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Ross, Alex 1970-

Overview
Works: 226 works in 497 publications in 8 languages and 14,107 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Comics (Graphic works)  History  Fiction  Juvenile works  Superhero comics  Science fiction comics  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Editor, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent, Artist
Classifications: PN6728.J87, 741.5973
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Alex Ross
Publications by Alex Ross
Most widely held works by Alex Ross
Kingdom come by Mark Waid( Book )
41 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,827 libraries worldwide
Kingdom Come-the critically acclaimed Elseworlds saga by Mark Waid and Alex Ross-has been collected into a single-volume hardcover, produced by DC Comics and Graphitti Designs. With the addition of 12 new pages of story and art, previously available only in the deluxe slipcase edition, the hardcover edition offers readers the complete version of the DC Universe's ultimate battle. An extensive 18 page design section includes some of Ross's exhaustive preliminary character illustrations, cover legends, a key to cameo appearances, trading-card art and art originally designed for promotional use
Justice by Jim Krueger( Book )
32 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,084 libraries worldwide
Even though it seems a villain vs. heroes story, there is an ominous sense of something larger at hand. The JLA is taken out of commission and Lex Luthor and his allies become the new guardians of humanity
Kurt Busiek's Astro city : life in the big city by Kurt Busiek( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 946 libraries worldwide
Collects the first six volumes of the comic-book series "Astro City," which chronicles the hopes, dreams, and trials of ordinary people and superheroes in a city with a long history of protection from such powerful figures as Samaritan and Winged Victory
Justice Society of America : thy kingdom come : part three by Geoff Johns( Book )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 618 libraries worldwide
"The Kingdom Come Superman is the survivor of a terrifying alternative universe where hero turned against hero and the world ended in a crash of thunder. Now in our universe and fighting alongside the heroes of the Justice Society of America, Superman sees the events of Kingdom Come starting again-- but this time, on our world"--Cover p. [4]
Marvels by Kurt Busiek( Book )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 538 libraries worldwide
Marvel Comics brings back Kurt Busiek and Alex Ross' fully painted retelling of key moments in the birth of the Marvel Universe, as seen through the eyes of an innocent bystander
Kurt Busiek's Astro city : family album by Kurt Busiek( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 407 libraries worldwide
Presents stories about the heroes, villains, and other citizens who inhabit the cartoon world of Astro City, and the crimes and mysteries that accompany them
Superman : peace on earth by Alex Ross( Book )
6 editions published in 1999 in English and German and held by 334 libraries worldwide
Comics painter Alex Ross and writer Paul Dini, both among the most acclaimed talents in the field, join forces to create an unusual look at the world's greatest super-hero and his attempt to improve the world. This volume is as much illustrated prose as it is comics; the emphasis here is on captions over word balloons
Kurt Busiek's Astro City by Kurt Busiek( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 319 libraries worldwide
Steeljak, the Steel-Jacketed Man, is paroled from prison and sets off in search of a peaceful life, until his past begins to catch up with him
The Escapists by Brian K Vaughan( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and held by 248 libraries worldwide
Wizard Top Ten and multiple Eisner Award-winning writer Brian K. Vaughan tells the tale of three aspiring comics creators with big dreams, small cash, and publishing rights to one forgotten Golden Age hero - The Escapist! Inspired by Michael Chabon's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay, this is Vaughan's love letter to his chosen medium, a story about what it takes to start out with nothing in Cleveland, Ohio and end up with a comic so hot a major corporation wants to steal it from you! Brilliantly interweaving the lives of the creators with the world of their creation, artists Steve Rolston and Philip Bond bring the comic-booking trio Maxwell Roth, Case Weaver, and Denny Jones to life, while the inimitable Jason Shawn Alexander and Eduardo Barreto illustrate the thrilling trials and exciting extrications of the new - and old - Escapist!
