(2008)

 
Volume:
?
Price:
49.99 USD
Pages:
468
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Image Comics, Inc. and Dynamic Forces, Inc.
Brand:
?
ISBN:
978-1-58240-983-2 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
9781582409832
Editing:
Harris M. Miller II; Joseph Rybandt; Kevin McCarthy; Allen Milgrom; Sina Grace
Color:
color
Dimensions:
18 cm x 26.5 cm
Binding:
hardcover with 1/3 sized dust jacket; smythe-sewn; ribbon marker

Issue Notes

There is no official on-sale date. No copyright registration has been filed for this edition.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Howard Chaykin's American Flagg! (Table of Contents)

American Flagg! / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Inks:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Colors:
Brian Haberlin ?

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Reuben Flagg; Raul the Cat; Hilton "Hammerhead" Krieger; Luther Ironheart; Crystal Marakova

Indexer Notes

The cover image is a revised version of a full-page Reuben Flagg illustration that appeared in American Flagg! (First, 1983 series) #15. The original image is published just before the "Hard Times Prologue" credit page in the present edition.

Howard Chaykin's American Flagg! (Table of Contents: 1)

American Flagg! / insert or dust jacket / ? pages (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Brian Haberlin ?
Letters:
Alex Jay (logo); typeset

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Luther Ironheart; Crystal Marakova

Indexer Notes

A partial (one-third) slipcover for the book. The front features the American Flagg! logo amid the background field for the bottom third of the front cover.

The front flap copy includes the book price and a teaser synopsis. The rear flap copy is a short author biography of Howard Chaykin.

The back features blurbs from the following: novelist Michael Chabon (excerpted from the book's introduction), DC Comics co-publisher and noted superhero cartoonist Jim Lee, and Entertainment Weekly writer Jeff Jensen. The back also includes the UPC code.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

blank page(s) / 3 pages (report information)

[Title page] (Table of Contents: 3)

American Flagg! / credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Alex Jay (logo); Lynn Varley (comics page coloring; modified to grayscale)
Letters:
Alex Jay (American Flagg! logo); Ken Bruzenak (comics page lettering)

Characters:
Reuben Flagg

Indexer Notes

This is the book's title page. It features Alex Jay's full-color American Flagg! logo superimposed over a grayscale version of "Hard Times Part 2," page 13.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler (original coloring; modified to grayscale)
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak

Characters:
Reuben Flagg; Sam Luis Obispo

Indexer Notes

The page is a grayscale version of "Southern Comfort! Conclusion!", page 9.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Alex Jay (logo); Lynn Varley (comics page coloring; modified to grayscale)
Letters:
Alex Jay (logo); Ken Bruzenak (comics page lettering); typeset

Characters:
Reuben Flagg; Mandy Krieger

Indexer Notes

The book's copyright page. The first two-thirds of the page features Alex Jay's full-color logo and the book's credits superimposed on a grayscale version of "Hard Times," page 8. The bottom third features the book's indicia information along with listings of corporate officers from Image Comics, Inc. and Dynamic Forces, Inc.

Introduction: Chaykin and Flagg! (Table of Contents: 6)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Michael Chabon
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

MIchael Chabon is the author of the 2000 novel "The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay." The book is set in the U. S. comics industry of the 1940s and 1950s. It won the 2001 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler (original coloring; modified to grayscale)
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak

Characters:
Reuben Flagg; Hammerhead Krieger

Indexer Notes

A filler page featuring a grayscale version of "Hard Times Conclusion," page 18.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler (original coloring; modified to grayscale)
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak

Characters:
Reuben Flagg

Indexer Notes

This is a filler page. It is a grayscale version of "Southern Comfort! Conclusion!", page 17.

Reuben Flagg!! (Table of Contents: 9)

American Flagg! / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Reuben Flagg
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The illustration was first published in American Flagg! (First, 1983 series) #15 as part of the issue's "Dossier" section. It was originally accompanied by a text-box description of the Reuben Flagg character. The text is omitted in the present publication.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

American Flagg! / credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

A credits page for "Hard Times Prologue." It features a color graphic of the Plexus Rangers symbol superimposed over a map of the first 48 United States. The credits for the story appear below the graphic.

