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Kesel, Karl

Overview
Works: 189 works in 310 publications in 1 language and 13,297 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Comics (Graphic works)  Graphic novels  Fiction  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Young adult works  Science fiction  Star Wars fiction  Juvenile works  Action and adventure comics 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Scenarist
Classifications: PZ7.D282, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Karl Kesel
The glove of Darth Vader by Paul Davids( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although the forces of the Rebel Alliance have broken the Galactic Empire, the surviving imperial warlords continue to fight among themselves while awaiting the appearance of a new Emperor
Mission from Mount Yoda by Paul Davids( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kadann, Supreme Prophet of the Dark Side, plots to capture and destroy the carbonized body of Trioculus and take control of the Empire, while the Rebel Alliance races to save the archaeologists of the dying planet Duro
Captain America by Mark Waid( Book )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Decades after Captain America is presumed killed, he is found in suspended animation by the Avengers and awakens to a strange new America he barely recognizes, with the death of his partner, Bucky Barnes, hanging over him
Zorba the Hutt's revenge by Paul Davids( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While the villainous Trioculus plots to steal away Princess Leia from Han Solo and make her his dark queen, Jabba the Hutt's father Zorba prepares to avenge the death of his son at Leia's hand
Prophets of the Dark Side by Paul Davids( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having tempted the young Jedi Prince Ken into revealing the location of the Lost City of the Jedi, the Supreme Imperial Prophet Kadann plans to steal ancient knowledge and rule over a new tyrannical empire
Queen of the Empire by Paul Davids( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While the Rebel Alliance continues its struggle to restore freedom to the galaxy, Princess Leia faces an old enemy bent on reshaping her destiny and turning her to the Dark Side
The lost city of the Jedi by Paul Davids( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having gained possession of the glove of Darth Vader, the evil Trioculus seeks to destroy the Jedi Prince who will be a threat to his reign
The lost city of the Jedi by Paul Davids( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having secured the glove of Darth Vader, Trioculus receives a warning that a Jedi Prince will be a threat to his reign and must be destroyed
Queen of the Empire by Paul Davids( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Imperial grand moffs are in revolt against the Prophets of the Dark Side. As the Alliance struggles with its latest weapon, Project Decoy, Princess Leia is kidnapped by an old enemy, then menaced by the surprise appearance of another evil foe--one obsessed with turning Leia to the Dark Side and making her the Queen of the Empire
Spider-Man by Cullen Bunn( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modernized retelling of Spider-Man's origin follows bookworm Peter Parker as he is bitten by a radioactive spider, gaining amazing powers
Indiana Jones omnibus by Walter Simonson( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 201 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! Follow Indy as he travels the globe in a race against the Nazis to recover the world's greatest treasures. From the lost city of Atlantis, to the sacred scrolls of Buddha, to an Incan artifact of legendary power, Indiana Jones will stop at nothing to preserve these prizes from the grasp of Hitler and his allies!"--Page 4 of cover
Fantastic Four by James Dale Robinson( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a devastating battle with creatues from a corrupted universe, the Fantastic Four find themselves in court and held accountable for the destruction the battle caused in Manhattan
Harley Quinn : preludes and knock-knock jokes by Karl Kesel( Book )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Joker's lovable partner in crime takes the spotlight in this new hardcover volume collecting HARLEY QUINN #1-7, written by Karl Kesel (SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL) with art by the fan-favorite team of Terry Dodson and Rachel Dodson (WONDER WOMAN)! Don't miss these beautifully illustrated tales of lunacy!"--Publisher's Website
Fantastic 4 by James Dale Robinson( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hits keep coming, and Fantastic Four are being torn apart at their very foundation! Will Ben be able to cope with the Original Sin that he's learned about Johnny? Will Sue and Reed lose Franklin and the rest of the Future Foundation? And will what's left of the team be able stop their headquarters from being shut down by ... the Avengers?
Fantastic four by Mark Waid( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evil Doctor Doom attacks the Fantastic Four with new-found supernatural power, forcing Reed Richards into unthinkable predicaments as he tries to save his family
Suicide squad by John Ostrander( Book )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the late 1980s, a secret government program designed to neutralize super-powered threats to national security was reactivated. Task Force X had gone through many transformations since it was first created during World War II, but one thing had never changed: its members called themselves the Suicide Squad, and they lived up to their name. Faced with a rising tide of metahuman crime and terror, the program's hard-headed director Amanda Waller sold the President on her vision of an updated Task Force X: a covert action team comprised of incarcerated super-villains who earned time off their sentences for every mission they completed. Deniable, disposable, and deployable to any spot on earth, this new Suicide Squad would be the perfect weapon of last resort-- as long as they could be kept under control" -- page 4 of cover
Indiana Jones omnibus( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 158 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
Marvel Universe ultimate Spider-Man by Brian Michael Bendis( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"By day, he's Peter Parker, mild-mannered high-school student. But by night, he's the ultimate in super heroics -- Spider-Man! And he's just the beginning of a super-hero universe featuring Nick Fury, Power Man, Iron Fist, White Tiger, and Nova. It's a good thing, too, because Spidey will need a little help from his amazing friends to defeat villains like Pie Man, Gardoom Chameleon, Mad Thinker and more! From the world of the sensational TV show, witness the web-slinging adventures of the Ultimate Spider-Man!"--Cover
Wolverine and the X-Men by Jason Aaron( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Battle Of The Atom is over - but the battle for mutantkind's future has just begun! For months, S.H.I.E.L.D. has had designs on the Jean Grey School, and now they've made their presence known! Wolverine takes on S.H.I.E.L.D.'s secret stockpile of Sentinels - but so does the renegade Cyclops, and it's a toss-up as to who Wolverine hates more! And it all leads up to the end of the school year, but is the Jean Grey School really out forever?! Where do our graduates go from here? And who will have survived the experience? Jason Aaron brings the story of the Jean Grey School to a close! Plus: Infinity hits the X-universe as the space-bound Avengers find an unlikely ally against the forces of the Builders in Kid Gladiator!"--
Zombie tales( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of short zombie stories by various graphic artists, and includes selections from Steve Niles, Kim Krizan, Karl Kesel, William Messner-Loebs, Gabriel Hardman, Chee, and others
 
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Queen of the Empire
Alternative Names
Karl Kesel Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

Karl Kesel US-amerikanischer Comicautor und -zeichner

Karl Kesel Writer

Kesel 1959-

کارل کسل نویسنده آمریکایی

カール・ケセル

Languages
English (51)

Covers
Mission from Mount YodaCaptain AmericaZorba the Hutt's revengeProphets of the Dark SideQueen of the EmpireThe lost city of the JediThe lost city of the JediQueen of the Empire