I strongly recommend that you consider purchasing this one volume to keep on your shelf.
I read this in tandem with Sean Howe's "Marvel Comics - The Untold Story" which is also a Must-Read if you're a fan of this time in comics history, as I am.
I learned a lot about Jack Kirby, truly an overlooked genius, and gained a new appreciation for his work.
.. the wonder years. This book is all about Stan and Jack's work on the Fantastic Four. It does touch on other areas of Marvel lore, but this is really all about 'The World's... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Peter J. McGill
I bought this as a gift for my boyfriend who is a huge Jack Kirby fan. He couldn't put it down.Published 8 months ago by April Tuesdays
It's too late to return and get back by Christmas for my husband so needless to say I am disappointed.Published 9 months ago by Momo's Mom
A well-written, informative book. I learned a lot about Jack Kirby, truly an overlooked genius, and gained a new appreciation for his work. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Tabby
Too many times I find myself purchasing a book about the history of Marvel Comics, only to find the First Family of Marvel giving short shrift! Read morePublished 13 months ago by Disneymarvel
The nostalgia of the Marvel Age and the history of comics in general are something I'm already pretty familiar/obsessed with. Read morePublished on March 6, 2012 by Kim Aparicio