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Classic Wonder Woman: Wonder Woman #216

Welcome back once more, to another instalment of Classic Wonder Woman, Precinct1313’s weekly comic-cover countdown to the 75th anniversary of everyone’s favourite Amazon superhero. This week we delve into the Amazonian archives to bring you;  342 more words

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Hadrian and Hippolyta

Hadrian is derived from the Latin term Hadrianus, “from Hadria.” Hadria was a Northern Italian town from whence the Adriatic Sea derives its name. Of course, the best-known bearer was Emperor Hadrian, who built Hadrian’s Wall in Northern Britain in the second century of the Common Era. 107 more words

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Classic Wonder Woman: Wonder Woman #149

Welcome once more friends, to our ongoing classic comic-cover countdown to the 75th anniversary of the world’s first and most important female superhero. This week we bring you  201 more words

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Classic Wonder Woman: Wonder Woman #1

Continuing our weekly comic-cover countdown to the amazing Amazon’s 75th anniversary, with the first full length comic-book devoted solely to Wonder Woman, released in June of 1942. 145 more words

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Classic Wonder Woman: Sensation Comics #1

As you probably have realised by now if you have been a regular visitor to this site, the amazing Amazon, Wonder Woman is Precinct1313’s all-time favourite comic book character, and with her 75th anniversary gradually looming on the horizon (December 2016, fact fans) we thought it was time to do a classic covers weekly countdown to the birthday of comics’ most important female character. 186 more words

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Ideal 52 #16: Superman/Wonder Woman

Concept:

It the celebrity match of the century as superheroes Superman and Wonder Woman are dating — and the whole world knows about it

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Ideal 52 #14: Wonder Woman

Concept:

Amazonian royalty, Goddess of War, and superheroine… and she deals with them all

Key Characters:

Wonder Woman, Donna Troy, Hippolyta

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Revealing she’s not clay brought to life but the living daughter of Zeus was one major change that came from the pen of Brian Azzarello, and making her Goddess of War in the aftermath only put Wonder Woman into new ground as a character. 430 more words

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