Faster than a speeding bullet! More powerful than a locomotive! It's a bird, it's a plane, it's Superman! The Man of Steel is one of the most recognized characters in pop culture. Though he may not be from this planet, his dedication to protecting its people is inspiring. "Superman: The War Years 1938-1945" shows how his introduction at the start of World War II lifted the spirits of a weary country and brought people the hero they so desperately needed.