The Essential Batman Encyclopedia

By Robert Greenberger,

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The ultimate guide to the man behind the mask . . . and the mythology behind the man.

“Criminals are a superstitious, cowardly lot. So my disguise must be able to strike terror into their hearts. I must be a creature of the night, black, terrible. . . . I…

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1 author picked The Essential Batman Encyclopedia as one of their favorite books. Why do they recommend it?

Essential is right—any fan of the Caped Crusader needs this book! Greenberger is a former DC Comics editor, and his extensive research helped me rediscover characters I had forgotten about and learn about ones I had never encountered before. Along with being packed with great info, the book is filled with illustrations, including 32 full-page color covers.

From Michael's list on helping to rekindle a love of Batman.

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