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Ordway, Jerry

Overview
Works: 204 works in 318 publications in 2 languages and 6,110 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Comics (Graphic works)  Superhero comics  Science fiction comics  Fiction  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Fantasy comics  Short stories  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Draftsman
Classifications: PN6728.S9, 741.5973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Jerry Ordway
 
Most widely held works by Jerry Ordway
Crisis on infinite Earths by Marv Wolfman( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The universe multiplies into a multiverse and the Earth's traditional superheroes are doomed or transformed permanently
Justice League by Geoff Johns( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Geoff Johns pits the heroes of the DC universe against the might of Gods in the seventh volume of the best-selling series! The Justice League came together to stop the forces of Darkseid from destroying Earth five years ago. Now the ruler of Apokolips returns, but sets his sites on the world-shattering Anti-Monitor. Will the combined might of the Justice League be enough to protect the Earth from the collateral as Gods fight? The NEW YORK TIMES best-selling series from Geoff Johns and Jason Fabok continues here in JUSTICE LEAGUE VOL. 7: THE DARKSEID WAR. Collects JUSTICE LEAGUE#39-46, FREE COMIC BOOK DAY 2015: DC COMICS DIVERGENCE #1"--
Blackest night : tales of the corps by Geoff Johns( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Witness Saint Walker's pilgrimage of hope, Carol Ferris' sacrifice for love, the first appearance of the Indigo Tribe and much more!"--Publisher's web site
Superman/Batman by Paul Levitz( Book )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lex Luthor manipulates Superman's image on another world, and when zealous followers on Earth plan to make human sacrifices in the name of Superman, Batman rushes to save the first victim, Lois Lane
The Death of Superman by Dan Jurgens( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a hulking monster emerges from an underground resting place and begins a mindless rampage, the Justice League is quickly called in to stop the colossal force of nature. But it soon becomes apparent that only Superman can stand against the monstrosity that has been nicknamed Doomsday. Battling their way through America, the two fight to a standstill as they reach the heart of Metropolis. Going punch for punch, Superman finally ends the threat of Doomsday as he throws one last punch and collapses forever. Collects SUPERMAN #496-497, SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL #18-19, JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #69, SUPERMAN #74-75 and ACTION COMICS #684
Superman in the eighties by Jerry Siegel( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a brief history of Superman in the 1980's, this book offers ten stories of the hero from that time period
Justice Society of America : Black Adam and Isis by Geoff Johns( Book )

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

The new Justice Society regroups just in time to face one of their greatest and most personal enemies - Black Adam! The sorcerer Felix Faust has imprisoned the soul of Isis, Black Adam's deceased wife. But the Black Marvel just figured that out, and nothing will save Faust from his wrath -- nothing except maybe the Justice Society of America. And in Geoff Johns' farewell story, the team celebrates the birthday of one of their own - Stargirl! That all leads to an all-new two-parter by classic creator Jerry Ordway as a villain from the JSA's WWII days returns!
Superman, the Man of Steel by John Byrne( Book )

in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

V. 1 : Originally published in single magazine form "Man of Steel" 1-6, DC Comics, 1986
Top 10 by Paul Di Filippo( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neopolis is a city in turmoil. A mysterious force has the populace in the icy grip of terror and the authorities are powerless to do anything about it. To make matters worse, the venerated Captain Traynor, AKA Jetman, has been unceremoniously replaced. Now the officers must band together, overcome their personal squabbles, and get their city back on track, before it all comes tumbling down on their heads
Superman vs. Darkseid by John Byrne( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the pantheon of Superman's greatest foes, none are as power-hungry, destructive, and oppressive as Darkseid-- the despot leader of the hellish world of Apokolips! Darseid's ambition to conquer and enslave all of existence knows no bounds-- and as one of the most dangerous villains in the universe, he stops at nothing so he can exert his will with force and fear on all whom he encounters. His godlike powers are almost unmatched ... except for the Man of Steel himself!"--Page 4 of cover
Justice Society of America : thy kingdom come : part two by Geoff Johns( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The world's first and greatest super-team continues to expand, welcoming extraordinary individuals whose powers are the legacy of heroes gone by, but evil has a legacy as well."--Page 4 of cover
Superman : krisis of the krimson kryptonite by Roger Stern( Book )

6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superman, the man of steel by John Byrne( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superman defends Metropolis from Metallo while keeping his civilian identity secret, particularly from businessman Lex Luther; a beautiful and talented television journalist, Cat Grant, takes an interest in Clark; and, after enountering the Teen Titans and the Phantom Stranger, Superman travels to Apokolips to confront the ultimate evil--Darkseid
Superman : the death of Superman( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starman : to reach the stars by James Robinson( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the adventures of the legendary superhero as he fights against evil forces
The brave and the bold by Mark Waid( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superman, Wonder Woman, and other heroes of the DC Universe team-up with the Challengers of the Unknown to uncover Megistus's deadly plan
Superman : panic in the sky! by Dan Jurgens( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Brainiac returns to invade the earth with his ultimate weapon, Warworld, a planet-sized satellite built for destruction. With the help of super-powered friends like Wonder Woman, The Flash, Green Lantern and many more, Superman must lead the attack on Brainiac and protect Earth! Written by Dan Jurgens, Jerry Ordway, Louise Simonson, and Roger Stern Art by Jon Bogdanove, Tom Grummett, Dan Jurgens, Bob McLeod, Brett Breeding, Doug Hazlewood, Dennis Janke, and Denis Rodier"--
Superman : funeral for a friend( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A WORLD WITHOUT A SUPERMAN Superman was Earth's greatest hero until he sacrificed his life to stop the monster known only as Doomsday. Now the world and those who loved him must learn how to continue on without the Man of Steel. In this time of need, heroes like Supergirl, the Guardian and Gangbuster rise to the challenge and try to continue the Last Son of Kryton's legacy. But can they really fill the void left by Superman's death? As the planet mourns the man who symbolized the best humanity had to offer, Ma and Pa Kent truly grieve the death of their only son, while Lois Lane shoulders on the only way she knows how...by being a reporter. Through all this, a greater mystery begins to unfold, where is Superman's body? DAN JURGENS (SUPERMAN: LOIS & CLARK), JERRY ORDWAY (ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN), LOUISE SIMONSON (SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL) and many more continue this seminal moment in the history of the DC Universe and the world itself. The second of #76-77 and SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL #20-21!
The power of Shazam! by Jerry Ordway( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his parents are murdered at the hands of his uncle, young Billy Batson is given the combined powers of ancient heroes and gods by the aged wizard Shazam
Superman, the man of steel by John Byrne( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In these tales from 1987, written and illustrated by John Byrne, Superman battles familiar foes including Brainiac, Lex Luthor and Toyman, and fights alongside Green Lantern and The Spectre
 
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Crisis on infinite Earths
Alternative Names
Jerry Ordway Amerikaans stripboektekenaar

Jerry Ordway dessinateur américain

Jerry Ordway fumettista statunitense

Jerry Ordway US-amerikanischer Comicautor und -zeichner

Jerry Ordway Writer

Ordway

Ordway 1957-

Ordway, Jeremiah

אורדווי, ג'רי

오드웨이, 제리 1957-

傑瑞·歐德維

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Blackest night : tales of the corpsSuperman/BatmanThe Death of SupermanSuperman in the eightiesJustice Society of America : Black Adam and IsisSuperman, the Man of SteelTop 10Justice Society of America : thy kingdom come : part two