By Brian K. Vaughan
From one among America's such a lot acclaimed comics writers a startlingly unique examine existence at the streets of Baghdad in the course of the Iraq battle encouraged by way of actual occasions. within the spring of 2003, a delight of lions escaped from the Baghdad Zoo in the course of an American bombing raid. misplaced and stressed, hungry yet eventually unfastened, the 4 lions roamed the decimated streets of Baghdad in a determined fight for his or her lives. In documenting the plight of the lions, satisfaction of Baghdad increases questions on the real which means of liberation - can or not it's given, or is it earned simply via self-determination and sacrifice? And after all, is it actually greater to die loose than to dwell lifestyles in captivity? in accordance with a real tale, Vaughan and Henrichon have created a distinct and heartbreaking window into the character of existence in the course of wartime, illuminating this fight as merely the photo novel can.