Eshed, Eli, and Uri Fink. Hegolem
Title trans.: The Golem: The Story of an Israeli Comic-Strip
Divergence: c 1940 CE
What if: Comics artist Jacob Kurtzberg (Jack Kirby) emigrated to Palestine, and created the great Hebrew superhero.
Summary: Mock history of a comic book series which never existed, from its origins in the 1940s and the rise of a fluorishing Israeli comics industry, to the superhero's collaborations with real-life personalities and the song and movie of the 1970s.
Published: Modan 2003.
Web link: The Golem