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Planetary #01: All Over the World and Other Stories

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ISBN13: 9781563896484
ISBN10: 1563896486
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Collecting the stories that first introduced the world to Planetary, this graphic novel features the adventures of Elijah Snow, a hundred year old man, Jakita Wagner, an extremely powerful and bored woman, and The Drummer, a man with the ability to communicate with machines. Infatuated with tracking down evidence of super-human activity, these mystery archaeologists of the late 20th Century uncover unknown paranormal secrets and histories, such as a World War II supercomputer that can access other universes, a ghostly spirit of vengeance, and a lost island of dying monsters.

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This first collection of Earth-shattering adventures from Windstorm stars a team of super-powered archaeologists who have uncovered evidence of super-human activity that spans the centuries. The team includes the ancient — and incredibly powerful — Elijah Snow, hot-tempered Jakita Wagner, and the seemingly insane Drummer, as they deal with the abrupt appearance of a new mountain range in America and the shocking truth behind the near-destruction of the planet by the gods, which happened in 1950!

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crowyhead, May 1, 2007 (view all comments by crowyhead)
This was a ton of fun. I felt like I "got" the concept of Planetary much better than I did with the last collection I read, probably because this is the first collection. :) The interplay between Elijah Snow and Jakita Warner is brilliant -- no one does snarky dialog like Warren Ellis. My current favorite line: "Why do I even have to say this? Why do I have to say 'get off the unique and probably alien living plinth that zaps the unwary'? What is wrong with my life that I have to say these things out loud to someone who's been in Planetary that long?"
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Product Details

ISBN:
9781563896484
Author:
Warren Ellis and John Cassaday
Publisher:
Wildstorm
Illustrator:
Cassaday, John
Author:
Ellis, Warren
Author:
Cassaday, John
Art and Cover Art:
Cassaday, John
Location:
La Jolla, CA
Subject:
Graphic Novels
Subject:
Graphic Novels - Science Fiction
Subject:
Graphic Novels - Superheroes
Subject:
Science fiction comic books, strips, etc
Subject:
Super Heroes
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Planetary
Series Volume:
106-505
Publication Date:
20000331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
9.52x6.68x.32 in. .56 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , This first collection of Earth-shattering adventures from Windstorm stars a team of super-powered archaeologists who have uncovered evidence of super-human activity that spans the centuries. The team includes the ancient — and incredibly powerful — Elijah Snow, hot-tempered Jakita Wagner, and the seemingly insane Drummer, as they deal with the abrupt appearance of a new mountain range in America and the shocking truth behind the near-destruction of the planet by the gods, which happened in 1950!
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