The World of the Dark Knight

Book - 2012
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Cover art by Jim Lee!

Who hides in the shadows, an often constant but unseen presence? Who strives to rid the city of the evil that lurks through the streets? Who is he? BATMAN.

First appearing in the pages of Detective Comics in 1939, Bruce Wayne vowed to avenge his parents' murder and rid the world of evil by becoming the fearless caped crusader known as Batman.

Follow every punch, kick, twist, and turn of the Dark Knight's story in Batman: The World of the Dark Knight . Tracing Batman's entire career, with full detail of his signifi cant adventures, battles, loves, allies, and enemies, this ultimate guide will leave nothing unexplored. DK's Batman: The World of the Dark Knight includes everything from how Batman came to be created and how the character was developed through the decades to key events in Batman's life that have continued to develop his story over the years. With a new, fresh look featuring intricate full-color comic book art, Batman: The World of the Dark Knight is a comic enthusiast's dream come true!

Copyright © 2012 DC Comics. All characters, their distinctive likenesses, and related elements are trademarks of and © DC Comics.

Publisher: New York : DK Pub., 2012
ISBN: 9780756692490
Characteristics: 199 p. :,col. ill


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Jan 08, 2013

Yet another DK Publishing compilation of the Dark Knight, friends and foes. The artwork is always enjoyable and I found the "biographies" of those that Batman has teamed up with or faced against quite fun to read. Kudoes!

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red_cobra_1278 Jul 01, 2014

red_cobra_1278 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 10 and 5


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