[Hard Times Prologue] (Table of Contents: 11)

American Flagg! / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Larry; Bob; Wanda
Reprints:

Back in the USA!! (Table of Contents: 12)

American Flagg! / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Lynn Varley
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak; Alex Jay (American Flagg! logo); typeset (credits)
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Reuben Flagg
Reprints:

Hard Times (Table of Contents: 13)

American Flagg! / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Lynn Varley
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Reuben Flagg; Raul the Cat; Hilton "Hammerhead" Krieger; Amanda "Mandy" Krieger; C. K. Blitz; Gretchen Holstrum [Margaret "Peggy" Krieger]; Cyril Farid-Khan
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The story has been slightly rescripted from its initial publication in American Flagg! (First, 1983) #1. The dialogue now includes harsher profanity.

Gogangs!! (Table of Contents: 14)

American Flagg! / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Cyril Farid-Khan
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The illustration was first published in American Flagg! (First, 1983 series) #15 as part of the issue's "Dossier" section. It was accompanied in that initial publication with a text-box description of the Gogangs. That text is omitted in the present edition.

Jukebox Saturday Night! (Sunday Morning, Too!) (Table of Contents: 15)

American Flagg! / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Inks:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Colors:
Lynn Varley
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak; Alex Jay (American Flagg! logo); typeset (credits)
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Reuben Flagg; Mandy Krieger
Reprints:

Hard Times Part 2 (Table of Contents: 16)

American Flagg! / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Lynn Varley
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Reuben Flagg; Raul the Cat; Hilton "Hammerhead" Krieger; Gretchen Holstrum [Margaret "Peggy" Krieger]; Amanda "Mandy" Krieger; Cyril Farid-Khan; C. K. Blitz; Thorlee Liebowitz; Dagmar Liebowitz; Amy Clanahan; Michael Clanahan; Ernesto Klein-Hernandez; Ester Maria de la Cristo; Crystal Marakova; John Scheiskopf; Medea Blitz; Henry Chung
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The story has been slightly rescripted from its initial publication in American Flagg! (First, 1983) #2. The dialogue now includes harsher profanity.

Hilton Hammerhead Krieger 1976-2031 (Table of Contents: 17)

American Flagg! / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Hilton "Hammerhead" Krieger
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The illustration was first published in American Flagg! (First, 1983 series) #16 as part of the issue's "Dossier" section. It was accompanied in that initial publication with a text-box character description of the Hilton Krieger character. That text is omitted in the present edition.

Killed in the Ratings! (Table of Contents: 18)

American Flagg! / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Inks:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak; Alex Jay (American Flagg! logo); typeset (credits)
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Amanda "Mandy" Krieger; Reuben Flagg; Raul the Cat
Reprints:

Hard Times Conclusion (Table of Contents: 19)

American Flagg! / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Reuben Flagg; Amanda "Mandy" Krieger; C. K. Blitz; Crystal Marakova; Raul the Cat; Martin Flotsky; Nadine Domeczek; Hilton "Hammerhead" Krieger; John Scheiskopf; Harris Angrilli; Bill Windsor-Jones; Medea Blitz; Cyril Farid-Khan; Doctor Kronkheit; Margaret "Peggy" Krieger (in flashback)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The story has been slightly rescripted from its initial publication in American Flagg! (First, 1983) #3. The dialogue now includes harsher profanity.

Amanda Krieger (Table of Contents: 20)

American Flagg! / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Amanda "Mandy" Krieger
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The illustration was first published in American Flagg! (First, 1983 series) #16 as part of the issue's "Dossier" section. It was accompanied in that initial publication with a text-box character description of the Amanda Krieger character. That text is omitted in the present edition.

Reuben and the Pirates! (Table of Contents: 21)

American Flagg! / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Inks:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak; Alex Jay (American Flagg! logo); typeset (credits)
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Crystal Marakova; Reuben Flagg
Reprints:

Southern Comfort! (Table of Contents: 22)

American Flagg! / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Reuben Flagg; C. K. Blitz; Nadine Domeczek; Medea Blitz; Ester Maria de la Cristo; Ernesto Klein-Hernandez; Amanda "Mandy" Krieger; Bokasa; Raul the Cat; Cyril Farid-Khan; Bill Windsor-Jones; Jules "Deathwish" Folquet; Crystal Marakova; Wilfredo Santos; Desmond; Clifford X; Emmett Golem; Ivor Overholt
Reprints:

The Honorable Charles Keenan Blitz (Table of Contents: 23)

American Flagg! / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
C. K. Blitz
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This illustration was originally published in the "Dossier" section of American Flagg! (First, 1983) #15. It was accompanied by a text-box description of the character. The text box is omitted in the present publication.

