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The encyclopedia of comic book heroes

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Statementby Michael L. Fleisher, assisted by Janet E. Lincoln.
ContributionsLincoln, Janet E., joint author.
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LC ClassificationsPN6725 .F5
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Fleisher is a comic book writer who is best known for his run on DC Comics’ Jonah Hex. While he was writing comics in the s, Fleisher was also. Everything you ever wanted to know about DC's Dark Knight — and so much more — can be found in this amazing volume, brought back into print for the first time in 30 years!Originally published inthis extensive volume — the first in a series — includes everything you could want to know about Batman, his allies and enemies, weapons in his war on crime and his adventures from the.

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