(2002)

Marvel, 2002 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price:
29.99 USD; 48.00 CAD
Pages:
388
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Marvel [white on red]
ISBN:
0-7851-0958-7 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Tom Brevoort (original editor); Marc Sumerak (original assistant editor); Jeff Youngquist (original assistant editor); Andy Schmidt (original assistant editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard modern US
Binding:
softcover
Publishing Format:
graphic novel

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Avengers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ariel Olivetti (painted; signed)
Inks:
Ariel Olivetti (painted; signed)
Colors:
Ariel Olivetti (painted; signed)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Vision; Thor; Scarlet Witch; Captain America; Warbird]
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The High Ground (Table of Contents)

Avengers / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Kurt Busiek
Pencils:
Alan Davis
Inks:
Mark Farmer
Colors:
Tom Smith
Letters:
Richard Starkings; Albert Deschesne; Comicraft

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Kang; Scarlet Centurion; Avengers [Warbird; Goliath [Hank Pym]; Wonder Man; Scarlet Witch; Wasp; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Thor; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Black Knight; Quicksilver; Firebird; Triathlon; Vision]; Edwin Jarvis
Synopsis:
Kang sends his son, the Scarlet Centurion, down to Earth on a diplomatic mission. When the Avengers mistakenly attack him, Kang destroys the United Nations building to get their attention.
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No More Tomorrows (Table of Contents)

Avengers / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Kurt Busiek
Pencils:
Alan Davis
Inks:
Mark Farmer
Colors:
Tom Smith
Letters:
Richard Starkings; Comicraft; Jason Levine

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Thor; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Black Knight; Firebird; Quicksilver; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Vision; Goliath [Hank Pym]; Warbird; Wasp; Triathlon]; Kang; Scarlet Centurion; Attuma (Cameo); Presence; Winter Guard [Darkstar; Vanguard; Steel Guardian]; Thing (Cameo; future image); Mr. Fantastic (Cameo; future image); Spider-Man (Cameo; future image; mask only); Killraven (cameo; future image); Thundra (cameo; future image); Black Panther (cameo; future image); Chton (cameo; future image); Magneto (cameo; future image); Sunfire (cameo; future image); Toad (cameo; future image); Mystique (cameo; future image); Badoon (cameo; future image); Deviants (cameo);
Synopsis:
Kang addresses the members of the United Nations, and the Avengers. After detailing to them the many possible ways that Earth could be destroyed in the coming years, he states that he will save the Earth, but will first conquer it himself.
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Indexer Notes

One of the future images that Kang shows, with Killraven, Thundra and Black Panther was seen in the Avengers Forever storyline.

Global Presence (Table of Contents)

Avengers / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Kurt Busiek
Pencils:
Alan Davis
Inks:
Mark Farmer
Colors:
Tom Smith
Letters:
Richard Starkings; Albert Deschesne; Comicraft

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Presence; Starlight; Winter Guard [Vanguard; Steel Guardian]; Torg; Avengers [Thor; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Quicksilver; Firebird; Triathlon; Wasp; Scarlet Witch; Yellowjacket [Hank Pym]; Jack of Hearts; She-Hulk; Vision; Warbird; Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]; Silverclaw; Stingray]; Attuma; Serestus; Kang; Scarlet Centurion; Duane Freeman; Deviants; Black Panther (Cameo; viewscreen); AIM (Cameo; viewscreen); The Thing (Cameo; viewscreen); The Wizard (Cameo; viewscreen)
Synopsis:
Three groups of Avengers battle three separate threats, the Presence in Russia, Attuma on the coast of Canada and the Deviants in China. The Presence manages to turn Captain America, Quicksilver and the Black Knight into mindless soldiers for his side.
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The Third Man (Table of Contents)

Avengers / comic story / 31 pages (report information)

Script:
Kurt Busiek
Pencils:
Ivan Reis
Inks:
Scott Hanna
Colors:
Tom Smith
Letters:
Richard Starkings; Albert Deschesne; Comicraft

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Yellowjacket; Wasp; Triathlon; Photon; Goliath; Firestar; Justice; Iron Man (Cameo); She-Hulk (Cameo)]; Jane Foster; Jonathan Tremont
Synopsis:
When Hank Pym collapses after a battle with Attuma, Wasp takes him to the Triune Understanding headquarters, at the urging of Triathlon, to be seen by Jonathan Tremont. Tremont helps Hank merge his three personalities.
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Down Among the Dead Men! (Table of Contents)

Avengers / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Kurt Busiek
Pencils:
Manuel Garcia
Inks:
Bob Layton
Colors:
Tom Smith
Letters:
Richard Starkings; Comicraft; Albert Deschesne

