The Shadow has enjoyed nearly a century of enduring popularity as the first
and greatest hero from the golden age of pulp magazines. Here, for the first
time, is unveiled the origin story of how the Master of Men returned to America
following his many adventures abroad in the aftermath of World War I. How did
Lamont Cranston launch his legendary crusade against crime, assemble his vast
network of covert operatives, and meet his lover and companion, Margo Lane? A
treat for longtime Shadow fans and a perfect introduction to the character for a
whole new generation of readers. Who knows what evil lurks in the heart of men?
The Shadow Knows!
Collects the complete ten-issue storyline (#1-10) from The Shadow: Year
One, including a pin-up gallery of over 50 comic book covers (by top-tier
artistic talent including Alex Ross, Matt Wagner, Jason Alexander, Howard
Chaykin, and more), plus the complete script to the first