JLA #7 - Tower of Babel
(2001)

DC, 1997 Series
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Volume:
7
Price:
?
Pages:
160
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
DC [swirl]
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Nick J. Napolitano
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding:
Squarebound Trade Paperback
Publishing Format:
Collected Edition

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of JLA (DC, 1997 series) #7 - Tower of Babel.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

JLA / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero

Half a Mind to Save a World (Table of Contents: 1)

JLA / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
D Curtis Johnson
Pencils:
Mark Pajarillo
Inks:
Walden Wong
Colors:
Pat Garrahy; Heroic Age (separations)
Letters:
Ken Lopez

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
You should be clear to approach, Dr. Palmer.
Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Atom; Superman; Wonder Woman; The Flash [Wally]; Green Lantern [Kyle]
Synopsis:
The JLA must save a civilization that has grown inside a child's brain.
Reprints:

Tower of Babel Part 1 Survival of the Fittest (Table of Contents: 2)

JLA; Justice League of America / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Waid
Pencils:
Howard Porter
Inks:
Drew Geraci
Colors:
Pat Garrahy; Heroic Age (Separations)
Letters:
Ken Lopez

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
With the Batman... occupied... our first priority is the Martian telepath.
Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Ra's al Ghul; Ubu; Talia; JLA [Batman; Martian Manhunter; The Flash [Wally West]; Wonder Woman; Aquaman; Plastic Man; Superman; Green Lantern [Kyle Rayner]]; Chief Perry
Synopsis:
Ra's starts taking out the JLA, one member at a time.
Reprints:

Tower of Babel Part 2 Seven Little Indians (Table of Contents: 3)

JLA; Justice League of America / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Waid
Pencils:
Howard Porter
Inks:
Drew Geraci
Colors:
Pat Garrahy; Heroic Age (separations)
Letters:
Ken Lopez

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Ra's al Ghul; Batman; Green Lantern [Kyle Rayner]; Wonder Woman; The Flash [Wally West]; Aquaman; Plastic Man; Superman; Oracle; Vulko; Talia; Martian Manhunter
Synopsis:
The plans used to take out the leaguers turn out to be made by none other than their comrade, Batman.
Reprints:

Blame (Table of Contents: 4)

Justice League of America / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
D. Curtis Johnson
Pencils:
Pablo Raimondi
Inks:
David Meikis; Claude St. Aubin
Colors:
Tom McCraw; Digital Chameleon (Seps)
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Talia; Aquaman; Batman; Flash; Green Lantern; J'Onn J'Onzz; Superman; Wonder Woman
Reprints:

Tower of Babel Part 3 Protected by the Cold (Table of Contents: 5)

JLA; Justice League of America / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Waid
Pencils:
Howard Porter
Inks:
Drew Geraci
Colors:
John Kalisz; Heroic Age (separator)
Letters:
Ken Lopez

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
At O'Hare Airport, acting on a tip and with two minutes to spare, the Chicago P.D. bomb squad has traced a plutonium explosive to locker 761... but that number means nothing to them.
Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman; The Flash; Wonder Woman; Batman; Plastic Man; Martian Manhunter; Green Lantern [Kyle Rayner]; Talia; Ra's al Ghul
Synopsis:
With Batman's help, the JLA takes out the tower that is scrambling the speech centers of humans around the planet, only to learn of a biological attack about to take place.
Reprints:

Tower of Babel, Part 4 of 4: Harsh Words (Table of Contents: 6)

JLA; Justice League / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Waid
Pencils:
Steve Scott
Inks:
Mark Propst
Colors:
John Kalisz (colors); Heroic Age (separations)
Letters:
Ken Lopez

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
JLA [Justice League; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry; Orin]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz; John Jones]; Wonder Woman [Diana]; Flash [Wally West]; Green Lantern [Kyle Rayner]; Plastic Man [Eel O'Brian]]; Ra's al Ghul (villain); Dr. Kant (villain)
Reprints:

