Terry and the Pirates Vol. 4: 1941-1942

Written and illustrated by Milton Caniff


America’s premier adventure comic strip thunders to its pre-War crescendo in an October 1941 storyline so powerful, creator Milton Caniff was forced to take to the radio airwaves to explain why he chose to shock the nation with the death of a major character. In the 1942 strips, the World War drives Terry Lee to join the military, where he meets nurse Taffy Tucker and Army flight instructor Flip Corkin, then gets into plenty of trouble investigating a spy ring! And then there’s the women—the strong, beautiful and independent Caniff women…

Edited and Designed by Dean Mullaney / Historical essay by Bruce Canwell / Introduction by Jeet Heer / 11″ x 8.5″ / hardcover / B&W and color / 336 pp / ISBN 978-1-60010-195-3