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Kesel, Karl

Overview
Works: 254 works in 440 publications in 2 languages and 14,151 library holdings
Genres: Science fiction  Comic books, strips, etc  Fiction  Star Wars fiction  Young adult works  Graphic novels  Comics (Graphic works)  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Action and adventure comics  Superhero comics 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Scenarist
Classifications: PZ7.D282, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Karl Kesel
Publications by Karl Kesel
Most widely held works by Karl Kesel
The glove of Darth Vader by Paul Davids( Book )
6 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and Spanish and held by 932 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 )
7 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 922 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 850 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 845 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
Captain America by Mark Waid( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 395 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 307 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 267 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 220 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
Indiana Jones omnibus by William Messner-Loebs( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
"Known to his university colleagues as the preeminent archaeologist Dr. Henry Jones Jr., the rest of the world 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
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 191 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
Fantastic Four by James Robinson( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 190 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
Suicide squad by John Ostrander( Book )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 183 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
Fantastic 4 by James Robinson( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 173 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?
Harley Quinn : preludes and knock-knock jokes by Karl Kesel( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 172 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
Batman '66 meets The Man from U.N.C.L.E. by Jeff Parker( Book )
5 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
"In this globe-trotting adventure, BATMAN '66 and The Man From U.N.C.L.E. team-up to stop the world dominating orginazation T.H.R.U.S.H. who has recruited Gotham's most infamous villains. The dynamic duo must work together to stop these evil-doers while keeping their secret identities. Guest appearances by the Boy Wonder and Batgirl!
Captain America by Mark Waid( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 169 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
The Janus directive by John Ostrander( Book )
7 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
The Suicide Squad has always been held in check by their leader Amanda Waller. But it becomes clear that Waller is sending her agents on missions in the pursuit of her own private agenda called The Janus Directive. Soon other governments and super-villain teams become involved and all-out chaos errupts. Who controls the one who controls the super-villains?
 
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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
Languages
English (56)
Spanish (1)
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