The art and story are fantastic.
The story centers around one person - Air Commodore John Dashwood - and his single-minded drive to catapult Great Britain into the space age before anyone else.
There's no major conflict, the characters aren't changed by the end of the story and nothing of great import occurs.
A truly great Warren Ellis graphic novel.
If you are interested in OR know about the early history of the space program and the peoples involved AND / OR like alternate... Read more
I love Warren Ellis, what can I say? His one-offs generally have a lack of content/are anti-climactic, but I really enjoyed the pacing of this piece. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Arianna Workman
This Graphic novel is too short to carry all its themes adequately. Its characters are uninteresting. The story has little interest or conflict. Read morePublished 9 months ago by A. Hammour
"Ministry of Space" is an excellent graphic novel of an alternate-history England in which England wins the Space Race by first, beating the Americans and Russians to getting the... Read morePublished 21 months ago by demarion
Warren Ellis, the writer, and Chris Weston, the artist, are at the top of their game with this wonderful graphic novel. Read morePublished on March 21, 2012 by Marc Goldfinger
Title: Ministry of Space
Writer: Warren Ellis
Artists: Chris Weston (pencils, inks), Laura Martin (colors)
Collects: Ministry of Space... Read more
The space race, the first man in space and the first man to set foot on the moon. Events from decades ago that, despite being great accomplishments, have seemingly fallen by the... Read morePublished on January 8, 2011 by Matthew Kresal
This was an impulse purchase for me as a birthday present to myself and I enjoyed it very much. The art and story are fantastic. Read morePublished on July 22, 2010 by Peter Yezek