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Marvel Masterworks: The Defenders, Vol. 1 (Marvel Masterworks: The Defenders #1)

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Vol. 100 in the Marvel Masterworks Library. Reprints: Sub-Mariner #34-35, Marvel Feature #1-3 and Defenders #1-6.
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published July 30th 2008 by Marvel Comics
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Robert Morganbesser
Another so so team

The Defenders! Hulk, doctor strange, sub mariner, silver surfer, valkyrie. Another team that deadly didn't make it. For me, one of the problems is, none of them wanted to be together. Another is mostly lame or grade c villains. Not ready even worth a read to me.
Teddy
Nov 15, 2016 Teddy rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Defenders

Enjoying reading Marvel Masterworks because it brings back the time when comics were an even combination of action and storytelling.. The Defenders is no exception and this unique super-team undoubtedly clicked on so many levels..
Brad
Nov 23, 2014 Brad rated it it was ok
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The promise of great stories eludes me. I wanted so much more, spoiled by more recent comics, wanting back stories, glorious beginnings, and splendiferous space and alternate realities. What I got was strained stories that were rarely brilliant in idea, and never in how it was pulled off. It was very hard to get through the old art, as well.

(Waits patiently until a fanboy froths at the mouth at me).

When it's good, it's very good. When it's bad, as most of the early stuff is, it's really bad. I c
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Steve Englehart went to Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut. After a stint in the Army, he moved to New York and began to write for Marvel Comics. That led to long runs on Captain America, The Hulk, The Avengers, Dr. Strange, and a dozen other titles. Midway through that period he moved to California (where he remains), and met and married his wife Terry.

He was finally hired away from M
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