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Captain America: Liberty's Torch (Marvel Comics prose)

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Captured by a vicious militia group called Liberty's Torch, Cap is put on trial for the imagined crimes of America.Forced to defend himself in a hostile courtroom with no hope of a fair trail, the star-spangled Avenger faces his greatest challenge as his ideals are put to the acid test...
Paperback, 272 pages
Published December 1st 1998 by Berkley
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Alicia Franklin
Sep 22, 2012 rated it it was amazing
I absolutely loved this book! I didn't think I would with the dated picture on the cover and the comic-styled pictures at the start of each chapter...also, the plot sounded almost ridiculous with the typical super-hero punchline. However, I was wrong! From the Avengers movie: "[With] Everything that's happening [in the world]...people might just need a little old fashioned."

With that quote, it was great to cheer for the alpha good guy and know that he was going to win in the end. No matter what.
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Mike Jensen
May 14, 2016 marked it as books-abandoned
It takes 42 pages for the main plot in this book to get started. At the point I did not care or, for that matter, read page 43.
Meredith Miyake
Jul 10, 2016 rated it liked it
Shelves: fiction, adventure
Not a piece of high literature, perhaps, but not bad. It got a little preachy in places toward the end, but some of the characters were very believable and I found the plot almost disturbingly relevant to current times.

If you are a die-hard Cap fan or are looking for some pre-movie examples of him, I would recommend this read. Otherwise, meh.
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I won't kid you. I'm a long-time Captain America geek. This was a fun, fast read.
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