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Superman : the high-flying history of America's most enduring hero

Author: Larry Tye
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The author, a prize-winning journalist here delivers a full-fledged history not just of the Man of Steel but of the creators, designers, owners, and performers who made Superman the icon he is today.
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Genre/Form: Superhero comic books, strips, etc
Nonfiction novels
Named Person: Superman, (Fictitious character); Stålmannen, (fiktiv gestalt); Superman, (Fictitious character); Superman, Fiktive Gestalt; Jerry Siegel; Joe Shuster; Superman, (Fictitious character); Superman, (Fictitious character)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Larry Tye
ISBN: 9781400068661 1400068665
OCLC Number: 753624854
Description: xiv, 409 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: Endurance --
Giving birth --
A hero for his times --
A matter of faith --
The speed of sound --
Superman, Inc. --
The deadly truth --
Imagine this --
Believing a man can fly --
Back to the future --
Till death do us part --
Tights and fights --
Superman's CV.
Responsibility: Larry Tye.

Abstract:

The author, a prize-winning journalist here delivers a full-fledged history not just of the Man of Steel but of the creators, designers, owners, and performers who made Superman the icon he is today.

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