Adventures of Captain America (1991) comic books
"First Flight of the Eagle!" Written by Fabian Nicieza. Art and cover by Kevin Maguire. Embossed Cover. it's 1940, and the war is raging in Europe. American Steve Rogers has just been rejected for military service. But Rogers desperately wants to join the fight for democracy. As fate would have it, he is chosen to participate in a top secret government experiment. Rogers must prove he has what it takes to become the super soldier! This is the story of the making of a living legend. For the first time, complete and unexpurgated, with many never-before-revealed details, it's the origin of the greatest hero of World War II - CAPTAIN AMERICA! 48 pages, FC. Cover price $4.95.
"Battleground: Paris!" Written by Fabian Nicieza. Art and cover by Kevin Maguire. Return with us now to those thrilling days of yesteryear. The setting is America in 1940, shortly before the country entered World War II. Frail Army reject Steve Rogers has just been transformed in the super soldier, Captain America! The Nazis are willing to do anything to get their hands on the super soldier serum, so they can create a super-powered army of their own! It's up to Cap to save the day! Join Cap on his VERY FIRST adventure, as he leaps into battle against the sinister Death Squad, in one of the greatest fight scenes in Marvel history! Also in this issue: Bucky makes a startling discovery; the identity of Agent X is revealed, and, for the first time, Cap meets his greatest foe...the Nazi nightmare known as the RED SKULL! 48 pages, FC. Cover price $4.95.
"Angels of Death/Angels of Hope!" Written by Fabian Nicieza. Art and cover by Kevin Maguire. Thus begins the epic conflict between Captain America and the man who is destined to become his greatest foe, the Red Skull! The year is 1940, and Cap is on his very first adventure! He's been captured by the Nazis and taken prisoner in a concentration camp. Cap has been brought here (along with his young ally, Bucky) for one purpose" to battle the Red Skull to the death in a Roman-style colosseum! The Skull thinks this match will be a great propaganda tool for the Third Reich. He wants to deal a blow to the morale of the American people, as the living symbol of the American dream is to be humiliated before a huge audience. For Cap, it's a chance to prove he has what it takes to be the super soldier, and to strike a major blow for freedom. The die is cast. There can be no turning back now. This will be the ultimate battle between the greatest warriors of two nations. For both Cap and the Red Skull, this may well be the most important fight of their lives. The fate of the free world is at stake. If Cap loses, we all lose! YOU MUST NOT MISS THIS ISSUE! 48 pages, FC. Cover price $4.95.