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Wein, Len

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

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 790 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 )

12 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 476 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
Swamp Thing vs the zombie pets by John Sazaklis( Book )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 386 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 2004 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fight crime day and night alongside the Dark Knight with 28 heroic adventures from the acclaimed series
X-Men( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 379 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 2005 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millionaire 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 326 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
Gargoyles by Edward Asner( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 277 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
Wonder Woman : gods and mortals by George Pérez( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally published in single magazine form as Wonder Woman #1-7, c. 1987
Justice League Dark by J. M DeMatteis( Book )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fallout from the Justice League Dark's battles with Blight and the Trinity of Sin, during the DC crossover event 'Forever Evil', has left the team in tatters. Zatanna assumes leadership of the team and prepares to rebuild. With team members angry and confused by John Constantine's methods during the fight with Blight and the Trinity of Sin, how will John Constantine fit into this new team, if at all?
Superman-- back in action by Kurt Busiek( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 212 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?
Essential by Gerry Conway( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 195 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
Green Lantern, Sector 2814 by Len Wein( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1984, DC Comics introduced British artist Dave Gibbons to U.S. readers with GREEN LANTERN 172, the start of a popular run by Gibbons and writer Len Wein, best known as the creator of both Swamp Thing and Wolverine. Over the course of thirteen action packed issues, Green Lantern battled some of his greatest foes, clashed with the Guardians of the Universe, and was replaced by another human Green Lantern--John Stewart! This title is a showcase for the art of Dave Gibbons, who moved straight from GREEN LANTERN to WATCHMEN, the best-selling graphic novel of all time. Gibbons returned to the world of GREEN LANTERN in 2007 as the writer of the new series GREEN LANTERN CORPS
The amazing Spider-Man by Len Wein( Book )

4 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
DC Universe : legacies by Len Wein( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 170 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
X-Men, first class : finals by Jeff Parker( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 165 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
Batman '66 by Jeff Parker( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Back to the Swingin' 60s as DC Comics reimagines the classic Batman TV series in comics form. These all-new stories portray The Caped Crusader, The Boy Wonder and their fiendish rogues gallery just the way viewers remember them. In this volume, the Dynamic Duo team-up with Barbara Gordon to take on The Bookworm, a deranged zombie creating Professor, The Queen of Diamonds, Lord Death Man and The Joker. Collects issues Batman '66 The Lost Episode #1, Batman '66 #17-22"--
Saga of the Swamp Thing by Alan Moore( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 160 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
Marvel adventures. Thor & Captain America by Paul Tobin( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 156 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
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 79 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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Wonder Woman : gods and mortals
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Len Wein.

Len Wein Amerikaans auteur

Len Wein dessinateur américain

Len Wein fumettista statunitense

Len Wein historietista norteamericano y editor

Len Wein US-amerikanischer Comicautor und -Redakteur

Wein, Leonard Norman 1948-

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Superman-- back in actionEssentialThe amazing Spider-ManDC Universe : legaciesX-Men, first class : finalsSaga of the Swamp ThingMarvel adventures. Thor & Captain AmericaThe unauthorized X-men : SF and comic writers on mutants, prejudice, and adamantium