Sudden Death Overtime (Table of Contents: 24)

American Flagg! / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Inks:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak; Alex Jay (American Flagg! logo); typeset (credits)
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Reuben Flagg
Reprints:

Southern Comfort! Part 2 (Table of Contents: 25)

American Flagg! / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Nadine Domeczek; Amanda "Mandy" Krieger; Raul the Cat; Fahey Fontana; Reuben Flagg; Crystal Marakova; Medea Blitz; Bill Windsor-Jones; Jules "Deathwish" Folquet; Sam Luis Obispo; Tiny; Mistress Veronika; Desiree Deutsch-Marx Overholt; Emmett Golem; Pelham Riverdale; Arcadia Driftwood; Ivor Overholt; Roger Deutsch-Marx
Reprints:

Raul (Table of Contents: 26)

American Flagg! / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Raul the Cat
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The illustration was first published in American Flagg! (First, 1983 series) #17 as part of the issue's "Dossier" section. It was accompanied in that initial publication with a text-box character description of the Raul character. That text is omitted in the present edition.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

American Flagg! / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Alex Jay (American Flagg! logo)
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Reuben Flagg; Arcadia Driftwood
Reprints:

Southern Comfort! Conclusion! (Table of Contents: 28)

American Flagg! / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Amanda "Mandy" Krieger; Raul the Cat; Nadine Domeczek; Babs Frinta; Reuben Flagg; Pelham Riverdale; Medea Blitz; Sam Luis Obispo; Jules "Deathwish" Folquet; Ivor Overholt; Emmett Golem; Arcadia Driftwood; Bill Windsor-Jones; Margaret "Peggy" Krieger (flashback); Decker (off-panel); Desiree Deutsch-Marx Overholt; Crystal Marakova
Reprints:

Crystal Gayle Marakova (Table of Contents: 29)

American Flagg! / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Crystal Marakova
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The illustration was first published in American Flagg! (First, 1983 series) #16 as part of the issue's "Dossier" section. It was accompanied in that initial publication with a text-box character description of the Crystal Marakova character. That text is omitted in the present edition.

The Blizzard of '32... (Table of Contents: 30)

American Flagg! / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Inks:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak; Alex Jay (American Flagg! logo); typeset (credits)
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Reuben Flagg
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The illustration is an apparent homage to Harvey Kurtzman's cover art for Two-Fisted Tales (EC, 1950) #26.

State of the Union (Table of Contents: 31)

American Flagg! / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Gretchen Holstrum [Margaret "Peggy" Krieger]; Ernesto Klein-Hernandez; Ester Maria de la Cristo; Amanda "Mandy" Krieger; Raul the Cat; Reuben Flagg; Luther Ironheart; Titania Weis; Dot; Decker (off-panel); Hilton "Hammerhead" Krieger (videorecording); C. K. Blitz; Captain Wilfredo Santos; Crystal Marakova
Reprints:

Reuben Flagg's Spaghetti Frittata (Table of Contents: 32)

American Flagg! / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler (modified to grayscale)
Letters:
typeset; Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Characters:
Dot; Reuben Flagg; Titania Weis
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The recipe for Spaghetti Frittata that was first published on the letters page of American Flagg! (First, 1983 series) #8. The text box containing the recipe is superimposed over a grayscale version of page 10 of "State of the Union" (the preceding story in the present edition). The grayscale page is where the dish is referenced in the story.

Take This Job and Shove It!! (Table of Contents: 33)

American Flagg! / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Inks:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak; Alex Jay (American Flagg! logo); typeset (credits)
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Reuben Flagg
Reprints:

State of the Union! Part 2 (Table of Contents: 34)

American Flagg! / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Reuben Flagg; Raul the Cat; Luther Ironheart; Bill Windsor-Jones; Harris Angrilli; Gretchen Holstrum [Margaret "Peg" Krieger]; Ernesto Klein-Hernandez; C. K. Blitz; Ester Maria de la Cristo; Henry Chung; Titania Weis; Medea Blitz; Dr. Kronkheit; Crystal Marakova; Amanda "Mandy" Krieger; Amy; George; Dr. Zinner
Reprints:

Medea Blitz! (Table of Contents: 35)

American Flagg! / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Medea Blitz
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The illustration was first published in American Flagg! (First, 1983 series) #15 as part of the issue's "Dossier" section. It was accompanied in that initial publication with a text-box character description of the Medea Blitz character. That text is omitted in the present edition.

