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Action Comics (1938) - #596
"Hell is Where The Heart Is..."
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Cover Date: January 1988
Cover Price: US $ 0.75

Issue Tagline: None.

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 32 pages

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Letters Column: Re: Action Comics

The Spectre helps Superman enter a mysterious afterlife version of Smallville in the hopes of rescuing its citizens from being under the thrall of the Manhunter agent who was sent to monitor Superman through those whom he has put implants into.

Reprinted/Collected in:
Superman: The Man of Steel (2003) TPB vol. 07

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