Enemies and Allies HC (2009 Superman/Batman Novel) comic books
1st printing. By Kevin J Anderson. One of today's most popular writers unfolds the thrilling first meeting of Batman and Superman against the backdrop of the Cold War. As Sputnik silently circles the skies, evil genius Lex Luthor leverages international tensions to build a military-industrial empire, competing against rival Wayne Industries, run by millionaire Bruce Wayne. Elsewhere, Daily Planet reporters Clark Kent and Jimmy Olsen investigate the crash of an alleged flying saucer. Kent desperate to learn if other alien visitors may be on Earth secretly living among us - like himself. Amid fear and mistrust, as America and the USSR race to build bigger nuclear missiles aimed at each other's greatest cities, two extraordinary heroes - polar opposites in their attitude and actions - will unite to save the world! Hardcover, 6-in. x 9-in., 326 pages, Text Only. Cover price $26.99.