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The DC comics encyclopedia : the definitive guide to the characters of the DC universe

Author: Scott Beatty; Robert Greenberg; Phil Jiminez; Daniel Wallace
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : DK Publishing, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Updated and expandedView all editions and formats
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Provides a guide to all of the superheroes and archvillains of the DC universe, featuring more than one thousand different characters, including images from the original comic books, from the past sixty years of DC Comics.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Encyclopedias
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Scott Beatty; Robert Greenberg; Phil Jiminez; Daniel Wallace
ISBN: 9780756641191 0756641195
OCLC Number: 905869464
Notes: Includes index.
"First published in 2004; revised edition, 2008"--Preliminary page.
Description: 399 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Responsibility: text by Scott Beatty ; Robert Greenberg, Phil Jiminez, and Dan Wallace ; updated text by Dan Wallace.

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Provides a guide to all of the superheroes and archvillains of the DC universe, featuring more than one thousand different characters, including images from the original comic books, from the past sixty years of DC Comics.

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