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Showcase Presents: Sgt. Rock, Vol. 1 (Showcase Presents: Sgt. Rock #1)
by Robert Kanigher, Bob Haney, Ross Andru , Mike Esposito , Joe Kubert , Russ Heath , Jerry Grandinetti , Irv Novack
Over 500 pages of classic adventures are included in this value-priced volume! War is helland no one knows that better than Sgt. Rock and the fighting men of Easy Company. These classic tales of World War II take readers deep behind enemy lines, where Easy Company never has it easybecause battle can break out at any moment. These are the stories that introduced the man the ...more
Paperback, 544 pages
Published November 14th 2007 by DC Comics
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Best Children's Books about World War II (1939-1945)
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Jul 21, 2011 Rick rated it it was ok
Graphically speaking this book should rate higher than I've placed it. The art by Joe Kubert is fantastic. Beautiful, simple illustrations that convey the story in ways that words cannot. Unfortunately the stories themselves are endlessly repetitive and monotonous. There is little point in reading more than two or three stories because they endlessly retell the same thing. This was produced before the concept of continuity came into the industry, so each story stands on its own. This is fine, ex ...more
One of the most prolific writers in comics, particularly in the Silver Age. He took over scripting duties on Wonder Woman after William Moulton Marston's death, and handled the character's transition from the Golden to the Silver Age. He also created Barry Allen, the second Flash, for editor Julius Schwartz's superhero revival of 1956, as well as writing and editing DC's pioneering war titles.More about Robert Kanigher...
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