Adam Strange Archives Vol 1 DC Archive Editions Book Å 224 pages Download Å Hannahredhead

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Adam Strange Archives Vol 1 DC Archive Editions Book Å 224 pages Download Å Hannahredhead Ë A thrilling adventure of sci fi action ADAM STRANGE ARCHIVES VOL ONE masterfully reprints the earliest escapades of Earth's First Spaceman as they were originally published in the 1950s WhiA thrilling adventure of sci fi action ADAM STRANGE ARCHIVES VOL ONE masterfully reprints the earliest escapades of Earth's First Spaceman as they were originally published in the 1950s While searching fora tabled city in the Andes Mountains archeologist A This is classic late 50's early 60's sci fi fun The heroes fly around with jetpacks while wearing helmets with fins on them shooting the bad guys with ray guns By some fluke of cosmic rays the main character an archaeologist named Adam Strange teleports to the distant planet of Rann every few weeks where he is joyfully reunited with his sweetheart and his derring do saves the inhabitants of Rann month after month much like John Carter And just when things are apparently settling down on Rann he is whisked back to EarthThis collection is one part Flash Gordon and one part Burroughs' Barsoom John Carter I am a fan of both and these stories were enjoyable reads for me I liked the fact that Adam was teleported back home at the end of each story leaving him back on Earth gazing wistfully at the stars and counting down the days until his return to Rann much as the readers are left eagerly awaiting next month's issue And it's no mere coincidence I'm sure that the period between Adam's adventures to Rann is roughly the same period as that between issues of a monthly comic Since there is a well defined parallel between the main character's experiences and the reader's it lends the story a certain verisimilitudeThese are the earliest appearances of the character of Adam Strange While at the time these stories were written Adam Strange wasn't yet part of the larger DC Universe he would eventually be folded into the universe and start encountering the other DCU superheroes especially Hawkman in the Rann Thanagar story arc of the 2000's Ultimately Adam Strange would become a major recurring character in the DCU

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Dam Strange suddenly found his entire life changed when he was miraculously transported to the planet Rann Stranded on a foreign world of unimaginable wonders and inconceivable dangers Strange uickly used his genius like intellect and natural physical abil Pretty standard sci fi of the period

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Adam Strange Archives Vol 1 DC Archive EditionsIties to become the planet's new champion An amazing look back at the early career at the original space hero this books features Strange's classic origin story a battle against a berserker robot and in incomprehensible fight with a living tentacled planet Like STRANGE ADVENTURES MYSTERY IN SPACE where Adam Strange appeared was one of my favorite comics when I was a kid It was great to read these stories again after all these years I have the other two volumes in this series which I will soon be reading