Astro City : the dark age by Kurt Busiek( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 219 libraries worldwide
"Collecting the first eight chapters of the 16-part 'Dark Age' saga, revealing the history of Astro City and shedding light on some of its greatest heroes! Book One, now in trade paperback, takes place in the early 1970s and follows two brothers-- with one becoming a hero and the other taking a far different path. Along the way, the long-standing secret tale of the Silver Agent and his fate is told at last, as the story shifts back to the 1950s and what made the Williams brothers turn out so differently"--Publisher's web site
Justice by Jim Krueger( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
The Justice League of America superheroes change their appearance to fight supervillains, including Riddler, Black Manta, Poison Ivy, and others
Astro City by Kurt Busiek( Book )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
"Kurt Busiek and Brent Anderson launch their next epic in the world of Astro City when a mysterious door appears, heralding the arrival of the Ambassador. But when an ordinary man is caught in a cosmic conflict, it is up to favorites like Samaritan and Honor Guard, as well as new heroes, to rise to the occasion and save the world! Astro City #1-6"--
Liberty and justice : together they are the Justice League of America by Paul Dini( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 214 libraries worldwide
"In JLA: liberty and justice, the league confronts a threat from space, but a much different menace from those they have faced before. This new danger arrives on our planet in the form of an alien disease ..."--Page 4 of cover
Star Wars by Brian Wood( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
"Princess Leia forms a stealth squadron of her best pilots--including Luke Skywalker--to expose a spy and find the Rebel Alliance a safe home"--
All-new, all-different Avengers by Mark Waid( Book )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
"The Avengers are dead--long live the Avengers! Earth's Mightiest Heroes--Captain America, Thor, Vision and Iron Man--are living separate lives, not tied to any team but when a threat from beyond the stars targets our world, fate draws them together once more, alongside Nova, Ms. Marvel, and Miles Morales, a.k.a. Spider-Man!"--provided by publisher
Captain America ( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
A world-class collection of top comic-book creators from around the globe presents a series of uniquely personal visions of the heroic icon that is Captain America! Red: White & Blue roams between the humorous and the serious, the farcical and the personal invoking the power people give over to Captain America. In all, more than fifty creators have crafted timeless stand-alone stories each told with a color palette limited to Cap's signature colors of red, white and blue! In addition to these original short stories, this anthology reprints the back-up stories in Captain America #50 (2002) and Marvel Spotland: Captain America remembered
The world's greatest super-heroes by Paul Dini( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and Japanese and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of comics about the members of the Justice League of America as they attempt to eradicate global problems in different parts of the world
Earth X : collecting Earth X issues 0, 1-12, & X by Alex Ross( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
Astro City : The dark age by Kurt Busiek( Book )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
Astro City is a shining metropolis on a hill where super-heroes patrol the skies. However, things were not always as bright as they are today. In the early 1970's, in the wake of a global catastrophe, two brothers, one good and one evil must deal with family secrets and social upheaval, involving heroes from Jack-In-the-Box to the Blue Knight and the unsettling events leading to the final fate of the mysterious Silver Agent
Wonder Woman : spirit of truth by Paul Dini( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Working as an ambassador to the human world, Amazon princess Diana, a.k.a. Wonder Woman, is dismayed and hurt when her offers of aid are rejected due to her appearance, causing her to request the advice of Clark Kent
 
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Alternative Names
Alex Ross Amerikaans striptekenaar
Alex Ross dessinateur de bandes dessinées
Alex Ross fumettista e illustratore statunitense
Alex Ross US-amerikanischer Comic-Zeichner
Ross 1970-
Ross, Alekss 1968-
Ross, Alex
Ross, Alex 1970-...
Ross, Nelson Alexander
Ross Nelson Alexander 1970-....
Алекс Росс
אלכס רוס
الکس راس
로스, 알렉스
앨릭스 로스 미국의 일러스트레이터
アレックス・ロス
ロス, アレックス
Languages
English (155)
French (5)
German (4)
Spanish (4)
Japanese (3)
Italian (3)
Danish (1)
Czech (1)
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