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Summary Cap would have some ups and downs in the decades that followed, thawing out to join the Avengers in the 60s, and then being exiled into a pocket universe in the 90s. American Dervish is a 2012 novel by Ayad Akhtar.The novel tells the story of a young Pakistani-American boy growing up in the American Midwest and his struggle with his identity and religion. Browse a comprehensive A-Z list of Marvel comic characters. The Content of Our Character is neither "liberal" nor "conservative," but an honest, courageous look at America's most enduring and wrenching social dilemma. Character » Miss America appears in 199 issues. His first comic book in 1941 featured one of the most iconic images of all time (punching Hitler in the middle of World War II). Kaya'aton'my, representing Native America in a region prior to larger European-centered settlement (specifically, the Nimipuu tribe of the Pacific Northwest); Felicity Merriman, representing Colonial America at the dawn of the Revolutionary War; Caroline Abbott, representing the War of 1812; Josefina Montoya, representing Southwest America under Mexican rule Merit Winners List: Slideshow featuring Dave Dunham's Presidents: Slideshow featuring Marv Kaisersatt's Studio American Character A History of the Epic Struggle Between Individual Liberty and the Common Good. The Angel of America is the symbol of all that is fantastic, imaginative, and otherworldly in Angels in America —in other words, most of the play. Lucas Lee, from the second volume of the Scott Pilgrim vs.The World comics/graphic novels. December 05, 2020 11:16am PT by Trilby Beresford . Captain America. American Gods and Anansi Boys are standalone novels set in the same universe. Add all three to Cart. 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