The first Green Lantern story was published in 1940 in the anthology title 'All-American Comics'. All of 75 years later the series is still going strong, having grown to encompass new characters and spin-off titles along the way. This book traces the history of the series over the last seven and a half decades, detailing the characters and stories, as well as the numerous creative teams that have brought it into being. This publication also traces Green Lantern through multiple mediums, from audio to animation, from television to the silver screen. The story of Green Lantern is also the story of the DC Universe, a fictional reality that continues to grow and expand as its publications carry on. 'Green Lantern History' is an invaluable addition to any comic reader's library, and a must have item for every Green Lantern fan.