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The Mighty Marvel Dictionary

By Robb Pearlman


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Do a deep dive into the Marvel Universe with The Mighty Marvel Dictionary, an illustrated A-to-Z glossary of more than 1,000 iconic heroes, antiheros, villains, teams, groups, artifacts, weapons, locations, sounds, and more that have shaped Marvel Comics for over 85 years.

ISBN: 9781637745519

Publication Date: October 2024

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The Mighty Marvel Dictionary (thuh my-tee mahr-vuhl dik-shuh-ner-ee)

noun: an illustrated A-to-Z glossary that provides readers of all ages a redefined, never-before-seen exploration of the code names, items, teams, locations, and sound effects that have shaped Marvel Comics for over 85 years

Featuring more than 1,000 definitions of the words that have been the foundation of Marvel Comics’ epic stories, this illustrated compendium is the perfect gift for Marvel fans of all ages.

  • Encounter iconic heroes, antiheroes, villains, and synthezoids including Hulk, Black Widow, Storm, Wolverine, Mystique, Echo, Kingpin, Lizard, Abomination, M.O.D.O.K., H.E.R.B.I.E., Carnage, and Venom.
  • Infiltrate the membership rosters of Marvel’s most iconic groups, teams, and organizations including the Avengers, the X-Men, Alpha Flight, S.H.I.E.L.D., the Sinister Six, the Guardians of the Galaxy, Hydra, and the Nova Corps.
  • Discover a hidden lair’s worth of artifacts, weapons, and technology including Doctor Doom’s Doombots, the Eye of Agamotto, the Zodiac Key, the Ultimate Nullifier, the Superhuman Registration Act, the Infinity Gauntlet, and all six of the Infinity Stones.
  • Explore Multiverse-spanning locations that serve as backdrops to countless epic adventures including Wakanda, Hala, Atlantis, the Raft, Krakoa, Knowhere, Attilan, and all ten of the Realms connected by Yggradsil.
  • Echo the distinctive and onomatopoeic sounds that reverberate off the comic book page including bamfsniktthwippoink, and bada-boom!
  • Assemble the accessories and garments that make up a costume or uniform including cape, hood, mask, crown, and tunic.

Unleash the power of the words behind the worlds and characters you love with The Mighty Marvel Dictionary.

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About the Author

Robb  Pearlman

Robb Pearlman is a pop culturalist and New York Times author of over 40 books for adults and children, including seven Star Trek books. He is a frequent guest and speaker at Star Trek and pop culture conventions.

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Publication Details

Format: Hardcover

ISBN: 9781637745519

Dimensions: 5.5 x 8.25 in.

Publication Date: October 2024

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