The Eternaut

Fantagraphics Books
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For the first time in English, this seminal Argentinian science fiction graphic novel whose main character is still viewed as a symbol of resistance in Latin America.This originally appeared as weekly installments from 1957-59. Juan Salvo, the inimitable protagonist, along with his friend Professor Favalli and the tenacious metal-worker Franco, face what appears to be a nuclear accident, but quickly turns out to be something much bigger than they had imagined. Cold War tensions, aliens of all sizes, space―and time travel―this one has it all.
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Hector German Oesterheld (HGO) (born July 23, 1919; "disappeared" by the military and presumed dead 1977), was an Argentinean journalist andgraphic novel and comics writer. Notableworks include his science-fiction series ElEternauta, as well as Che, abiography of Che Guevara.

Francisco Solano Lopez (1928-2011) was an Argentinean comic artist who created a number of works about corruption and repression in hishome country. As a result, he was forcedto produce many of these works in exile. Later in his career, Lopez focused on erotic comics, winning First Prizefor 'Best Erotic Author' in the Barcelona Erotic Salon and the Diario de Aviso's Prize for 'BestRealistic Cartoonist'.

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Publisher
Fantagraphics Books
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Published on
Nov 23, 2015
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Pages
368
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ISBN
9781606998502
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Language
English
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Genres
Comics & Graphic Novels / Literary
Fiction / Action & Adventure
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This content is DRM protected.
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