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Stingray; Scarlet Witch; Hercules; Jack of Hearts; Warbird; She-Hulk; Vision; Silverclaw; Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]; Thor; Firebird; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Quicksilver; Black Knight; Wonder Man; Wasp; Triathlon; Goliath [Hank Pym]]; Steel Guardian; Kang; Scarlet Centurion; Whirlwind; Vanguard; Presence; Starlight; Duane Freeman; Val Cooper; Deviants; Dulpus; Glomm; Atlantean warriors; Sentinels (cameo)
Synopsis:
The threats of the Atlantean warriors in Canada, the Deviant army in China and the Presence and his radioactive army in Russia are ended by Avengers teams. Wasp and the Avengers leadership are summoned to Washington.
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[Avengers #41] (Table of Contents)

Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alan Davis
Inks:
Mark Farmer
Colors:
Tom Smith

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Vision; Triathlon; Warbird; Scarlet Centurion
Reprints:

[Avengers #42] (Table of Contents)

Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alan Davis
Inks:
Mark Farmer
Colors:
Tom Smith

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wonder Man; Scarlet Witch; Vision; Wasp; Goliath [Hank Pym]; Thor; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Triathlon; Quicksilver; Kang
Reprints:

[Avengers #43] (Table of Contents)

Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alan Davis
Inks:
Mark Farmer
Colors:
Tom Smith

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Presence; Attuma; Serestus; Torg
Reprints:

[Avengers 2001 #[nn]] (Table of Contents)

Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ian Churchill
Inks:
Norm Rapmund
Colors:
Tom Smith

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Yellowjacket; Goliath
Reprints:

Life During Wartime (Table of Contents)

Avengers / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Kurt Busiek
Pencils:
Manuel Garcia
Inks:
Bob Layton
Colors:
Tom Smith
Letters:
Richard Starkings; Comicraft; Albert Deschesne

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Kang; Scarlet Centurion; Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Thor; Firebird; Wasp; Scarlet Witch; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Yellowjacket [Hank Pym]; Triathlon; Jack of Hearts; Warbird; Vision; Quicksilver]; Edwin Jarvis; Master of the World [Eshu]; Kro; General McGinty; Sentinels;
Synopsis:
The Avengers leadership are briefed by General McGinty on the plans for resisting Kang. Warbird tells Triathlon about her concerns about the Triune.
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Absolute Mastery (Table of Contents)

Avengers / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Kurt Busiek
Pencils:
Manuel Garcia
Inks:
Bob Layton
Colors:
Tom Smith
Letters:
Richard Starkings; Comicraft; Albert Deschesne

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Thor; Firebird; Hercules; She-Hulk; Warbird; Black Knight; Wasp; Wonder Man; Stingray; Quicksilver; Silverclaw; Yellowjacket; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Scarlet Witch; Jack of Hearts; Photon; Vision; Triathlon]; Jonathan Tremont; Master of the World; Scarlet Centurion; Kang; Micromax; Le Peregrine; Edwin Jarvis
Synopsis:
Stingray, Warbird, Silverclaw, Yellojacket and Quicksilver infiltrate the underground complex of the Master of the World.
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In the Heart of Battle (Table of Contents)

Avengers / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Kurt Busiek
Pencils:
Manuel Garcia
Inks:
Bob Layton
Colors:
Tom Smith
Letters:
Richard Starkings; Comicraft; Albert Deschesne

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Warbird; Silverclaw; Quicksilver; Yellowjacket; Quasar; Captain America (flashback; cameo); Scarlet Witch (flashback; cameo); Vision (flashback; cameo); Iron Man (flashback; cameo); Hawkeye (flashback; cameo); Thor (flashback; cameo); Wasp (flashback; cameo); Living Lightning]; Kang; Marrina; Scarlet Centurion
Synopsis:
Scarlet Centurion rescues Warbird from the Plodex Wolves of the Master of the World. Warbird must decide if this is the same Scarlet Centurion who previously warped her mind into loving him, or is this a different Scarlet Centurion from a different time.
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War Plan "A" (Table of Contents)

Avengers / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Kurt Busiek
Pencils:
Kieron Dwyer
Inks:
Rick Remender
Colors:
Tom Smith
Letters:
Richard Starkings; Comicraft; Albert Deschesne

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Quasar; Living Lightning; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Photon; Jack of Hearts; Scarlet Witch; Wasp; Warbird; Quicksilver; Yellowjacket; Silverclaw; Thor; Firebird; Vision; Triathlon; Justice; Firestar]; Jonathan Tremont; Kang; Master of the World; Scarlet Centurion; Tony Stark (cameo); General McGinty; Sentinels
Synopsis:
Captain America, Photon, Jack of Hearts and Scarlet Witch attempt to breach the shield around Kang's spaceship. Warbird kills the Master of the World and takes his base for use in the defense of Earth against Kang's armies.
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[Avengers #44] (Table of Contents)

Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils:
Andy Kubert
Inks:
Andy Kubert
Colors:
Tom Smith

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thor; Firebird
Reprints:

[Avengers #45] (Table of Contents)

Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils:
Andy Kubert
Inks:
Andy Kubert
Colors:
Tom Smith

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Thor; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Warbird]
Reprints:

[Avengers #46] (Table of Contents)

Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ariel Olivetti (painted)
Inks:
Ariel Olivetti (painted)
Colors:
Ariel Olivetti (painted)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Thor; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Warbird; Vision; Scarlet Witch]
Reprints:

[Avengers #47] (Table of Contents)

Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils:
Kieron Dwyer
Inks:
Kieron Dwyer
Colors:
Tom Smith

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Warbird; Scarlet Centurion
Reprints:

There Are No Words... (Table of Contents)

Avengers / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Kurt Busiek
Pencils:
Kieron Dwyer
Inks:
Rick Remender
Colors:
Tom Smith
Letters:
Richard Starkings; Comicraft

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Wasp; Thor; Firebird; Wonder Man; Scarlet Witch (cameo; computer image); Jack of Hearts (cameo; computer image); Captain America (cameo; computer image); Photon (cameo; computer image)]; Kang; Scarlet Centurion; Kro; Sentinels; General McGinty
Synopsis:
Kang retaliates against the Avengers attack on his spaceship by destroying an entire city. The world is forced to surrender to Kang and his armies.
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[Avengers #48] (Table of Contents)

Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils:
Kieron Dwyer
Inks:
?
Colors:
Tom Smith

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Scarlet Witch; Jack of Hearts]; Sentinels
Reprints:

[Avengers #49] (Table of Contents)

Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils:
Kieron Dwyer
Inks:
?
Colors:
Tom Smith

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Kang
Reprints:

[Avengers #50] (Table of Contents)

Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils:
Kieron Dwyer
Inks:
Kieron Dwyer
Colors:
Tom Smith

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Photon; Vision; Jack of Hearts; Justice; Firestar; Quasar]
Reprints:

[Avengers #51] (Table of Contents)

Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils:
Kieron Dwyer
Inks:
Kieron Dwyer
Colors:
Tom Smith

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wonder Man; Scarlet Witch
Reprints:

Book of Revelations (Table of Contents)

Avengers / comic story / 38 pages (report information)

Script:
Kurt Busiek
Pencils:
Kieron Dwyer
Inks:
Rick Remender
Colors:
Tom Smith
Letters:
Richard Starkings; Comicraft; Albert Deschesne

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Photon; Jack of Hearts; Quasar; Living Lightning; Vision; Firestar; Justice; Triathlon; Scarlet Witch]; Jonathan Tremont; 3-D Man; Pagan; Lord Templar; Skrulls
Synopsis:
Three groups of Avengers are united to battle the black pyramid that has entered the solar system. The pyramid that Tremont and his followers have been preparing for.
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Prisoners A Love Story (Table of Contents)

Avengers / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Kurt Busiek
Pencils:
Brent Anderson
Inks:
Tom Palmer
Colors:
Tom Smith
Letters:
Richard Starkings; Comicraft; Albert Deschesne

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Wonder Man; Scarlet Witch; Wasp (cameo); She-Hulk (cameo)]; Darkhawk (cameo); Mr. Fantastic (cameo); Human Torch (cameo); Thing (cameo); Wolverine (cameo); Spider-Man (cameo); Kang; Scarlet Centurion
Synopsis:
Scarlet Witch and Wonder Man devise a plan to break out of Kang's prisoner of war camp.
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Counter Attack (Table of Contents)

Avengers / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Kurt Busiek
Pencils:
Ivan Reis
Inks:
Randy Emberlin
Colors:
Tom Smith
Letters:
Richard Starkings; Comicraft; Albert Deschesne

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Kang; Scarlet Centurion; Avengers [Quicksilver; Thor; Warbird; Wonder Man; Yellowjacket; Wasp; Stingray; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Black Knight; Quasar; Captain America [Captain America]; Photon; Triathlon; Justice; Firestar; Vision; Jack of Hearts; Living Lightning; Silverclaw]; Namorita; Red Guardian; Presence
Synopsis:
The Avengers attempt a bold plan to destroy Kang's base. When their plan fails, Kang is about to destroy them, when Captain America and the Avengers that had been stranded in space arrive to confront Kang with their new weapon, the ship of the Triple-Evil.
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The Last Castle (Table of Contents)

Avengers / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Kurt Busiek
Pencils:
Kieron Dwyer
Inks:
Rick Remender
Colors:
Tom Smith
Letters:
Richard Starkings; Comicraft

