WorldCat Identities

Ross, Alex 1970-

Overview
Works: 315 works in 742 publications in 9 languages and 16,244 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Comics (Graphic works)  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Superhero comics  Fiction  History  Science fiction comics  Fantasy fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Scenarist, Editor, Creator, Artist, Contributor, 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 )

58 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,877 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 )

47 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,349 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 905 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 Society of America : thy kingdom come : part three by Geoff Johns( Book )

21 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 608 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 )

20 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 539 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 )

8 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 383 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 317 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
All-new, all-different Avengers by Mark Waid( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 316 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
Kurt Busiek's Astro City : the tarnished angel by Kurt Busiek( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2018 in English and held by 305 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
Earth X : collecting Earth X issues 0, 1-12, & X by Alex Ross( Book )

20 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features a dystopian future version of the Marvel Universe
Superman : new Krypton, volume two by Geoff Johns( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a long-lost section of Krypton is miraculously resurrected on Earth, The Man of Steel greets thousands of Kryptonians who are suddenly able to walk among humans. But a jarring culture clash destroys relations between the two species and violence erupts! Soon, the government's own anti-Kryptonian team sets out to dispatch the erupting conflict and the entire Superman family is affected! Don't miss this second volume of a 9-part mega-event that alters The Man of Tomorrow down to his core
Supreme : the story of the year by Alan Moore( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hero Supreme faces the central mystery of his existence
Astro City by Kurt Busiek( Book )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 220 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 207 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 : in the shadow of Yavin by Brian Wood( Book )

5 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"--
Liberty and justice : together they are the Justice League of America by Paul Dini( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In JLA: liberty and justice, the league confronts a threat from space, but a much different menace from those they have faced before. This new danger arrives on our planet in the form of an alien disease ..."--Page 4 of cover
Justice by Jim Krueger( Book )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The spectacular 12-issue series by Alex Ross, Jim Krueger and Doug Braithwaite is collected in this amazing, oversized, slipcased Absolute edition. The members of the Justice League of America are about to learn they aren't the only ones who can band together toward a common goal."--Publisher's website
The world's greatest super-heroes by Paul Dini( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and Japanese and held by 183 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
Captain America by Paul Dini( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A world-class collection of top comic-book creators from around the globe presents a series of uniquely personal visions of the heroic icon that is Captain America! Red: White & Blue roams between the humorous and the serious, the farcical and the personal invoking the power people give over to Captain America. In all, more than fifty creators have crafted timeless stand-alone stories each told with a color palette limited to Cap's signature colors of red, white and blue! In addition to these original short stories, this anthology reprints the back-up stories in Captain America #50 (2002) and Marvel Spotland: Captain America remembered
 
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Kingdom come
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MarvelsKurt Busiek's Astro city : life in the big cityJustice Society of America : thy kingdom come : part threeJusticeKurt Busiek's Astro city : family albumJusticeSuperman : peace on earthKurt Busiek's Astro City : the tarnished angel
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 (228)

French (13)

Spanish (10)

Italian (6)

German (4)

Japanese (3)

Polish (3)

Danish (2)

Dutch (1)