Lost Pages (Table of Contents: 7)

Justice League of America / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Waid
Pencils:
Steve Scott
Inks:
Mark Propst
Colors:
Tom McCraw; Digital Chameleon (Seps)
Letters:
John Costanza

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
You did what?
Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Flash; Nightwing; Oracle; Robin; Superman
Reprints:

The Green Bullet (Table of Contents: 8)

Batman & Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
John Ostrander
Pencils:
Ken Lashley
Inks:
Ron Boyd
Colors:
John Kalisz
Letters:
Janice Chiang

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Superman; J'onn J'onzz (cameo); Green Lantern (cameo); Flash (cameo); Aquaman (cameo); Black Canary (cameo); Commissioner Gordon (cameo); Alfred (cameo)
Synopsis:
Batman clears Superman of a murder frame.
Reprints:

Revelations (Table of Contents: 9)

Aquaman & Wonder Woman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Christopher Priest
Pencils:
Eric Battle
Inks:
Prentis Rollins
Colors:
John Kalisz
Letters:
Kurt Hathaway

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Thoom! Follow me.
Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wonder Woman; Aquaman
Synopsis:
Wonder Woman and Aquaman save some treature hunters
Reprints:

A Dangerous New Direction! Tower of Babel Part One of Four (Table of Contents: 10)

JLA; Justice League of America / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Porter
Inks:
Drew Geraci
Colors:
David Smith?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Ra's al Ghul
Synopsis:
Ra's al Ghul walks through a graveyard of crosses with the JLA costumes hanging from them.
Reprints:

The World's Mite-iest Heroes! (Table of Contents: 11)

JLA / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Porter (signed)
Inks:
Drew Geraci (signed)
Colors:
David Smith ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Green Lantern (Kyle); The Atom
Synopsis:
The tiny heroes stand on someone's thumb.
Reprints:

Tower of Babel Part Two of Four (Table of Contents: 12)

JLA; Justice League of America / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Porter
Inks:
Drew Geraci
Colors:
David Smith ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; The Flash [Wally West]; Wonder Woman; Green Lantern [Kyle Rayner]; Superman
Synopsis:
Batman turns the other heroes into puppets.
Reprints:

Tower of Babel, Conclusion (Table of Contents: 13)

JLA; Justice League / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Porter
Inks:
Drew Geraci
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Wonder Woman; Martian Manhunter; Batman; Aquaman; Flash; Green Lantern
Reprints:

Tower of Babel Part Three of Four (Table of Contents: 14)

JLA; Justice League of America / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Porter
Inks:
Drew Geraci
Colors:
David Smith ?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Jxrb! Fbybtl h mvxp!!
Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Wally West]; Wonder Woman; Superman
Synopsis:
The JLAers have lost the use of language.
Reprints:
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    JLA
  2. 1. Half a Mind to Save a World
    JLA
  3. 2. Tower of Babel Part 1 Survival of the Fittest
    JLA; Justice League of America
  4. 3. Tower of Babel Part 2 Seven Little Indians
    JLA; Justice League of America
  5. 4. Blame
    Justice League of America
  6. 5. Tower of Babel Part 3 Protected by the Cold
    JLA; Justice League of America
  7. 6. Tower of Babel, Part 4 of 4: Harsh Words
    JLA; Justice League
  8. 7. Lost Pages
    Justice League of America
  9. 8. The Green Bullet
    Batman & Superman
  10. 9. Revelations
    Aquaman & Wonder Woman
  11. 10. A Dangerous New Direction! Tower of Babel Part One of Four
    JLA; Justice League of America
  12. 11. The World's Mite-iest Heroes!
    JLA
  13. 12. Tower of Babel Part Two of Four
    JLA; Justice League of America
  14. 13. Tower of Babel, Conclusion
    JLA; Justice League
  15. 14. Tower of Babel Part Three of Four
    JLA; Justice League of America
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  • Bob Hughes
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