The American way: those above and those below

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DC Comics,
Pub. Date:
[2018]
Language:
English
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From writer John Ridley (Oscar-winning screenwriter of 12 Years a Slave and creator of TV's American Crime ) and artist Georges Jeanty ( Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season Eight, Serenity No Power in the 'Verse ) comes the sequel to the hit miniseries AMERICAN WAY with AMERICAN WAY THOSE ABOVE AND BELOW!It's been a decade since the Civil Defense Corps was exposed as a fraud created by the U.S. Government for propaganda purposes. While most of the heroes who survived the catastrophe have retired or disappeared, the New American still carries on, trying to keep communities safe amid the social turmoil of the 1970s. But with the nation split in two over civil rights and the changing political landscape, this isn't easy. Some of the American's former colleagues are on opposite sides of the law Amber Waves joined a group of domestic terrorists, while Missy, a.k.a. Ole Miss, has thrown her hat into the political ring. As the ground shifts beneath his feet and new threats arise, which side will the American choose? This graphic novel sequel unites the original creative team of Ridley and Jeanty, as well as moves the story forward in history, factoring in how real-life events might be affected by the presence of superheroes, and how those events change the heroes in turn. Collects THE AMERICAN WAY #1-6.
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Grouping Title american way those above and those below
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subject_facet African Americans -- Comic books, strips, etc, COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS / Superheroes, Civil rights -- Comic books, strips, etc, Comic books, strips, etc, Comics (Graphic works), Counterinsurgency -- United States -- Comic books, strips, etc, Superheroes -- Comic books, strips, etc, United States -- Civil rights -- 20th century -- Comic books, strips, etc
title_display The American way : those above and those below
title_full The American way : those above and those below [graphic novel] / written by John Ridley ; pencils by Georges Jeanty ; inks by John Livesay [and 3 others] ; colors by Nick Filardi ; letters by Travis Lanham
title_short The American way :
title_sub those above and those below
topic_facet African Americans, COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS / Superheroes, Civil rights, Counterinsurgency, Superheroes