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We stand on guard

by Vaughan, Brian K.,

Format: Print Book 2016
Availability: Available at 5 Libraries 5 of 5 copies
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CLP - Main Library First Floor - Graphic Novels GRAPHIC NOVEL Vaughan
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Collection  First Floor - Graphic Novels
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Monroeville Public Library Display Graphic Novel WE
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Mt. Lebanon Public Library Graphic Novels G-FICTION VAUGHAN Brian
Location  Mt. Lebanon Public Library
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Call Number  G-FICTION VAUGHAN Brian
Northland Public Library Graphic Novels FIC VAUGHAN GRAPHIC
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South Park Library Graphic Novels GN NOVEL VAU
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SAGA writer BRIAN K. VAUGHAN teams with artistic legend and Hollywoodstoryboard artist STEVE SKROCE for a subversive, action-packed militarythriller. Set 100 years in our future, WE STAND ON GUARD follows a heroic bandof Canadian civilians turned freedom fighters who must defend their homelandfrom invasion by a technologically superior opponent...the United States ofAmerica. Collecting all six issues of the controversial hitminiseries.

Contains a sketchbook section exclusive to this deluxeedition of WE STAND ON GUARD.
Published Reviews
Publisher's Weekly Review: "Canada has often had a rocky relationship with the United States, from the colonial era to the War on Terror. American writer Vaughan (Saga) and Canadian artist Skroce (Doc Frankenstein) take this occasionally hostile friendship to its fictional conclusion with the tale of a devastating war, which changes the shape of North America. After a drone strike on the White House in 2112, the United States declares all-out war on Canada, plunging their northern neighbors into a police state and viciously exterminating all resistance. Twelve years later, a fugitive named Amber stumbles upon the last vestiges of Canadian resistance and joins their fight. Vaughan is in top form as he peppers the blood-soaked pages with just enough uniquely Canadian wit (likely gleaned from his wife, a native Ottawan) and characteristic pathos to avoid another mindless war story, while Skroce and colorist Matt Hollingsworth stun the reader with their brutal military sci-fi imagery, propelling the tale to its explosive conclusion. (May) © Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved."
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Additional Information
Subjects Imaginary wars and battles -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Canada -- Foreign relations -- United States -- Comic books, strips, etc.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Canada -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Science fiction comics.
War comics.
Dystopian comics.
Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novels.
Publisher Berkeley, CA :2016
Edition Deluxe hardcover edition.
Contributors Skroce, Steve, artist.
Audience Rated M / Mature.
Language English
Notes "Originally published in single magazine form as We stand on guard #1-6."
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
ISBN 9781632157027
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