Astro City is a shining metropolis on a hill where super-heroes patrol the skies. However, things were not always as bright as they are today. In the early 1970"s, in the wake of a global catastrophe, two brothers, one good and one evil must deal with family secrets and social upheaval, involving heroes from Jack-In-the-Box to the Blue Knight and the unsettling events leading to the final fate of the mysterious Silver Agent.
|Other titles||Dark age, Brothers in arms|
|Statement||Kurt Busiek, writer ; Brent Eric Anderson, artist ; Alex Sinclair, colors ; J.G. Roshell & Comicraft, lettering & design ; Alex Ross, covers|
|Contributions||Anderson, Brent Eric, Ross, Alex, 1970-|
|LC Classifications||PN6728.A79 B863 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||240 p. :|
|Number of Pages||240|
|LC Control Number||2011277158|
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