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Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 132,361 Ratings and 7,994 Reviews

Book Description
Has any comic been as acclaimed as Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons' Watchmen? Possibly only Frank Miller's The Dark Knight Returns, but Watchmen remains the critics' favorite. Why? Because Moore is a better writer, and Watchmen a more complex and dark and literate creation than Miller's fantastic, subversive take on the Batman myth. Moore, renowned for many other of the genre's finest creations (Saga ... More
Book Information
PublisherDC Comics
BindingHardcover (24 editions)
Reading LevelAdult
# of Pages464
Publication Date10/05/2005
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About Alan Moore (Author) : Alan Moore is a published author and an illustrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Alan Moore include Batman: The Killing Joke, From Hell, Kings in Disguis... more
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About Dave Gibbons (Illustrator) : Dave Gibbons is a published author and an illustrator of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Dave Gibbons include World's Finest (Deluxe), Green Lantern Corps: Recharge (Green Lantern ... more
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11/27/2009 Cole Rush said: Although the age group is completely off, this book is great. It most certainly is for adults, and the story is thought provoking and inspiring, but at the same time it instills a bit of fear into it's readers.
tags: I read

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3/17/2009 Ventura film festival said:
posting content: The Ventura Film Festival, which was started in 2004 by Jordan Older and his father, has recently concluded its first event of 2009 at the Majestic Ventura Theater in Ventura, California with the Ventura Film Festival "Fun Day" on February 16, 2009 at 2pm. The Ventur... more

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1/18/2009 Ryan Kelley

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12/17/2008 Mikael Vaede said: still so good, every time I read it
tags: over and over, all time classics, I recommend, I read

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12/2/2008 Sara Joiner tagged as: I recommend

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9/25/2008 celia Leary tagged as: I recommend, Im reading

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8/31/2007 Elizabeth Bluemle tagged as: I Read

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