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The EC Archives: Weird Science, Vol. 2

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The second volume of Weird Science features classic stories written by Al Feldstein, and illustrated by such master artists as Wally Wood, Joe Orlando, Jack Kamen, Harvey Kurtzman and Feldstein himself. This stunning collection reprints issues Weird Science #7-12, a total of 24 complete breathtaking EC science fiction stories, originally published in 1951 and 1952.
Hardcover, 212 pages
Published May 8th 2007 by William M. Gaines Agent, INC.
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Michael
Mar 26, 2018 rated it really liked it
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Too tired for much dissection, but this book is awesome. I never got into Wally Wood's JSA work, but his EC pages are INCREDIBLE!
Sarah Crawford
Feb 11, 2016 rated it really liked it
This is another in the EC Archive series of collections of EC comics. Some material has been added in the form of articles on writers and/or artists, and the original ads are not reprinted.

The stories are a mix of science fiction, with a science fiction basis until the ending, and the ending usually turns out to be more along the lines of a horror story ending. It's also fairly typical science fiction for the time, with plenty of BEMs and misunderstandings and a beautiful woman thrown in here a
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Bart Hill
Oct 19, 2014 rated it liked it
Collecting issues 7-12 of the EC comic, this volume started off a bit more than uneven. My first impression was that I wasn't going to enjoy this collection-- after having finished numbers 7, 8 and part of 9. However, things soon took a dramatic turn for the better.
I also enjoyed the extra features, such as the short description of BEMs (Bug-Eyed Monsters) and EC Looks for New Artists, giving this collection of reprints a fresh feel.
Stefanie Williams
Sep 07, 2008 rated it liked it
I remember using these books in school and I think they are informative and fun for kids. A teacher could use this book to introduce new science to the classroom.
Ron
Aug 02, 2011 rated it it was amazing
The very best work of the very best artists ever employed by Bill Gaines is on display in this series.
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