Unofficial 52 Index

52 9

52 #9

Cover Date: September 2006
Cover Price: $2.50
Publication Date: 2006-07-05


Cover Credits:
Art: J.G. Jones (signed)
Colors: Alex Sinclair

Story: "Dream of America" (20 Pages)


StoryGeoff Johns, Grant Morrison, Greg Rucka, Mark Waid
Breakdown pencilsKeith Giffen
PencilsShawn Moll
InksTom Nguyen
LetteringJared K. Fletcher
ColorsDavid Baron
Assistant editingJann Jones, Harvey Richards
EditingStephen Wacker

Feature Character(s):

Steel III (next in issue #14)
Adam Strange (next in issue #16)
Animal Man (next in issue #16)
Starfire III (next in issue #16)
Renée Montoya (in between issues #7 and #11)
Question (in between issues #4 and #11)

Guest Star(s):

Batwoman II (Katherine "Kate" Kane; in between issues #7 and #11)
Erik Storn (first appearance; next in issue #17)
Eliza Harmon (first appearance; next in issue #17)
Hannibal Bates (first appearance; next in issue #17)
Gerome McKenna (first appearance; next in issue #17)
Jacob Colby (first appearance; next in issue #17)

Supporting Character(s):

Natasha Irons (next in issue #17)


Lex Luthor (next in issue #17)
Mercy (next in issue #17)
Devilance (next in issue #17)


Story continued from the previous issue and continues in the next issue.

Story Reprinted in:

52 #1 (July 2007)
The 52 Omnibus (2012 [January 2013])
52 #1 ([August] 2016)


It's family versus family as John Henry Irons confronts Lex Luthor about the man of Steel's more literal look. In space, Adam Strange, Starfire and Animal Man find themselves in a situation oddly reminiscent of another Odyssey of the lost!


Second Story: "History of the DC Universe, Part 8" (4 Pages)


StoryDan Jurgens
Layout pencilsDan Jurgens
LetteringNick J. Napolitano
ColorsGuy Major, Jeromy Cox
EditingEddie Berganza, Ivan Cohen, Jeanine Schaefer

Feature Character(s):


Cameo Appearance(s):

Elongated Man
Sue Dibny
Atom II
Black Canary II
Flash II
Green Arrow
Green Lantern (Kyle Rayner)
Hawkman I
Martian Manhunter
Wonder Woman
Tim Drake
Jack Drake
Joan Loring
Doctor Light IV
Captain Boomerang
Superman of Earth-2
Lois Lane of Earth-2 (behind the scenes)
Alexander Luthor, Jr. (behind the scenes)
Superboy Prime (behind the scenes)


Troia learns of the History of the DC Universe through Harbinger's orb. All characters' shown in the history lesson except for Troia will be listed as cameo appearances. This chapter covers the events of Identity Crisis
Story continued from the previous issue and continues in the next issue..