The American Comic Book Chronicles continues its ambitious series of full-colour hardcovers, where TwoMorrows’ top authors document every decade of comic book history from the 1940s to today!
This volume on the 1980s covers all the pivotal moments and behind-the-scenes details of comics during the Reagan years! You’ll get a year-by-year account of the most significant publications, notable creators, and impactful trends, including: The rise and fall of Jim Shooter at Marvel Comics!
The ascendancy of Frank Miller as a comic book superstar! DC Comics’ reboot with Crisis on Infinite Earths and its Renaissance with a British invasion of talent like Alan Moore, Grant Morrison, and Neil Gaiman! The emergence of Direct Market-exclusive publishers like Eclipse Comics, Pacific Comics, First Comics, Comico, Dark Horse Comics and others!
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