"Book VIII: Fateful Encounters!" Researched by Peter Anderson. Wraparound cover by Ron Frenz, Klaus Janson and Brett Breeding. The Official History of the Marvel Universe continues as we witness Spider-Man's rescue in the sky! But Jonah's response is not what you'd expect, or is it?! plus, the origin of Angel continues, featuring Iceman, Cyclops and Professor X. Te Fantastic Four's very first meetings with Spider-Man and the Hulk! Iron Man's first armor change. Featuring excerpts from Fantastic Four (1961 1st Series) #9-12, Fantastic Four Annual #1, Thor (1962-1996 1st Series) [Journey into Mystery] #88-89, Tales to Astonish (1959-1968 1st Series) #38, Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) #1, Strange Tales (1951-1976 1st Series) #107, Tales of Suspense (1959) #40 and Incredible Hulk (1962-1999 1st series) #6. Includes original art by Ron Frenz and Walt Simonson.