About the Author
David A. Roach is an artist, illustrator, writer and historian with 20 years experience in the comics industry. Among the comics he has worked on are such iconic strips as Batman, Judge Dredd, Dr Who, Star Wars and Aliens. As an author he is an editor and writer for such books as True Brit: The History of British Comics and The SuperHero Book, as well as the forthcoming Fleetway Companion series and Girls of the Comics. He is a regular writer for Comic Book Artist and Comics International magazines and has spent many hours searching through piles of old comic pages as IPC's archivist.