Judge Dredd, The Complete America

Description

Judge Dredd was a character that readers loved to hate – and hated to love. Although Dredd’s rigid upholding of the law was sometimes portrayed as heroic by writers, it was also criticised as fascist. The latter was evident in the Dredd story ‘America’, written by John Wagner with artwork by Colin MacNeil. It follows the sad tale of democracy activist America Jara, examining the impact of the judges’ legal system on the ordinary people of Mega City One.

Full title:
Judge Dredd, The Complete America
Published:
2003
Format:
Comic book
Creator:
Colin MacNeil , John Wagner
Held by:
British Library
Copyright:
© Judge Dredd (r) Judge Dredd is a registered Trademark, (c) Rebellion (r) A/S, All rights reserved.
Shelfmark:
YK.2003.b.6944

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