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Kane, Bob

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Publications about Bob Kane
Publications by Bob Kane
Publications by Bob Kane, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Bob Kane
Batman begins by Christopher Nolan( visu )
44 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,805 libraries worldwide
As a boy a young Bruce Wayne watched in horror as his millionaire parents were slain in front of his eyes. This trauma led him to become obsessed with revenge. After disappearing to the East where he seeks counsel with a ninja cult leader, he returns to his now decaying Gotham City. The City is now overrun by organized crime and dangerous individuals manipulating the system. The discovery of a cave under his mansion, and a prototype armoured suit leads him to take on a new persona. He becomes Batman and strikes fear into the hearts of men who do wrong. With the help of rising cop Jim Gordon, Batman sets out to take down the various criminal schemes that have been set in motion by individuals such as mafia don Falcone, the twisted doctor/drug dealer Jonathan 'The Scarecrow' Crane, and a mysterious third party that is quite familiar with Wayne and waiting to strike when the time is right
The dark knight by Christopher Nolan( visu )
51 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,912 libraries worldwide
With the help of Lieutenant Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman raises the stakes on his war on crime and sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the city streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as The Joker. The Joker, whose eerie grin, laughter, and inhuman morality makes him dangerous. Batman seeks to stop the mysterious Joker at all costs. He has no method at all and seeks to see the world plunge into the fire he has yet to light. But, Batman has come to represents the symbol of hope
Batman by Sam Hamm( visu )
33 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,699 libraries worldwide
Batman must face the Penguin and Catwoman in this nightmarish tale
Batman : the Dark Knight returns by Frank Miller( Book )
13 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and French and held by 1,573 libraries worldwide
After ten years away from the public eye, a wave of violence in Gotham City brings Batman back as a vigilante
Catwoman by Pitof( visu )
21 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,450 libraries worldwide
Sensitive and shy artist Patience Philips is a woman who can't seem to stop apologizing for her own existence. She works as a graphic designer for Hedare Beauty, a mammouth cosmetics company on the verge of releasing a revolutionary anti-aging product. When Patience inadvertently happens upon a dark secret her employer is hiding, she finds herself in the middle of a corporate conspiracy. What happens next changes Patience forever. In a mystical twist of fate, she is transformed into a woman with the strength, speed, agility and ultra-keen senses of a cat
Batman : the long Halloween by Jeph Loeb( Book )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 1,210 libraries worldwide
A collection of Batman comics, originally published in thirteen monthly installments, following the efforts of the costumed crime fighter to save Gotham from a serial killer, a crime lord, and assorted gangsters and freaks
Batman : the ultimate guide to the dark knight by Scott Beatty( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 1,209 libraries worldwide
Profiles the life and career of Bruce Wayne, a.k.a. Batman, discussing his allies, enemies, and tools, and offers a timeline of his appearances from 1939 through 2005
Batman : the copycat crime by Devin K Grayson( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 729 libraries worldwide
When the Riddler kidnaps the son of a police detective, Batman comes to the rescue
Batman : time thaw by Jesse Leon McCann( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 661 libraries worldwide
When Gotham City is invaded by prehistoric animals, Batman comes to the rescue
Justice League ( visu )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 659 libraries worldwide
The greatest super heroes of all time team up in the 21st century to battle intergalactic villains. Martian Manhunter comes to Earth to warn of an impending alien invasion. With the help of Superman and Batman, he enlists the world's greatest heroes to fend off the unstoppable invading force
[Batman] forever by Joel Schumacher( visu )
29 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 653 libraries worldwide
Robin has teamed up with Batman, and this time evil is in the guise of The Riddler and Harvey 'Two Face' Dent. Batman has added tension as psychologist Chase Meridian is anxious to find out who Batman is
Earth One by Geoff Johns( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 633 libraries worldwide
"A dark knight for a new generation. You only think you know his story. Batman is not a hero. He is just a man. Fallible, vulnerable, and angry. In a Gothan City where friend and foe are indistinguishable, Bruce Wayne's path toward becoming the Dark Knight is riddled with more obstacles than ever before. Focused on punishing his parents' true killers, and the corrupt police that allowed them to go free, Bruce Wayne's thirst for vengeance fuels his mad crusade and no one, not even Alfred, can stop him."--Back cover
Batman : the story of Batman by Scott Peterson( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 625 libraries worldwide
Wealthy Bruce Wayne acquires the skills necessary to protect the people of Gotham City, adopting the disguise of a bat to safeguard his identity
Justice League ( visu )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 597 libraries worldwide
In a parallel Earth ruled by the Crime Syndicate, the Justice League must fight their evil doppelgangers in a battle that would be dead even, except that their malicious counterparts are willing to do the one thing Batman and Superman never would: kill
Batman and son by Grant Morrison( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 575 libraries worldwide
Batman relives a defining adventure in the life of young Bruce Wayne--the hunt for his parents' killer--while trying to solve a case involving Batman impersonators within the Gotham City Police Department
Batman begins : the visual guide by Scott Beatty( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 572 libraries worldwide
Explores the world of Batman, explains why Bruce Wayne devotes his life to fighting injustice and protecting the weak, and presents the Dark Knight's armory, from his Batsuit to his specially developed weapons and the Batmobile
Batman : dark victory by Jeph Loeb( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 563 libraries worldwide
As Batman hunts the cop killer known as Hangman, he requires the help of newly-appointed Commissioner Gordon and a young orphan named Dick Gray to wade through an array of suspects including Two-Face, Joker, and Catwoman
Batman : the birthday bash by Percival Muntz( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 544 libraries worldwide
When the Joker escapes from Arkham Asylum, Batman tracks him to an amusement park and tries to stop him from stealing a valuable gem
The Dark knight rises : Batman versus Bane by Jodi Huelin( Book )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 537 libraries worldwide
Batman battles his toughest enemy yet--Bane. Will the Dark Knight rise to the challenge and save Gotham City?
The Dark knight rises : tools of the trade by Jodi Huelin( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 508 libraries worldwide
Fighting crime in Gotham City is a dangerous job, but with his trusted tools and gadgets, Batman is up to the challenge
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Bob Kane
Kahn, Robert.
Kane, Robert.
Kane, Robert 1915-1998
Kane Robert 1916-1998
English (252)
French (26)
Multiple languages (8)
German (4)
Spanish (3)
Italian (2)
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