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BLACK PANTHER: A NATION UNDER OUR FEET BOOK 1 (Paperback)

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BLACK PANTHER: A NATION UNDER OUR FEET BOOK 1 By Ta-Nehisi Coates, Stan Lee, Brian Stelfreeze (Illustrator), Jack Kirby (Illustrator), Brian Stelfreeze (Cover design or artwork by) Cover Image
By Ta-Nehisi Coates, Stan Lee, Brian Stelfreeze (Illustrator), Jack Kirby (Illustrator), Brian Stelfreeze (Cover design or artwork by)
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I have read many superhero comics but never spent any real time with Black Panther, but once I found out Ta-Nehisi Coates (Between the World and Me) would be writing the series, I knew it was a must read. Fierce and political, action-packed and tender, this book includes the first four issues of his brilliant run. Also, Brian Stelfreeze's art is a revelation. [Kenny]

— From Black Panther, Book 1: A Nation Under Our Feet

Description


A new era begins for the Black Panther! MacArthur Genius and National Book Award-winning writer Ta-Nehisi Coates (Between the World and Me) takes the helm, confronting T'Challa with a dramatic upheaval in Wakanda that will make leading the African nation tougher than ever before. When a superhuman terrorist group calling itself The People sparks a violent uprising, the land famed for its incredible technology and proud warrior traditions will be thrown into turmoil. As suicide bombers terrorize the population, T'Challa struggles to unite his citizens, and a familiar villain steps out of the shadows. If Wakanda is to survive, it must adapt - but can its monarch, one in a long line of Black Panthers, survive the necessary change? Heavy lies the head that wears the cowl! Collecting BLACK PANTHER (2016) #1-4 and FANTASTIC FOUR (1961) #52, plus more than 25 pages of bonus content!

About the Author


Ta-Nehisi Coates is an American writer, journalist, and educator. Coates is a National Correspondent for The Atlantic, where he writes about cultural, social and political issues, particularly as regards African-Americans. Coates has worked for The Village Voice, Washington City Paper, and Time. He has contributed to The New York Times Magazine, The Washington Post, The Washington Monthly, O, and other publications. In 2008 he published a memoir, The Beautiful Struggle: A Father, Two Sons, and an Unlikely Road to Manhood. His second book, Between the World and Me, was released in July 2015. It was nominated for a 2015 National Book Award for Nonfiction.He was the recipient of a "Genius Grant" from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation in 2015


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Product Details
ISBN: 9781302900533
ISBN-10: 1302900536
Publisher: Marvel Universe
Publication Date: August 30th, 2016
Pages: 144
Language: English
Series: BLACK PANTHER