WorldCat Identities

Ross, Alex 1970-

Overview
Works: 233 works in 552 publications in 9 languages and 14,857 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 1997 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,847 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 )

44 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 945 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 )

26 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 939 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!
Justice Society of America : thy kingdom come : part three by Geoff Johns( Book )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 618 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
Kurt Busiek's Astro city : family album by Kurt Busiek( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 408 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
Superman : peace on earth by Alex Ross( Book )

6 editions published in 1999 in English and German and held by 331 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 318 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
All-new, all-different Avengers by Mark Waid( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 264 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 : the dark age by Kurt Busiek( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 217 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
Liberty and justice : together they are the Justice League of America by Paul Dini( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 214 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
Astro City by Kurt Busiek( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 213 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"--
Star Wars by Brian Wood( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 206 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"--
The world's greatest super-heroes by Paul Dini( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and Japanese and held by 191 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
Justice by Jim Krueger( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 191 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!
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 187 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 167 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 161 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
The kingdom by Mark Waid( Book )

6 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continuing to look at a possible future of the DC Universe and it heroes, the young boy who survived the holocaust that consumed the farmlands of Kansas has grown up and judged Superman at fault for the destruction that he lived through. Using newly granted powers, Gog has set out on a mission to remove Superman from existence throughout all of time. Now it is up to the children of Batman, Robin, Flash, and Plastic Man to work together to save the Man of Steel and the world from the madman's quest
Indiana Jones omnibus by Ken Hooper( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Known to his university colleagues as the preeminent archaeologist Dr. Henry Jones Jr., the rest of the world knows him by another name-- Indiana Jones, greatest adventurer of the twentieth century! Indiana Jones faces a race against the Nazis to recover artifacts like the Golden Fleece, the Philosopher's Stone, and the Spear of Destiny. He faces legendary monster, ancient cults and armies of the undead
 
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Kingdom come
Alternative Names
Alex Ross Amerikaans striptekenaar

Alex Ross dessinateur de bandes dessinées

Alex Ross fumettista e illustratore statunitense

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

الکس راس

로스, 알렉스

앨릭스 로스 미국의 일러스트레이터

アレックス・ロス

ロス, アレックス

Languages
English (168)

French (11)

Spanish (11)

Italian (5)

German (4)

Japanese (3)

Polish (3)

Danish (2)

Czech (1)

Covers
MarvelsKurt Busiek's Astro city : life in the big cityJusticeJustice Society of America : thy kingdom come : part threeKurt Busiek's Astro city : family albumSuperman : peace on earthKurt Busiek's Astro CityAstro City : the dark age