The Avenger 20 The Green Killer Author:Kenneth Robeson Paperback Library (c) 1973 — Publication date December 1973 — In the roaring heart of the crucible, steel is made. In the raging flame of personal tragedy men are sometimes forged into something more than human. — It was so with Dick Benson. He had been a man. After the dread loss inflicted on him by an in human crime ring, he became a machine of v... more »engeance dedicated to the extermination of all other crime rings.
He turned into the person we know now: a figure of ice and steel. More pitiless than both; a mechanism of whipcord and flame; a symbol to crooks and killers; a terrible, almost impersonal force, masking chill genius and super normal power behind a face as white and dead as a mask from the grave. Only his pale eyes, like ice in a polar dawn, hint at the deadliness of the scourge the underworld heedlessly invoked against itself when crime's greed turned millionaire adventurer Richard Benson into - The Avenger.
THE GREEN KILLER
A dread disease that contorts men into ape-like creatures brings a stranger to the Avenger's lab. He asks for an antidote, but will the cure do more harm than the disease? Will it mean death for the Avenger himself?« less