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Iron Man (1968) - #53
"The Black Lama!"

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Mike Friedrich

Jim Starlin
George Tuska

Vincent Joseph Colletta - 'Vince / Vinnie / P. Zorito'

Art 'Artie' Simek

Roy Thomas

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Frank Giacoia
Gil Kane
Sam Rosen

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Cover Date: December 1972
Cover Price: US $ 0.20

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Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue

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Iron Man continues his battle against Raga, Son of Fire when he is also introduced to Raga's master, the Black Lama. The Black Lama is planning to rewrite the destiny of man using each of the four elements, however Raga's actions cause the Black Lama to remove Raga's powers, dooming him in the process!

Reprinted/Collected in:
Essential Iron Man (2000) TPB vol. 04
The Invincible Iron Man DVD-ROM (2007) DVD-ROM vol. 01
L`invincible Iron Man (1972) #4
Marvel Masterworks: The Invincible Iron Man (2003) HC vol. 08

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