WorldCat Identities

Ross, Alex 1970-

Overview
Works: 396 works in 879 publications in 8 languages and 17,966 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Comics (Graphic works)  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Superhero comics  Science fiction comics  History  Fantasy comics  Fiction  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Editor, Scenarist, Creator, Artist, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent, Translator
Classifications: NC1429.R7628, 741.5973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alex Ross
Kingdom come by Mark Waid( Book )

64 editions published between 1996 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 1,924 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 )

55 editions published between 1994 and 2019 in 8 languages and held by 1,414 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 )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 676 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 603 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
A game of thrones : the graphic novel by Daniel Abraham( Book )

in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The kingdom of the Stark family faces its ultimate challenge in the onset of a generation-long winter, the poisonous plots of the rival Lannisters, the emergence of the Neverborn demons, and the arrival of barbarian hordes
Justice by Jim Krueger( Book )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and French and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 333 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 : family album by Kurt Busiek( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 332 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
Captain America by Ta-Nehisi Coates( Book )

2 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hydra conquered the United States, following a leader with Steve Rogers' face. Captain America returned, and Hydra fell. So the war is over ... right?--Title page
Kurt Busiek's Astro City : the tarnished angel by Kurt Busiek( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2018 in English and held by 304 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
Superman : peace on earth by Alex Ross( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and German and held by 302 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
Earth X : collecting Earth X issues 0, 1-12, & X by Alex Ross( Book )

22 editions published between 1997 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features a dystopian future version of the Marvel Universe
Astro City by Kurt Busiek( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 216 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"--
Supreme : the story of the year by Alan Moore( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hero Supreme faces the central mystery of his existence
Superman : new Krypton, volume two by Geoff Johns( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 215 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
Astro City : the dark age by Kurt Busiek( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 209 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
Astro city : life in the big city by Kurt Busiek( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 199 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
Star Wars : in the shadow of Yavin by Brian Wood( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 197 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 by Jim Krueger( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Justice League of America superheroes change their appearance to fight supervillains, including Riddler, Black Manta, Poison Ivy, and others
The Avengers by Mark Waid( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Earth's Mightiest Heroes must find the resolve to stand united one final time against their greatest foe! The Avengers will assemble once more: Captain America! Thor! The Vision! The Wasp! Spider-Man! Hercules! But when the dust settles, will any of these valiant warriors make it out alive from an all-out war with Kang the Conqueror?! And when the Vision sets out, hell-bent on revenge against Kang, all of history will be in jeopardy if the Avengers can't stop him! The Firewall of Time will be shattered - and it will fall to the Avengers to stop the dangers it held back! When war after war ends, not everything - or everyone - will be the same!"--Back cover
 
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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 albumKurt Busiek's Astro City : the tarnished angelSuperman : peace on earthEarth X : collecting Earth X issues 0, 1-12, & X
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, Alekss, 1968-

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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 1970-

앨릭스 로스 미국의 일러스트레이터

アレックス・ロス

ロス, アレックス

亚历克斯·罗斯

Languages
English (225)

French (14)

Spanish (12)

German (5)

Italian (5)

Danish (2)

Polish (2)

Japanese (1)