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Wein, Len

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Most widely held works by Len Wein
Superheroes : a never-ending battle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the dawn of the comic book genre and its progenitors, as well as the evolution of the characters that leapt from the pages over the last 70 years and their ongoing worldwide cultural impact. It chronicles how these 'disposable diversions' were subject to intense government scrutiny for their influence on American children and how they were created in large part by immigrants whose fierce loyalty to a new homeland laid the foundation of a multi-billion-dollar industry
Before Watchmen : Ozymandias/Crimson Corsair by Len Wein( Book )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows Adrian Veidt's journey to become the world's smartest man and fulfill his desire to right a corrupt planet
X-Men( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under the tutelage of Professor Xavier, the most powerful telepath on the planet, the mutants learn to master their powers. All the favorite mutant heroes are back and will battle with Mr. Sinister, Omega Red and more of the most fiendish villains on earth
Batman, the animated series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fight crime day and night alongside The Dark Knight as he encounters the Catwoman, duel with the Penguin, contests with The Riddler and battles wit with the Joker
Swamp Thing vs the zombie pets by John Sazaklis( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Swamp Thing is called away to help with a fire elsewhere, Solomon Grundy and his zombie pets decide to take over the swamp--and it is up to Ace the Bat-Hound and the Swamp-Pets to repel the invasion
Batman, the animated series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millionare Bruce Wayne's alter-ego Batman protects the streets of Gotham City from various villains and arch-enemies
All-new X-Men by Brian Michael Bendis( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Kitty Pryde's faith in Wolverine's Jean Grey School is eroded. With her students gone, what is Kitty to do? Meanwhile, X-23 is back, joining the All-New X-Men and-- kissing Cyclops?! What does this mean to Jean Grey? When Jean and X-23 are forced to team up against a mysterious force, she'd better figure it out fast! Plus: Ring in the X-Men's 50th anniversary with some of the greatest creators to ever work on Marvel's mutants!" -- page [4] of cover
Wonder Woman : gods and mortals by George Pérez( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally published in single magazine form as Wonder Woman #1-7, c. 1987
Superman-- back in action by Kurt Busiek( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superman returns in time to join the planet's shock when churches, statues, bridges, islands, and even heroes start disappearing from the Earth and showing up in an intergallactic bidding war led by the Auctioneer. Only Superman can save the day, but what happens when he becomes the latest item open for bids?
Gargoyles by Edward Asner( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enter the mythical world of the Gargoyles and get to know the ancient creatures that once guarded a medieval Scottish fortress, and who now have come alive at night to protect the city of Manhattan from evil
Essential( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dark days loom as Spider-Man faces adversaries old and new--and learns that not only does great power come with great responsibility, there must also come great heartache. This volume includes classic stories featuring Spicer-Man vs. the Hulk in Canada, the deaths of Guen Stacy and the Green Goblin, the first appearances of the Man-Wolf and the Punisher ... and the wedding of Doctor Octopus and Aunt May!!"--Page 4 of cover
The amazing Spider-Man by Len Wein( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spider-Man is as amazing as ever against adversarial alumni like the Lizard and the Kingpin, as well as up-and-coming enemies such as Stegron and Jigsaw - with the lesser-known larcenies of the Big Wheel and the Spider-Squad to fill his spare time! Featuring the first appearances of Rocket Racer and Will O'the Wisp! Forgotten chapters from the Green Goblin legacy and the Clone Saga! Spider-Man's origin and Peter Parker's college graduation! And J. Jonah Jameson at his best and worst! Guest-starring the Punisher, Nova the Human Rocket, the Human Torch and the X-Men! Collects Amazing Spider-Man #161-185 & Annual #11, Giant-Size Spider-Man #6 and Nova #12
Marvel adventures. Thor & Captain America( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One action-packed digest featuring two of Marvel's most famous heroes. First, find out why Thor and Valkyrie travel to Asgard with Nova, the Human Rocket What is the dreadful mission, and will their combined might be enough to complete it Next, the Thunder God teams up with Spider-Man to battle Krillk the Conqueror! Then watch as Captain America conducts a routine investigation of stolen plutonium that quickly escalates into a battle against genetically modified cavemen
X-Men, first class : finals by Jeff Parker( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As graduation looms for Cyclops, Marvel Girl, Beast, Angel, and Iceman, Dr. Xavier's first five students, they try to figure out how they will cope with the world outside the school and what they will do with their lives
DC Universe : legacies by Len Wein( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Meet Paul Lincoln: dedicated Metropolis police officer, loving husband and father, and witness to the major events of DC Universe history, from the rise of the Justice Society of America to the fall of Batman and Superman. Even as the world seems to turn darker, Paul never stops believing in the superheroes"--Publisher description
Saga of the Swamp Thing by Alan Moore( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Earth Elemental says goodbye to the illusion of his own humanity after learning that he is 100 percent plant, meets a crew of benevolent alien invaders inspired by the classic swamp-based comic strip Pogo, and consummates his relationship with Abigail Arcane as only he could
Wonder Woman by George Pérez( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in 3 languages and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the the history of the woman for whom Diana was named and the horror hidden beneath Paradise Island, and also introduces Cheetah, a deadly enemy who seeks possesion of Wonder Woman's lasso of truth
A new Goblin by Len Wein( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Parker's proven time and again that you can't keep a good man down, but keeping a BAD one down is even harder! Norman Osborn's supposed to be dead, so who's going bats in the green-and-purple togs now? Whether the latest Green Goblin is an old friend or a new enemy, he's out to conquer the underworld - so Silvermane wants him dead, whether he kills Spider-Man first or not! Spidey fights both sides of a mob war, but the war's end may come in the form of another Goblin - if he doesn't take down everyone else! Collects Amazing Spider-Man #176-180
Midnight days by Neil Gaiman( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Sandman Midnight Theatre, the Golden Age Sandman investigates an age-old mystery -- and, for the only time, comes face-to-face with his namesake, Dream of the Endless. In Hold Me, trenchcoated mystic John Constantine faces a ghost haunted by a very modern kind of loneliness. In Brothers, the Swamp Thing's extended family meets a flower-power-loving Geek and the decidedly unamused U.S. Government. In Shaggy Dog Stories, a half-sane plant-man plumbs the mysteries of existence. And the never-before-published Jack-in-the-Green, the Swamp Thing of another time confronts the horrors of his world -- large and small."--Pg. 4 of cover
The unauthorized X-men : SF and comic writers on mutants, prejudice, and adamantium by Len Wein( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comic writers trace the X-Men series' evolution, challenge its metaphors, and draw from its truths about human nature and human society in this exploratory look at the still-timely and often-revamped classic. With chapters such as Magneto the Jew, The New Mutants and the Corruption of the Teenager, and The Sexuality of X-Men, the contributors highlight the strange ties between the characters and current society. From mutant subcultures in the real world to the reality of racism and heterosexism not so different from that of the world of the X-Men, this book takes on the inte
 
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Superman-- back in actionEssentialThe amazing Spider-ManMarvel adventures. Thor & Captain AmericaX-Men, first class : finalsDC Universe : legaciesSaga of the Swamp ThingWonder Woman