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The Return of Superman is the third and last trade paperback of the original trilogy collecting the "Death and Return of Superman" crossover event. This trade paperback reprints the "Reign of the Supermen!" story-arc from select issues of Action Comics, Adventures of Superman, Superman (Volume 2) and Superman: The Man of Steel.


This trade paperback reprints stories from the following issues:

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The Death and Return of Superman

The events from this issue or series are related to The Death and Return of Superman, a retroactively named trilogy in which Superman is killed by the monster Doomsday. Later, four superheroes debut in Metropolis who claim or are assumed to be reincarnations of him—the Last Son of Krypton, the Man of Steel, the Man of Tomorrow, and Superboy. Meanwhile, Superman is brought back to life.

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