Batman (Hardcover)

A Visual History

By Matthew K. Manning

DK, 9781465424563, 352pp.

Publication Date: September 29, 2014

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (10/1/2014)

List Price: 50.00*
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Description

From genesis to greatness - the full, illustrated story of the Batman! 

Decade by decade, year by year, month by month, explore the evolution of the World's Greatest Detective, his heroic Bat-Family, and his unforgettable gallery of rogues, such as the Joker, Harley Quinn, Catwoman, Bane, Scarecrow and the Penguin. 

Packed with original, comic book art, in-depth profiles, key storylines and events, both in and out of world.

With a foreword by legendary comic book writer Frank Miller (The Dark Knight Returns, Batman: Year One), this definitive guide is presented in a collectible slipcase featuring specially commissioned artwork by top DC comic book artists and including two exclusive prints.

Copyright © 2014 DC Comics. BATMAN and all related characters and elements are trademarks of and © DC Comics. WB SHIELD: TM & © Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. (s14)


About the Author

Matthew K. Manning has contributed to more than 40 books and comic books, including DK’s Batman: A Visual History, DC Comics: A Visual History and DC Comics: Year by Year. When not writing comics themselves, Manning often writes books about the comic book medium and its rich history.


Praise For Batman: A Visual History

"Perfect for any comic book fan." – ComicRelated.com

"[P]erfect choice for your Batcave." – TheFandomPost.com