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Abnett, Dan

Overview
Works: 658 works in 1,335 publications in 4 languages and 22,555 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Fiction  History  Biography  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Science fiction  Adventure stories  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Author, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Editor
Classifications: PR6051.B56, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dan Abnett
9-11 : the world's finest comic book writers and artists tell stories to remember( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of comic book stories based on the events of September 11, 2001 when the United States was attacked by terrorists
Dinosaurs by Dan Abnett( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about dinosaurs, including how they evolved, the two types of dinosaurs, where they lived, when they lived, what they ate, etc
The Battle of Gettysburg : spilled blood on sacred ground by Dan Abnett( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In graphic novel format, describes the Battle of Gettysburg and its key participants
Horus rising : the seeds of heresy are sown by Dan Abnett( Book )

18 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and French and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the 31st millennium. Under the benevolent leadership of the Immortal Emperor the Imperium of Man has stretched out across the galaxy. It is a golden age of discovery and conquest. But now, on the eve of victory, the Emperor leaves the front lines, entrusting the great crusade to his favourite son, Horus. Promoted to Warmaster. can the idealistic Horus carry out the Emperor's grand plan, or will this promotion sow the seeds of heresy amongst his brothers?
The silent stars go by by Dan Abnett( Book )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For centuries the Maintainers have worked. With no help from other worlds, they subsist on the food they can grow and that's little enough. But their purpose, their whole life is to maintain the machines that will one day make their world as habitable as old Earth. Life used to be hard. Now as their crops fail, livestock sickens, and the temperature drops, it's becoming impossible. This year's Winter Season Feast won't be the usual celebration. It's not a time for optimism or hope u and it's not a time to welcome unexpected guests. The Doctor, Amy and Rory find a society breaking apart under the strain. Tensions are mounting, old rivalries are coming to the fore, people are dying... And then the Doctor's old enemies the Ice Warriors make their move. With the cold-hearted threat of invasion, the real battle for survival begins. Or does it? The Doctor begins to suspect that behind everything lies a deadlier, and even more chilling danger... A thrilling, all-new adventure featuring the Doctor, Amy and Rory, as played by Matt Smith, Karen Gillan and Arthur Darvill in the spectacular hit series from BBC Television--Jacket p. [2]
Guardians of the Galaxy by Dan Abnett( Book )

7 editions published in 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With the fabric of the universe torn, all that stands between us and invading horrors is a team of cosmic misfits. Led by Star-Lord, the newly-minted Guardians of the Galaxy include a who's who of the mightiest -and most bizarre - protectors the stars have ever seen! Rocket Raccoon, Drax the Destroyer, Groot, Gamora, Adam Warlock, Mantis, the all-new Quasar, Cosmo the telepathic space dog and more take on the universe's most dangerous menaces...and have fun while doing it!" --
Embedded by Dan Abnett( Book )

14 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When journalist Lex Falk gets himself chipped into the brain of a combat soldier, he thinks he has the ultimate scoop: a report from the forbidden front line of a distant planetary war, live to the living rooms of Earth. When the soldier is killed, however, Lex has to take over the body and somehow get himself back to safety once more-- broadcasting all the way.--Provided by publisher
The new Deadwardians by Dan Abnett( Book )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In post-Victorian England, nearly everyone of the upper classes has voluntarily become a vampire in order to escape the lower classes who are all zombies. Into this simmering cauldron is thrust Chief Inspector George Suttle, a lonely detective who's got the slowest beat in London: investigating murders in a world where everyone is already dead! When the body of a young aristocrat washes up on the banks of the Thames, Suttle's quest for the truth will take him from the darkest sewers to the gleaming halls of power, and reveal the rotten heart at the center of this strange world
The Monitor versus the Merrimac : ironclads at war! by Dan Abnett( Book )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In graphic novel format, recounts the battle and historical impact of the Civil War battleships, the Monitor and the Virginia, known to Union forces as the Monitor and the Merrimack, focusing on the Battle of Hampton Roads
Thor/Iron Man by Dan Abnett( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The High Evolutionary and its allies plan to turn Iron Man into a new god who will have both technological superiority and mystical elements, unless Thor can find a way to stop them
The Battle of the Wilderness : deadly inferno by Dan Abnett( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graphical presentation of the Battle of the Wilderness
Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad by Dan Abnett( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graphic novelization of the life of Harriet Tubman
Hernan Cortes and the fall of the Aztec Empire by Dan Abnett( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book describes the life and accomplishments of Hernan Cortes, the Spanish conquistador who overthrew the Aztec civilization and won Mexico for Spain
Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War by Dan Abnett( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Was honest Abe, the man who ended slavery in the U.S., America's first superhero? Enjoy learning about Lincoln's life and deeds and the Civil War in this stunning comic format
Christopher Columbus and the voyage of 1492 by Dan Abnett( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graphic novelization of Christopher Columbus and his voyage around the world
Superman : strange attractors by Gail Simone( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superman's life becomes a nightmare when a not-quite-right Dr. Polaris, Dr. Psycho, Black Adam, Satanus, the Queen of Fables, and Livewire all make appearances in Metropolis
Guardians of the galaxy by Brian Michael Bendis( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With the entire galaxy gunning for the Guardians and Star-Lord missing, its time to bring in a little help. But as the Guardians of the Galaxy get ready for new members Venom and Captain Marvel, unexpected dangers arise that promise to tear the team to its core! Where in the universe is Star-Lord? What does his disappearance mean for Earth's safety? And can he survive on the run from a mysterious new adversary without the aid of the Guardians? Plus: The Guardians of the Galaxy investigate the mystery of a S.H.I.E.L.D. Helicarrier that suddenly appears in outer space! And the series celebrates a milestone with two special stories by former GUARDIANS writers Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning!" --
Guardians of the Galaxy : prelude by Dan Abnett( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Who is Nebula? What tragic events forged her unbreakable allegiance to her dark lord? And how does Korath the Pursuer fit in? Then, as Gamora begins her quest for the Orb, see firsthand why she is the considered the most dangerous woman in the universe! Plus, relive the Guardians' individual debuts as Gamora and Star-Lord burst onto the scene, Drax and Iron Man take on Thanos, Rocket Raccoon meets the Hulk...and Groot tries to enslave the earth!"--P. [4] of cover
Salvation's reach by Dan Abnett( Book )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a covert mission into the space hulk debris belts of Salvation's Reach, Gaunt, haunted by secrets from the past, and the suspected taint of Chaos itself, wonders if he can trust everyone around him
George Washington and the American Revolution by Dan Abnett( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In graphic novel format, describes the life of George Washington and his role in the American Revolution
 
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9-11 : the world's finest comic book writers and artists tell stories to remember
Alternative Names
Abnett

Abnett, Dann.

Dan Abnett britischer Autor

Dan Abnett brytyjski autor komiksw i powieści

Dan Abnett scrittore e fumettista inglese

Абнетт Ден

Дэн Абнетт британский писатель и комиксист

דן אבנט

댄 애브넷

Languages
English (100)

Spanish (14)

French (6)

German (5)

Covers
The Battle of Gettysburg : spilled blood on sacred groundHorus rising : the seeds of heresy are sownThe silent stars go byGuardians of the GalaxyEmbeddedThe Monitor versus the Merrimac : ironclads at war!Thor/Iron ManThe Battle of the Wilderness : deadly inferno