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The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) - #243

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Roger L. Stern

John Romita Jr.

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John Romita Jr.

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Cover Date: August 1983
Cover Price: US $ 0.60

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Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 22 pages

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The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #243 Newstand

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Letters Column: The Spider's Web

Spiderman drops off a piece of the android armor he took while battling Mad Thinker's android (see last issue) to Curt Connors to examine. He then takes out a group of terrorists who are holding people hostage.

On the personal side of his life, Peter Parker deals with the Amy Powell issue, Mary Jane's reappearance and makes a decision about his college life.

Reprinted/Collected in:
40 Years of the Amazing Spider-Man (2004) CD Collection
The Amazing Spider-Man: The Complete Collection (2006) DVD-ROM
The Astonishing Spider-Man (2007) #18
De Spektakulaire Spiderman (1979) #51
Essential Spider-Man (1996) TPB vol. 11
Hämähäkkimies / Spider-Man (1980) 1984-01
L'étonnant Spider-Man (1969) #145/146
L'Uomo Ragno (1987) #30
Marvel Héroes (2010) #44
Marvel Héroes (2010) #69
Spider-Man by Roger Stern Omnibus (2014) Omnibus HC
Spider-Man Through the Decades (2011) TPB

First appearance of the Universal Liberation Army.

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