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First of four books that chronicle the whole epic known as Jack Kirbys Fourth world. Get ready to be introduced to New gods, and many others! Gueststarring Jimmy Olsen and Superman!

Collecting New Gods 1-3, Forever People 1-3, Mister Miracle 1-3 and Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen 133-139.

Vince Coletta, Mike Royer and Neal Adams collaborated with few of the covers that are inside the book.

Foreword by Grant Morrison and afterword by Mark Evanier.

Has been collected as Hardcover and softcover edition.

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Alas, the journey trough the fourth world begins... 0

Welcome, humble Viner, to read my 14. CV-review.A grand piece of information about the plot.A new war between gods of Apokolips and New Genesis has started. And the battleground is Earth! In the first book of this epic, new characters are introduced to the DC-universe, and the first pieces of the cosmic conflict are placed to their spots. Forever people depart to Earth! Mr. Miracle begins his career! Jimmy Olsen, the new Newsboy legion and Superman face marvelous threats and allies! And the main...

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A Beginning with No End 0

Wowzers. It takes Kirby a little while to get going, until we realize it is all part of the plan and remember Kirby is the King for good reasons. Mark Evanier gives us some interesting insight into "the plan," though, in the afterward: Kirby was planning on giving these new series away shortly after getting them started, ever desiring to create anew. That doesn't initially sound like a great plan for a new universe with a structured major story arc, but Kirby had a way of making things work, eve...

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