In Town to Do Some Business... ...With a Big Iron on His Hip! (Table of Contents: 36)

American Flagg! / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Inks:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak; Alex Jay (American Flagg! logo); typeset (credits)
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Reuben Flagg
Reprints:

State of the Union! Conclusion (Table of Contents: 37)

American Flagg! / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Nadine Domeczek; Luther Ironheart; Bill Windsor-Jones; Ester Maria de la Cristo; Ernesto Klein-Hernandez; Gretchen Holstrum [Margaret "Peggy" Krieger]; C. K. Blitz; John Scheiskopf; Titania Weis; Reuben Flagg; Harris Angrilli; Amanda "Mandy" Krieger; Crystal Marakova; Sonny; Felix; Frank; Trifon V. Pucinski; Warren; Steve; Martin Flotsky; Butch
Reprints:

Witnesses (Table of Contents: 38)

American Flagg! / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Bill Windsor-Jones; Harris Angrilli
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The illustration was first published in the "Dossier" section of American Flagg! (First, 1983 series) #18. It was titled "Witnesses (A)" in that publication, and was accompanied with a text-box outlining the background of the Witnesses. Character descriptions of Bill Windsor-Jones and Harris Angrilli were also included. The text-box and the "(A)" in the title are omitted in the present edition.

And That's the Way It Is! (Table of Contents: 39)

American Flagg! / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Inks:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak; Alex Jay (American Flagg! logo); typeset (credits)
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
John Scheiskopf; Reuben Flagg
Reprints:

Solidarity For Now (Table of Contents: 40)

American Flagg! / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
McElroy; John Scheiskopf; Roger Deutsch-Marx; C. K. Blitz; Bill Windsor-Jones; Luther Ironheart; Raul the Cat; Titania Weis; Bob; Reuben Flagg; Amanda "Mandy" Krieger; Harris Angrilli; Decker (off-panel); Medea Blitz; Gretchen Holstrum [Margaret "Peggy" Krieger]; Crystal Marakova; Jules "Deathwish" Folquet; Sam Luis Obispo; Tiny; Desiree Deutsch-Marx Overholt; Ester Maria de la Cristo
Reprints:

Rangers Join Now (Table of Contents: 41)

American Flagg! / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The illustration was first published as part of the "Dossier" section of American Flagg! (First, 1983 series) #17. It was originally accompanied by a text-box description of the Plexus Rangers corps. The text is omitted in the present publication.

Videorangers! (Table of Contents: 42)

American Flagg! / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Inks:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak; Alex Jay (American Flagg! logo); typeset (credits)
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Reuben Flagg; Amanda "Mandy" Krieger; Raul the Cat
Reprints:

Solidarity: For Now! Part 2 (Table of Contents: 43)

American Flagg! / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Nadine Domeczek; John Scheiskopf; Desiree Deutsch-Marx Overholt; Reuben Flagg; Amanda "Mandy" Krieger; Raul the Cat; Jules "Deathwish" Folquet; Brother Arvide; Ester Maria de la Cristo; Medea Blitz; Gretchen Holstrum [Margaret "Peggy" Krieger]; C. K. Blitz; Cyril Farid-Khan; Pud; Feck; Bill Windsor-Jones; Al; Titania Weis; Crystal Marakova; Luther Ironheart
Reprints:

Plex Mall (Table of Contents: 44)

American Flagg! / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Inks:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This is an illustration that was first published in the "Dossier" section of American Flagg! (First, 1983 series) #17. It was originally published with a text-box description of the Plex Malls that are featured in the series. The text-box is omitted in the present edition.

The Revolution Will Be Televised! (Table of Contents: 45)

American Flagg! / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Inks:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak; Alex Jay (American Flagg! logo); typeset (credits)
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Reuben Flagg; Jules "Deathwish" Folquet; Amanda "Mandy" Krieger; Raul the Cat
Reprints:

Solidarity For Now! Conclusion (Table of Contents: 46)

American Flagg! / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Nadine Domeczek; Jules "Deathwish" Folquet; Bill Windsor-Jones; John Scheiskopf; Raul the Cat; Luther Ironheart; Gretchen Holstrum [Margaret "Peggy" Krieger]; C. K. Blitz; Medea Blitz; Desiree Deutsch-Marx Overholt; Titania Weis; Ester Maria de la Cristo; Harris Angrilli; Reuben Flagg; Crystal Marakova; Amanda "Mandy" Krieger; Gary Miller; Brad; Westgate
Reprints:

A Look into Howard Chaykin's Sketchbook! (Table of Contents: 47)

American Flagg! / illustration / 3 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction

Indexer Notes

A collection of pencil roughs and ink studies of various American Flagg! characters.

