A locally owned, independent book shop since 1984. Lois meets with LuthorCorp ex-employee, Blanche Rosen, who reveals her and many others were hired to construct a reactor in the , but the site was dangerous, leaving many sick and left to die. This leads to Lois sneaking inside LuthorCorp, and reaching the assembly line and the secret maps, all of which prove Rosen's sayings. Lois heads to the Caribbean, against Perry's wishes. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. As tensions build between the companies and worldwide, Batman and Superman come face to face for the first time.
Only at half the book they meet and only in the last couple of chapters they work together in their common enemy. At 336 pages the novel is separated into 65 chapters, each chapter on average 5-10 pages. Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed. Anderson Number Of Pages 336 pages Format Paperback Publication Date 2012-12-04 Language English Publisher HarperCollins Publishers Publication Year 2012 Dimensions Weight 9 Oz Height 0. There's no more challenging series on television, and as a bonus, it's also brainy fun.
So he needed to show all the steps: how these very different personalities initially distrusted one another; then reluctantly worked together on an occasion or two; and, finally, established mutual trust and cameraderie. And how did he do it? And when the paths of these titans cross, a bold and exciting new chapter of history will be written. Luthor shows off to Ceridov his Death Ray that would destroy any incoming missiles, which he plans Ceridov to fire upon the island to show it off. Luthor's activities have raised the interest of Daily Planet reporter Lois Lane, who is beginning to realize that Luthor may stop at nothing to achieve success. Batman explains that Justice is not the same thing as Law. Superman and Batman escape Siberia just as the reactor breaches and the Gulag explode. Anderson Издатель: HarperCollins Publishers Год издания: 2012 Вес: 0.
The chapters are headed with the location the chapter takes place in and are, in general, very short. I loved the interactions between Superman and Batman and enjoyed how they worked together to stop crime! Seeking poetic justice for the theft against him, Batman steals the green rock, which sets off alarms, Luthor and his security, to Batman's presence. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. Dust Jacket Is In Near Fine Condition. It was the first time in history when human beings had the power to destroy the world. Along with the background of the characters is the lead up to the big showdown. Fore Edges Have A Tiny Bit Of Shelf Wear.
I think if the author picked one of the superhero icons instead of two the novel would have succeeded. He was capture by the soviets and branded a spy and weak. It stays true to the characters and the type of storyline you would expect to find in a comic. So, even though I was five steps ahead of these characters and knew that they'd eventually become friends and allies, it was still fun to see the individual steps occur. These studies in opposites -- shadow and light -- must overcome their distrust of each other to battle evil and injustice. He was best known for his prequel novels in the franchise with co-author.
Even though someone like Wayne cannot explain how Superman can do what he does. When Batman's and Superman's paths cross, their lives change, and history will never be the same. And it is a very good, satisfying novel, with plenty of information from the canon. And we are dead already. News breaks that Russia have arrested a sick Superman, claiming him to be a spy, and the White House is unsure if he'll be free or not.
Superman works in disguise as reporter Clark Kent at The Daily Planet while trying to come to terms with his new role as Earth's protector. . Also I found interesting the view both personagens had of each other. Set in the 1950's, Superman meets Batman. Even as a big time fan of Superman and Batman I do not get enjoyment out of a bad story. Enemies and Allies is a very quick read.
The relentlessly upbeat Superman and the eternally cynical Batman always make a fascinating team, and that's no exception here. Dust Jacket Is Covered By Mylar Brodart. Reimagines the first meeting of Batman and Superman against a backdrop of the Cold War, in a tale that follows their collaborations in Gotham City and Metropolis in the wake of rumors about a flying saucer crash, escalating nuclear threats, and Lex Luthor's scheme to build a military-industrial empire. As the Air Force arrives, Superman gives Lois a lift back home. Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.