of Ice and Fire, which inspired the Game of Thrones television show.
Hometown:Santa Fe, NM
Date of Birth:September 20, 1948
Place of Birth:Bayonne, NJ
Education:B.S., Northwestern University, 1970; M.S., Northwestern University, 1971