Stan Lee the man behind Marvel
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SummaryBatchelor offers an eye-opening look at the life of Stan Lee, the man who created (with talented artists) many of history's most legendary characters. Becoming the editor of Marvel Comics as a teenager, and toiling in the industry for decades, Lee threw caution to the wind and went for broke, co-creating the Fantastic Four, Spider-Man, Hulk, Iron Man, the X-Men, the Avengers, and others in a creative flurry that revolutionized comic books for generations of readers.
ContentsPrologue: Dawn of the fantastic
Stanley Lieber, New Yorker
Return to Marvel
Public enemy number one
Birth of the new hero: The Fantastic Four
Spidey saves the day!
Horde of superheroes
Marketing the Marvel Universe
Creating an icon
Marvel's multitude of maladies
Lure of Hollywood
Rise and fall of Stan Lee Media
Larger than life
Conclusion: American icon.
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Lee, Stan, 1922-2018
Cartoonists United States Biography
Comic and Graphic Books
|Publisher|| [Place of publication not identified] :Rowman & Littlefield Publishers2017
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Includes bibliographical references and index.