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Supergods : what masked vigilantes, miraculous mutants, and a sun god from Smallville can teach us about being human

Author: Grant Morrison
Publisher: New York : Spiegel & Grau, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Morrison draws on history, art, mythology, and his own astonishing journeys through this alternate universe as a comic book writer to provide the first true chronicle of the superhero.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Grant Morrison
ISBN: 9781400069125 1400069122 9780679603467 0679603468
OCLC Number: 676726667
Description: xvii, 444 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: The sun god and The dark knight --
Lightning's child --
The superwarrior and the Amazon princess --
The explosion and the extinction --
Superman on the couch --
Chemicals and lightning --
The fab four and the birth of the marvelous --
Superpop --
Infinite earths --
Shamans of Madison Avenue --
Brightest day, blackest night --
Feared and misunderstood --
Fearful symmetry --
Zenith --
The hateful dead --
Image versus substance --
King Mob : my life as a superhero --
Man of muscle mystery --
What's so funny about truth, justice, and the American way? --
Respecting authority --
Hollywood sniffs blood --
Nu marvel 9/11 --
The day evil won --
Iron men and incredibles --
Over the event horizon --
Star, legend, superhero, supergod? --
Outro: 'nuff said.
Other Titles: Super gods
Responsibility: Grant Morrison.

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Morrison draws on history, art, mythology, and his own astonishing journeys through this alternate universe as a comic book writer to provide the first true chronicle of the superhero.

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