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Batman (1940) - #405
"Batman: Year One, Part 2, Chapter Two: War is Declared"
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Cover Date: March 1987
Cover Price: US $ 0.75

Issue Tagline: None.

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue

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Batman: Year One

Taking the bat crashing through his window as a sign, Bruce Wayne fashions a suit of armor in the likeness of a bat. Taking his war to the streets, the Batman quickly becomes an enemy of the Gotham City Police Department, but young James Gordon has a feeling about the Batman, as he poses less of a threat to the city than the GCPD itself.

Reprinted/Collected in:
Batman (1940) HC
Batman (1940) HC
Batman (1940) HC (2012 Edition)
Batman (1940) TPB (1st Printing)
Batman (1940) TPB (7th Printing)
Batman (1940) TPB (8th Printing)
Batman (1940) TPB (Deluxe Edition 1st Printing 2007)
Batman (1940) TPB (Deluxe Edition 2nd Printing)
Batman (1940) TPB (Deluxe Edition 4th Printing)
Batman (1940) TPB (Deluxe Edition 6th Printing)
Batman (1940) TPB (Deluxe Edition 7th Printing)
Batman (1940) TPB (Deluxe Edition 8th Printing)
Batman (1940) TPB (Titan Books - Fifth Edition)
Batman (1940) TPB (Titan Books - First Edition)
Batman (1940) TPB (Titan Books Edition)
Batman (1940) TPB (Warner Books Edition)
Batman [FIN] (1987) 1987-05
Batman [GER] (1989) #2
Batman-spesiaali (2007) 2007-01
The Complete Frank Miller Batman (1989) HC
Klassiker der Comic-Literatur (2005) #7

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Sergeant Stan Merkel

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