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Vision; Quasar; Justice; Jack of Hearts; Firestar; Photon; Living Lightning; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Triathlon; Black Knight; Stingray; Yellowjacket; Wasp; Thor; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Wonder Man; Warbird; Firebird]; Presence; Red Guardian; Jonathan Tremont; 3-D Man; Kang; Scarlet Centurion
Synopsis:
The combined might of all the Avengers, and a few allies, manages to breach the force-field around Kang's base, and allowing the space ship to be destroyed. Kang sends the Scarlet Centurion to safety but stays behind to battle the Avengers to the end.
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[Avengers #52] (Table of Contents)

Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils:
Kieron Dwyer
Inks:
Kieron Dwyer
Colors:
Tom Smith

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Firebird; Thor; Yellowjacket; Wonder Man; Warbird; Quicksilver]
Reprints:

[Avengers #53] (Table of Contents)

Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils:
Kieron Dwyer
Inks:
Kieron Dwyer
Colors:
Tom Smith

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Firestar; Vision; Justice]
Reprints:

[Avengers #54] (Table of Contents)

Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils:
Kieron Dwyer
Inks:
Kieron Dwyer
Colors:
Tom Smith

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Kang
Reprints:

[Avengers #55] (Table of Contents)

Avengers / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils:
Kieron Dwyer
Inks:
?
Colors:
Tom Smith

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Thor; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Triathlon; Warbird]
Reprints:

A Good Day to Die (Table of Contents)

Avengers / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Kurt Busiek
Pencils:
Kieron Dwyer
Inks:
Rick Remender
Colors:
Tom Smith
Letters:
Richard Starkings; Comicraft

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Thor; Vision; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Firebird; Warbird; Jack of Hearts; Triathlon; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Wonder Man; Scarlet Witch; She-Hulk; Hercules; Black Knight; Stingray; Wasp; Yellowjacket]; Scarlet Centurion; 3-D Man; Kang
Synopsis:
The final battle between Kang and Captain America is fought and Kang is captured, only to be rescued from prison by his son, the Scarlet Centurian.
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The Last Farewell (Table of Contents)

Avengers / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Kurt Busiek
Pencils:
Patrick Zircher
Inks:
Scott Koblish
Colors:
Tom Smith
Letters:
Richard Starkings; Comicraft; Albert Deschesne

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Quicksilver; Warbird; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Silverclaw; Scarlet Witch; Yellowjacket; Wasp; Photon; Stingray; Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]; Firestar; Justice; Hercules; She-Hulk; Jack of Hearts; Firebird; Living Lightning; Triathlon; 3-D Man; Vision; Black Knight; Wonder Man; Thor]; Derek Freeman; Edwin Jarvis
Synopsis:
As the world mourns those that were lost in the war with Kang, the Avengers must determine the fate of Warbird, who broke Avengers rules when she killed the Master of the World during the war with Kang.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Publishing credits.

Inside back cover.

This is No Mere Battle: This is War (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Avengers / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Avengers
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. The High Ground
    Avengers
  4. 3. No More Tomorrows
    Avengers
  5. 4. Global Presence
    Avengers
  6. 5. The Third Man
    Avengers
  7. 6. Down Among the Dead Men!
    Avengers
  8. 7. [Avengers #41]
    Avengers
  9. 8. [Avengers #42]
    Avengers
  10. 9. [Avengers #43]
    Avengers
  11. 10. [Avengers 2001 #[nn]]
    Avengers
  12. 11. Life During Wartime
    Avengers
  13. 12. Absolute Mastery
    Avengers
  14. 13. In the Heart of Battle
    Avengers
  15. 14. War Plan "A"
    Avengers
  16. 15. [Avengers #44]
    Avengers
  17. 16. [Avengers #45]
    Avengers
  18. 17. [Avengers #46]
    Avengers
  19. 18. [Avengers #47]
    Avengers
  20. 19. There Are No Words...
    Avengers
  21. 20. [Avengers #48]
    Avengers
  22. 21. [Avengers #49]
    Avengers
  23. 22. [Avengers #50]
    Avengers
  24. 23. [Avengers #51]
    Avengers
  25. 24. Book of Revelations
    Avengers
  26. 25. Prisoners A Love Story
    Avengers
  27. 26. Counter Attack
    Avengers
  28. 27. The Last Castle
    Avengers
  29. 28. [Avengers #52]
    Avengers
  30. 29. [Avengers #53]
    Avengers
  31. 30. [Avengers #54]
    Avengers
  32. 31. [Avengers #55]
    Avengers
  33. 32. A Good Day to Die
    Avengers
  34. 33. The Last Farewell
    Avengers
  35. 34. [no title indexed]
  36. 35. [no title indexed]
  37. 36. This is No Mere Battle: This is War
    Avengers
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