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Kesel, Karl

Overview
Works: 222 works in 375 publications in 2 languages and 13,653 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Comic books, strips, etc  Science fiction  Star Wars fiction  Comics (Graphic works)  Young adult works  Graphic novels  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Juvenile works  Action and adventure comics 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Scenarist
Classifications: PZ7.D282, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Karl Kesel
The lost city of the Jedi by Paul Davids( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having gained possession of the glove of Darth Vader, the evil Trioculus seeks to destroy the Jedi Prince who will be a threat to his reign
The glove of Darth Vader by Paul Davids( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and Spanish and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although the forces of the Rebel Alliance have broken the Galactic Empire, the surviving imperial warlords continue to fight among themselves while awaiting the appearance of a new Emperor
Zorba the Hutt's revenge by Paul Davids( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While the villainous Trioculus plots to steal away Princess Leia from Han Solo and make her his dark queen, Jabba the Hutt's father Zorba prepares to avenge the death of his son at Leia's hand
Mission from Mount Yoda by Paul Davids( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kadann, Supreme Prophet of the Dark Side, plots to capture and destroy the carbonized body of Trioculus and take control of the Empire, while the Rebel Alliance races to save the archaeologists of the dying planet Duro
Prophets of the Dark Side by Paul Davids( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having tempted the young Jedi Prince Ken into revealing the location of the Lost City of the Jedi, the Supreme Imperial Prophet Kadann plans to steal ancient knowledge and rule over a new tyrannical empire
Queen of the Empire by Paul Davids( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While the Rebel Alliance continues its struggle to restore freedom to the galaxy, Princess Leia faces an old enemy bent on reshaping her destiny and turning her to the Dark Side
Captain America by Mark Waid( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Decades after Captain America is presumed killed, he is found in suspended animation by the Avengers and awakens to a strange new America he barely recognizes, with the death of his partner, Bucky Barnes, hanging over him
Queen of the Empire by Paul Davids( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Imperial grand moffs are in revolt against the Prophets of the Dark Side. As the Alliance struggles with its latest weapon, Project Decoy, Princess Leia is kidnapped by an old enemy, then menaced by the surprise appearance of another evil foe--one obsessed with turning Leia to the Dark Side and making her the Queen of the Empire
Spider-Man by Cullen Bunn( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modernized retelling of Spider-Man's origin follows bookworm Peter Parker as he is bitten by a radioactive spider, gaining amazing powers
The glove of Darth Vader : Lost city of the Jedi : Zorba the Hutt's revenge by Paul Davids( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The glove of Darth Vader: Within the evil empire, the surviving imperial warlords have been fighting among themselves for power. No one knows who will seize control, but the Prophets of the Dark Side have foretold that soon a new Emperor will arise, and on his right hand he shall wear an indestructible symbol of evil ... The lost city of the Jedi: Having secured the glove of Darth Vader, Trioculus receives a warning that a Jedi prince will be a threat to his reign and must be destroyed. Underground, beneath the rain forests of the fourth moon of Yavin, the young Jedi is growing up hidden within ... Zorba the Hutt's revenge: Trioculus is determined to steal away Princess Leia from Han Solo and make her his dark queen. But when Jabba the Hutt's father, Zorba, returns to Tatooine and learns that his son died at Leia's hand, Zorba takes off to Cloud City and prepares for
Mission from Mount Yoda : Queen of the empire : Prophets of the dark side by Paul Davids( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mission from Mount Yoda: The battle against the evil Empire rages on as heroic men, women, and aliens of Rebel Alliance continue their struggle to end the era of darkness. But now a mysterious visitor comes to the Rebel fortress located atop Mount Yoda, bringing ominous news. Queen of the empire: The Imperial grand moffs are in revolt against the Prophets of the Dark Side. As the Alliance struggles with its latest weapon, Project Decoy, Princess Leia is kidnapped by an old enemy, then menaced by the surprise appearance of another evil foe--one obsessed with turning Leia to the Dark Side and making her the Queen of the Empire. Prophets of the dark side: The battle against the evil empire rages on as members of the Alliance continue their struggle to end the era of darkness. By rescuing an imperial prisoner, they face possibly disastrous consequences
Indiana Jones omnibus by William Messner-Loebs( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Known to his university colleagues as the preeminent archaeologist Dr. Henry Jones Jr., the rest of the workd knows him by another name-- Indiana Jones, greatest adventurer of the twentieth century! Follow Indy as he travels the globe in a race against the Nazis to recover the world's greatest treasures. From the lost city of Atlantis, to the sacred scrolls of Buddha, to an Incan artifact of legendary power, Indiana Jones will stop at nothing to preserve these prizes from the grasp of Hitler and his allies!"--Page 4 of cover
Fantastic Four by James Robinson( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a devastating battle with creatues from a corrupted universe, the Fantastic Four find themselves in court and held accountable for the destruction the battle caused in Manhattan
Captain America by Mark Waid( Book )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frozen in suspended animation for over sixty years, World War II superhero Captain America, aka Steve Rogers, wakes up in the twenty-first century and must adapt to a very changed world
Suicide squad by John Ostrander( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the late 1980s, a secret government program designed to neutralize super-powered threats to national security was reactivated. Task Force X had gone through many transformations since it was first created during World War II, but one thing had never changed: its members called themselves the Suicide Squad, and they lived up to their name. Faced with a rising tide of metahuman crime and terror, the program's hard-headed director Amanda Waller sold the President on her vision of an updated Task Force X: a covert action team comprised of incarcerated super-villains who earned time off their sentences for every mission they completed. Deniable, disposable, and deployable to any spot on earth, this new Suicide Squad would be the perfect weapon of last resort-- as long as they could be kept under control" -- page 4 of cover
Harley Quinn : preludes and knock-knock jokes by Karl Kesel( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Joker's lovable partner in crime takes the spotlight in this new hardcover volume collecting HARLEY QUINN #1-7, written by Karl Kesel (SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL) with art by the fan-favorite team of Terry Dodson and Rachel Dodson (WONDER WOMAN)! Don't miss these beautifully illustrated tales of lunacy!"--Publisher's Website
Fantastic 4 by James Robinson( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hits keep coming, and Fantastic Four are being torn apart at their very foundation! Will Ben be able to cope with the Original Sin that he's learned about Johnny? Will Sue and Reed lose Franklin and the rest of the Future Foundation? And will what's left of the team be able stop their headquarters from being shut down by ... the Avengers?
Captain America by Mark Waid( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frozen in suspended animation for over sixty years, World War II superhero Captain America, aka Steve Rogers, wakes up in the twenty-first century and must adapt to a very changed world
Fantastic four by Mark Waid( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evil Doctor Doom attacks the Fantastic Four with new-found supernatural power, forcing Reed Richards into unthinkable predicaments as he tries to save his family
Captain America by Mark Waid( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frozen in suspended animation for over sixty years, World War II superhero Captain America, aka Steve Rogers, wakes up in the twenty-first century and must adapt to a very changed world
 
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Queen of the Empire
Alternative Names
Karl Kesel Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

Karl Kesel US-amerikanischer Comicautor und -zeichner

Karl Kesel Writer

Kesel 1959-

کارل کسل نویسنده آمریکایی

カール・ケセル

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The glove of Darth VaderZorba the Hutt's revengeMission from Mount YodaProphets of the Dark SideQueen of the EmpireCaptain AmericaQueen of the EmpireIndiana Jones omnibus