New Comics Wednesday 06.18.14

Recommendations for the week of June 18th:

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COMICS A GLOBAL HISTORY 1968 TO THE PRESENT 
“A comprehensive critical examination of comic art of the last forty-plus years from Crumb and Kirby to RAW; from Metal Hurlant to Marjane Satrapi to nouvelle manga; from both the American mainstream and underground to the evolving and influential British scene”.
www.thamesandhudson.com/Comics/9780500290965 

ESCAPO by Paul Pope
Another Paul Pope project – is a no brainer for purchase. 
z2comics.com/escapo

SHOWCASE PRESENTS THE GREAT DISASTER FEATURING THE ATOMIC KNIGHTS
Worth it for the Hercules Unbound issues alone with art by Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez and Walt Simonson.
www.dccomics.com/graphic-novels/showcase-presents-the-great-disaster-featuring-the-atomic-knights

STAR TREK: HARLAN ELLISON’S CITY ON THE EDGE OF FOREVER 1
With gorgeous artwork by J.K. Woodward
www.idwpublishing.com/product-category/star-trek/star-trek-star-trek-harlan-ellisons-city-on-the-edge-of-forever

STARSTRUCK TREASURY EDITION
www.comicbookresources.com/?page=preview&id=22159

THOMAS ALSOP 1
www.boom-studios.com/thomas-alsop-01-cover-a.html