OAAW #195

Our Army at War #195, July 1968

OAAW #217

Our Army at War #217, March 1970

OAAW #227

Our Army at War #227, January 1971

A trio of covers that showcase the work of the inimitable Joe Kubert. Already a thirty-year veteran of the field at the time of the earliest of these, he’s a master at composing a cover that sells the story — and entices the casual browser to come look inside. This was still a time when covers were largely representational of the contents of the book, rather than the pin-up/heroic pose style we have today. And, y’know what? They work: one glance at these and I want to know what happens next…

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