Superman The War Years 1938-1945 HC (2015 Chartwell Books) comic books
1st printing. Written by Jerry Siegel. Art by Joe Schuster and Jack Burnley. This compilation of comic books from the early years of Superman reveals his involvement in World War II. Superman was not like any previous comic book character. He was the first costumed man with two identities, who possessed extraordinary strength and powers. He would protect the public when ordinary measures would not do. He was not the first super hero, but the Man of Steel would become the prototype for all super heroes thereafter. Hardcover, 8-in. x 11-in., 304 pages, full color. Cover price $24.99.