WorldCat Identities

Ross, Alex 1970-

Overview
Works: 240 works in 578 publications in 8 languages and 14,988 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Comics (Graphic works)  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  History  Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Superhero comics  Science fiction comics  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Editor, Creator, Contributor, Artist, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN6728.J87, 741.5973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alex Ross
Kingdom come by Mark Waid( Book )

44 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kingdom Come-the critically acclaimed Elseworlds saga by Mark Waid and Alex Ross-has been collected into a single-volume hardcover, produced by DC Comics and Graphitti Designs. With the addition of 12 new pages of story and art, previously available only in the deluxe slipcase edition, the hardcover edition offers readers the complete version of the DC Universe's ultimate battle. An extensive 18 page design section includes some of Ross's exhaustive preliminary character illustrations, cover legends, a key to cameo appearances, trading-card art and art originally designed for promotional use
Marvels by Kurt Busiek( Book )

45 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marvel Comics brings back Kurt Busiek and Alex Ross' fully painted retelling of key moments in the birth of the Marvel Universe, as seen through the eyes of an innocent bystander
Kurt Busiek's Astro city : life in the big city by Kurt Busiek( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects the first six volumes of the comic-book series "Astro City," which chronicles the hopes, dreams, and trials of ordinary people and superheroes in a city with a long history of protection from such powerful figures as Samaritan and Winged Victory
Justice by Jim Krueger( Book )

18 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even though it seems a villain vs. heroes story, there is an ominous sense of something larger at hand. The JLA is taken out of commission and Lex Luthor and his allies become the new guardians of humanity. The JLA may be down and out but they are ready to fight back!
Kurt Busiek's Astro city : family album by Kurt Busiek( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents stories about the heroes, villains, and other citizens who inhabit the cartoon world of Astro City, and the crimes and mysteries that accompany them
Justice by Jim Krueger( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Justice League of America superheroes change their appearance to fight supervillains, including Riddler, Black Manta, Poison Ivy, and others
Superman : peace on earth by Alex Ross( Book )

6 editions published in 1999 in English and German and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comics painter Alex Ross and writer Paul Dini, both among the most acclaimed talents in the field, join forces to create an unusual look at the world's greatest super-hero and his attempt to improve the world. This volume is as much illustrated prose as it is comics; the emphasis here is on captions over word balloons
Kurt Busiek's Astro City by Kurt Busiek( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steeljak, the Steel-Jacketed Man, is paroled from prison and sets off in search of a peaceful life, until his past begins to catch up with him
Justice Society of America by Geoff Johns( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's first super-team is renewed by a new generation of heroes, promising to uphold the legacy of their predecessors and inspire other heroes across the world. This volume focuses on the individual members of the team. Nathan Heywood, the grandson of Commander Steel, awakens to find himself transformed into the team's newest member, Citizen Steel. All American powerhouse Liberty Belle races to stop the Justice Society's troubled young recruit, Damage, from making the worst mistake of his life. Plus, the secrets of 52 begin to reveal themselves to the Justice Society
All-new, all-different Avengers by Mark Waid( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Avengers are dead--long live the Avengers! Earth's Mightiest Heroes--Captain America, Thor, Vision and Iron Man--are living separate lives, not tied to any team but when a threat from beyond the stars targets our world, fate draws them together once more, alongside Nova, Ms. Marvel, and Miles Morales, a.k.a. Spider-Man!"--provided by publisher
Astro City by Kurt Busiek( Book )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Kurt Busiek and Brent Anderson launch their next epic in the world of Astro City when a mysterious door appears, heralding the arrival of the Ambassador. But when an ordinary man is caught in a cosmic conflict, it is up to favorites like Samaritan and Honor Guard, as well as new heroes, to rise to the occasion and save the world! Astro City #1-6"--
Astro City : the dark age by Kurt Busiek( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Collecting the first eight chapters of the 16-part 'Dark Age' saga, revealing the history of Astro City and shedding light on some of its greatest heroes! Book One, now in trade paperback, takes place in the early 1970s and follows two brothers-- with one becoming a hero and the other taking a far different path. Along the way, the long-standing secret tale of the Silver Agent and his fate is told at last, as the story shifts back to the 1950s and what made the Williams brothers turn out so differently"--Publisher's web site
Star Wars by Brian Wood( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Princess Leia forms a stealth squadron of her best pilots--including Luke Skywalker--to expose a spy and find the Rebel Alliance a safe home"--
Justice Society of America : thy kingdom come : part three by Geoff Johns( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Kingdom Come Superman is the survivor of a terrifying alternative universe where hero turned against hero and the world ended in a crash of thunder. Now in our universe and fighting alongside the heroes of the Justice Society of America, Superman sees the events of Kingdom Come starting again-- but this time, on our world"--Page 4 of cover
Justice by Jim Krueger( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even though it seems a villain vs. heroes story, there is an ominous sense of something larger at hand. The JLA is taken out of commission and Lex Luthor and his allies become the new guardians of humanity. The JLA may be down and out but they are ready to fight back!
The world's greatest super-heroes by Paul Dini( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and Japanese and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of comics about the members of the Justice League of America as they attempt to eradicate global problems in different parts of the world
Earth X : collecting Earth X issues 0, 1-12, & X by Alex Ross( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astro City : the dark age by Kurt Busiek( Book )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astro City is a shining metropolis on a hill where super-heroes patrol the skies. However, things were not always as bright as they are today. In the early 1970's, in the wake of a global catastrophe, two brothers, one good and one evil must deal with family secrets and social upheaval, involving heroes from Jack-In-the-Box to the Blue Knight and the unsettling events leading to the final fate of the mysterious Silver Agent
Wonder Woman : spirit of truth by Paul Dini( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working as an ambassador to the human world, Amazon princess Diana, a.k.a. Wonder Woman, is dismayed and hurt when her offers of aid are rejected due to her appearance, causing her to request the advice of Clark Kent
Mythology : the DC Comics art of Alex Ross by Alex Ross( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrates the talents of DC Comics artist Alex Ross in a collection of his drawings, sketches, limited edition prints, and other artwork, all reproduced in full color, accompanied by a study of his creative process
 
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Alternative Names
Alex Ross Amerikaans striptekenaar

Alex Ross dessinateur de bandes dessinées

Alex Ross fumettista e illustratore statunitense

Alex Ross Pelukis

Alex Ross US-amerikanischer Comic-Zeichner

Ross 1970-

Ross, Alex

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Ross, Nelson Alexander

Ross Nelson Alexander 1970-....

Алекс Росс

אלכס רוס

אלכס רוס אמן אמריקאי

أليكس روس

الکس راس

로스, 알렉스

앨릭스 로스 미국의 일러스트레이터

アレックス・ロス

ロス, アレックス

Languages
English (163)

French (11)

Spanish (11)

Italian (5)

German (4)

Japanese (3)

Polish (3)

Danish (2)

Covers
MarvelsKurt Busiek's Astro city : life in the big cityJusticeKurt Busiek's Astro city : family albumJusticeSuperman : peace on earthKurt Busiek's Astro CityJustice Society of America