The island has undergone several changes in location and appearance over the years. For a time, it was governed by Aphrodite's Law, which stated that "Under penalty of death, no Man may set foot on Paradise Island." This is due to the queen succumbing to the whims of Hercules.
As a result her people became very isolationist and came to the conclusion that most if not all men were monsters.
- Image from All-Star Comics, #8 (Dec. 1941 - Jan. 1942).
- Info on this page is revealed in All-Star Comics, #8/3 (Dec.1941 – Jan. 1942) and Wonder Woman, #1 (July 1942).