Howard Chaykin's American Flagg! Epilogue (Table of Contents: 48)

American Flagg! / credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler (modified to grayscale)
Letters:
Alex Jay (American Flagg! logo); typeset; Ken Bruzenak

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Sam Luis Obispo; Reuben Flagg; Pelham Riverdale

Indexer Notes

The page is a title page for the "Epilogue" section of the book. The American Flagg! logo and "Epilogue" title are superimposed on a grayscale version of page 9 of "Southern Comfort! Conclusion."

Don't Ask Me - I've Been There. (Table of Contents: 49)

American Flagg! / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Inks:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak; Alex Jay (American Flagg! logo); typeset (credits)

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Margaret "Peggy" Krieger; Reuben Flagg
Reprints:

Mother's Day (Table of Contents: 50)

American Flagg! / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
James Sherman
Inks:
Rick Burchett
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Margaret "Peggy" Krieger; C. K. Blitz; Raul the Cat; Medea Blitz; Titania Weis (flashback); John Scheiskopf (flashback); Reuben Flagg; Ester Maria de la Cristo (flashback); Roger Deutsch-Marx; Bill Windsor-Jones; Luther Ironheart; Amanda "Mandy" Krieger; Cyril Farid-Khan; Crystal Marakova; Hilton "Hammerhead" Krieger (flashback); Emmett Golem (flashback); Gretchen Holstrum (flashback); Pelham Riverdale (flashback)
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 51)

American Flagg! / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Inks:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Colors:
Leslie Zahler
Letters:
Alex Jay (American Flagg! logo); typeset (credits)
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Reuben Flagg; C. K. Blitz; Abraham Lincoln; George Washington
Reprints:

Disorder in the Court! (Table of Contents: 52)

American Flagg! / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Pat Broderick
Inks:
Rick Burchett
Colors:
Alex Wald
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak
Editing:
Mike Gold

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Nadine Domeczek; Raul the Cat; Jules "Deathwish" Folquet; Margaret "Peggy" Krieger; Bill Windsor-Jones; Arlo Hecht; Medea Blitz; C. K. Blitz; Luther Ironheart; Reuben Flagg; Titania Weis; Crystal Marakova; Desiree Deutsch-Marx Overholt; Serge LeClerc; Sherman Peabody; Mayor McVicker; The Black Beaver [Sam Luis Obispo]; Antonio Carlos de la Cristo; Henry Chung
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 53)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Lynn Varley (modified to grayscale)
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak

Characters:
Reuben Flagg

Indexer Notes

This is a filler page. It features a grayscale version of "Hard Times," page 8.

Howard Chaykin's American Flagg! "I Want My Empty V" (Table of Contents: 54)

American Flagg! / credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler (modified to grayscale)
Letters:
Alex Jay (American Flagg! logo); typeset; Ken Bruzenak

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Reuben Flagg; Hilton "Hammerhead" Krieger (videorecording)

Indexer Notes

This is the title page for the subsequent story. It features the American Flagg! logo and the typeset story title superimposed over a grayscale version of "Hard Times Conclusion," page 19.

I Want My Empty V (Table of Contents: 55)

American Flagg! / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Brian Haberlin
Letters:
Ken Bruzenak

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Glacia Moraine; Bob Violence; Luther Ironheart; C. K. Blitz; Gretchen Holstrum [Margaret "Peggy" Krieger]; Medea Blitz; Raul the Cat; Amanda "Mandy" Krieger; Reuben Flagg

Afterword (Table of Contents: 56)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Lee (afterword text); Howard Chaykin (underlying page)
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Lynn Varley (modified to grayscale)
Letters:
typeset (afterword text); Alex Jay (American Flagg! logo); Ken Bruzenak

Characters:
Reuben Flagg

Indexer Notes

The page features Jim Lee's afterword. It is presented in a text-box that takes up most of the bottom two-thirds of the page. The top thirds of the page features Alex Jay's American Flagg! logo. Both the text-box and logo are superimposed upon a grayscale version of "Hard Times Part 2," page 13.

