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Action Comics (1938) - #491
"A Matter Of Light And Death!"
DC Comics


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  Writer(s):
Cary Bates

Penciller(s):
Curt Douglas Swan

Inker(s):
Frank Chiaramonte

Colorist(s):
Gene D'Angelo

Letterer(s):
Karisha Karisha

Editor(s):
E. Nelson Bridwell
Julius Schwartz

Cover Artist(s):
Ross Andru
Dick Giordano
 

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Cover Date: January 1979
Cover Price: US $ 0.40

Issue Tagline: The Mightest Man On Earth Has Been Turned Into A Rampaging Menace! Can Hawkman Save Superman From Himself?

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 32 pages

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Letters Column: Superman in Action

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Superman Vs. Brainiac (2008) TPB
Superman-Batman (1966) #1979-10

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