The Unauthorized X-men SF and Comic Writers on Mutants, Prejudice, and Adamantium

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Published by BenBella Books in Dallas, TX .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • X-men (Comic strip),
  • X-Men (Fictitious characters)

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Statementedited by Len Wein with Leah Wilson.
ContributionsWein, Len., Wilson, Leah.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN6728.X2 U52 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3420188M
ISBN 101932100741
LC Control Number2005037139

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