DC Comics: A Visual History
Trace DC's fascinating story: the company's origins in 1934 all the way up to present day. The book details all the major DC publishing landmarks and more, displayed clearly, month by month.
Highlighting the debuts of iconic super heroes like Superman and Batman, the geniuses that invented them, and the real-life events, like the Vietnam War, the atom bomb, and the Space Race, that shaped the atmosphere of the times, DC Comics: A Visual History follows the characters' foray into the real world through TV series and blockbuster movies.
There is also a similar year by year visual history of the Marvel universe.
This is truly a must-have for anyone who reads or collects the DC Universe. – New Orleans Advocate