Marvel's The Black Widow: Creating the Avenging Super-Spy

The Complete Comics History

Written By: Michael Mallory, Alex Maleev
Having first appeared as an enemy of Tony Stark in the pages of Tales of Suspense #52 in 1964, Natasha Romanoff, aka Black Widow, has gone on to become one of Marvel Comics’ best-loved characters and a key member of the Avengers. Fearless, deadly, and unstoppable, Black Widow is known for her formidable espionage skills as well as her crimson hair and iconic costume. This deluxe book explores the creation and evolution of the character through interviews with the writers and artists who brought her to life over the last fifty years, plus a jaw-dropping selection of art that showcases why she is one of the most dynamic characters in the Marvel Comics Universe.
Format: Hardbound
Publication Date: 11/7/2017
ISBN: 9781608879823
Pages: 184
Trim Size: 11 x 14 x 1

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Michael Mallory, Author: Michael Mallory is an internationally-recognized authority on the subjects of film, animation, and 20th century pop-culture, and the author of sixteen nonfiction books, which include The Art of Krampus, Essential Horror Movies, and Marvel: The Characters and their Universe.