Cover image for Peter Panzerfaust. Volume one, The great escape
Title:
Peter Panzerfaust. Volume one, The great escape
Author:
Wiebe, Kurtis J., 1979-
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Publication Information:
Berkeley, Calif. : Image Comics/Shadowline, 2013.
Physical Description:
1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Summary:
"A high energy action story that blends Red Dawn with Peter Pan. The city of Calais is the first city in France to fall to the Germans in the spring of 1940. A mysterious American boy named Peter rallies a handful of plucky French orphans and they must work together to survive Europe's darkest hour. From the writer of the critically acclaimed Green Wake, The Intrepids and Debris."--P. [4] of cover.
General Note:
"Originally published in single magazine form as Peter Panzerfaust #1-5"--T.p. verso.
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9781607065821
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Book

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A coming of age tale told through the eyes of a group of French orphansduring World War 2 who are saved by a brave and daring American boy named Peter.As they travel together, they get tangled up in the French Resistance in Paris,fighting a growing German presence under the leadership of a fanatical SSofficer hell bent on wiping them out! Using the Peter Pan story as a touchstone, Peter Panzerfaust reinvents familiar character and plot elements in a unique and creativeway.


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