Creation Of The Incredible Hulk HC
by Eric Fein. This is a look behind the scenes at the creation of Marvel's Incredible Hulk. Students are taken on a journey covering all the influences - from the background of the creators to the social and political climate at the time of Hulk's creation - that came to bear on the beginnings of this comic book hero. Indeed, there have been many highs and lows in the life of this temperamental Marvel hero, yet he has come to be a favorite of a broad spectrum of Marvel fans - even enjoying status as a revolutionary icon during the 1960s. This high interest story includes a look at the twists of fate in the lives of Stan Lee and Jack Kirby that brought them together to revolutionize the comic book industry--bringing about the Marvel Age of Comics. There is also a look at all of Hulks foes, friends, and the many talented writers and artists who helped create the superhero that comic book fans have come to love.