This paperback collects the Batman: Legacy storyline. It was published from August to October, 1996 in the comic book series Batman: Shadow of the Bat, Batman, Detective Comics, Catwoman and Robin as a sequel to the Batman: Contagion storyline.
This paperback collects the following comic books:
- Batman: Shadow of the Bat #53 (Prelude: Hobson's Choice)
- Batman #533 (Prelude: Twelve Steps to the Heart of Hell)
- Detective Comics #700 (Part One: Progeny of the Demon)
- Catwoman #36 (Part Two: The Best of Enemies)
- Robin #32 (Part Three: Born with Teeth)
- Batman: Shadow of the Bat #54 (Part Four: The Power of the Picts)
- Batman #534 (Part Five: A Wound on the Heart of Heaven)
- Detective Comics #701 (Part Six: Gotham's Scourge)
- Robin #33 (Part Seven: Riptide)
- Detective Comics #702 (Epilogue: Second Chances)
- This paperback contains an introduction by one of the writers, Chuck Dixon, under the title How we got this far.