Jim Lee is a prominent superhero cartoonist and from 2010-on , the co-publisher of DC Comics. His afterword is dated September 2004.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 57)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler (modified to grayscale)
Letters:
Alex Jay (American Flagg! logo); Ken Bruzenak

Characters:
Reuben Flagg

Indexer Notes

This is a filler page. It features a grayscale version of "Southern Comfort! Conclusion!", page 17.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 58)

blank page(s) / 3 pages (report information)

[Back Cover] (Table of Contents: 59)

American Flagg! / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Leslie Zahler; Lynn Varley
Letters:
Alex Jay (American Flagg! logo); typeset

Genre:
adventure; satire-parody; science fiction
Characters:
Reuben Flagg; Jules "Deathwish" Folquet; Hilton "Hammerhead" Krieger; C. K. Blitz; Desiree Deutsch-Marx Overholt; Medea Blitz

Indexer Notes

This is the back cover of the book. It is a blue field. The top left corner features the "Graphic Novel/Science Fiction" genre designation for bookstores. A band near the top is made up of portrait panels of various American Flagg! characters. These are taken from story pages in the book. Alex Jay's American Flagg! logo is beneath it. The bottom of the page includes the publisher logos and the UPC box for the book.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Howard Chaykin's American Flagg!
    American Flagg!
  2. 1. Howard Chaykin's American Flagg!
    American Flagg!
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. [Title page]
    American Flagg!
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. Introduction: Chaykin and Flagg!
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
  10. 9. Reuben Flagg!!
    American Flagg!
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    American Flagg!
  12. 11. [Hard Times Prologue]
    American Flagg!
  13. 12. Back in the USA!!
    American Flagg!
  14. 13. Hard Times
    American Flagg!
  15. 14. Gogangs!!
    American Flagg!
  16. 15. Jukebox Saturday Night! (Sunday Morning, Too!)
    American Flagg!
  17. 16. Hard Times Part 2
    American Flagg!
  18. 17. Hilton Hammerhead Krieger 1976-2031
    American Flagg!
  19. 18. Killed in the Ratings!
    American Flagg!
  20. 19. Hard Times Conclusion
    American Flagg!
  21. 20. Amanda Krieger
    American Flagg!
  22. 21. Reuben and the Pirates!
    American Flagg!
  23. 22. Southern Comfort!
    American Flagg!
  24. 23. The Honorable Charles Keenan Blitz
    American Flagg!
  25. 24. Sudden Death Overtime
    American Flagg!
  26. 25. Southern Comfort! Part 2
    American Flagg!
  27. 26. Raul
    American Flagg!
  28. 27. [no title indexed]
    American Flagg!
  29. 28. Southern Comfort! Conclusion!
    American Flagg!
  30. 29. Crystal Gayle Marakova
    American Flagg!
  31. 30. The Blizzard of '32...
    American Flagg!
  32. 31. State of the Union
    American Flagg!
  33. 32. Reuben Flagg's Spaghetti Frittata
    American Flagg!
  34. 33. Take This Job and Shove It!!
    American Flagg!
  35. 34. State of the Union! Part 2
    American Flagg!
  36. 35. Medea Blitz!
    American Flagg!
  37. 36. In Town to Do Some Business... ...With a Big Iron on His Hip!
    American Flagg!
  38. 37. State of the Union! Conclusion
    American Flagg!
  39. 38. Witnesses
    American Flagg!
  40. 39. And That's the Way It Is!
    American Flagg!
  41. 40. Solidarity For Now
    American Flagg!
  42. 41. Rangers Join Now
    American Flagg!
  43. 42. Videorangers!
    American Flagg!
  44. 43. Solidarity: For Now! Part 2
    American Flagg!
  45. 44. Plex Mall
    American Flagg!
  46. 45. The Revolution Will Be Televised!
    American Flagg!
  47. 46. Solidarity For Now! Conclusion
    American Flagg!
  48. 47. A Look into Howard Chaykin's Sketchbook!
    American Flagg!
  49. 48. Howard Chaykin's American Flagg! Epilogue
    American Flagg!
  50. 49. Don't Ask Me - I've Been There.
    American Flagg!
  51. 50. Mother's Day
    American Flagg!
  52. 51. [no title indexed]
    American Flagg!
  53. 52. Disorder in the Court!
    American Flagg!
  54. 53. [no title indexed]
  55. 54. Howard Chaykin's American Flagg! "I Want My Empty V"
    American Flagg!
  56. 55. I Want My Empty V
    American Flagg!
  57. 56. Afterword
  58. 57. [no title indexed]
  59. 58. [no title indexed]
  60. 59. [Back Cover]
    American Flagg!
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