The Resource Astro City : local heroes, Kurt Busiek, writer ; Brent Anderson, artist ; Will Blyberg, inker (chapters 2 & 3) ; J.G. Roshell, lettering & design ; Alex Sinclair, color ; Alex Ross, cover art ; Busiek, Anderson & Ross, aldermen

Astro City : local heroes, Kurt Busiek, writer ; Brent Anderson, artist ; Will Blyberg, inker (chapters 2 & 3) ; J.G. Roshell, lettering & design ; Alex Sinclair, color ; Alex Ross, cover art ; Busiek, Anderson & Ross, aldermen

Label
Astro City : local heroes
Title
Astro City
Title remainder
local heroes
Statement of responsibility
Kurt Busiek, writer ; Brent Anderson, artist ; Will Blyberg, inker (chapters 2 & 3) ; J.G. Roshell, lettering & design ; Alex Sinclair, color ; Alex Ross, cover art ; Busiek, Anderson & Ross, aldermen
Title variation
  • Kurt Busiek's Astro City
  • Local heroes
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Astro City, superhumans mingle among regular people and attacks from evil villains are typical daily fare. This book is a collection of nine vignettes about the inhabitants, from the perspective of both ordinary people and superheroes
Dewey number
741.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6728.A79
LC item number
B88 2005
Literary form
comic strips
Target audience
adolescent
Astro City : local heroes, Kurt Busiek, writer ; Brent Anderson, artist ; Will Blyberg, inker (chapters 2 & 3) ; J.G. Roshell, lettering & design ; Alex Sinclair, color ; Alex Ross, cover art ; Busiek, Anderson & Ross, aldermen
Label
Astro City : local heroes, Kurt Busiek, writer ; Brent Anderson, artist ; Will Blyberg, inker (chapters 2 & 3) ; J.G. Roshell, lettering & design ; Alex Sinclair, color ; Alex Ross, cover art ; Busiek, Anderson & Ross, aldermen
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Kurt Busiek's Astro City vol. 2 #21-22, Astro City: local heroes #1-5, Astro City special #1, 9-11-- The world's finest comic book writers & artists tell stories to remember (vol. 2) and various Feb 2002 WildStorm releases."--T.p. verso
Related Contributor
Related Location
Related Agents
Related Authorities
Related Subjects
Contents
Newcomers -- Where the action is -- Great expectations -- Shining armor -- Pastoral -- Knock wood -- Justice systems -- Old times -- After the fire -- Homegrown heroes
http://library.link/vocab/cover_art
https://secure.syndetics.com/index.aspx?isbn=9781401202842/LC.GIF&client=mvsal&upc=&oclc={systemControlNumber
Dimensions
27 cm.
http://library.link/vocab/discovery_link
{'Rotterdam Branch - Schenectady County Public Libra': 'http://pac.sals.edu/polaris/view.aspx?cn=657062', 'Niskayuna Branch - Schenectady County Public Libra': 'http://pac.sals.edu/polaris/view.aspx?cn=657062'}
Extent
255 p.
Isbn
9781401202842
Lccn
2005279921
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill.
System control number
  • 14095263
  • (OCoLC)ocm57447892
Processing Feedback ...