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Author Nakazawa, Keiji, author.

Title Barefoot Gen : a cartoon story of Hiroshima / Keiji Nakazawa ; translated by Project Gen.

Imprint San Francisco, Calif. : Last Gasp of San Francisco, 2004-


Volume Number of Copies Request
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V. 2 8 Request this Volume
V. 4 1 Request this Volume
Description volumes : chiefly illustrations ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Japanese language lcsh
Note First serialized in Japan 1972-1973.
"All new translation with an introduction by Art Spiegelman"--Cover.
Edited by Alan Gleason and Colin Turner.
Contents V. 1. [Without special title] -- v. 2. The day after -- v. 3. Life after the bomb -- v. 4. Out of the ashes -- v. 5. Never ending war -- v. 6. Writing the truth -- v. 7. Bones into dust -- v. 8. Merchants of death -- v. 9. Breaking down borders -- v. 10. Never give up.
Summary An all-new, unabridged translation of Keiji Nakazawa's account of the Hiroshima bombing and its aftermath, drawn from his own experiences. In this memoir, six year old Gen has lived practically his entire life in the shadow of war, yet he is not prepared for the horrors which follow. The graphic novel provide an honest and emotional portrayal of the various struggles of his family and other survivors against overwhelming odds. Introductory essays adding additional information.
Language In English; translated from Japanese.
Subject Bombardment of Hiroshima-shi (Japan : 1945) (OCoLC)fst01352071
World War (1939-1945) (OCoLC)fst01180924
Chronological Term 1939-1945
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan -- Hiroshima-shi -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Comic books, strips, etc. -- Japan.
Nuclear warfare -- Cartoons and comics.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan -- Hiroshima-shi -- Cartoons and comics.
Comic books, strips, etc. (OCoLC)fst00869145
Graphic novels. (OCoLC)fst00946656
Manners and customs. (OCoLC)fst01007815
Nuclear warfare. (OCoLC)fst01040920
Nuclear warfare -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945 -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Japan -- Social life and customs -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Japan. (OCoLC)fst01204082
Japan -- Hiroshima-shi. (OCoLC)fst01209723
Genre/Form Graphic novels.
Autobiographical comics. (OCoLC)fst01921583
Comic books, strips, etc. (OCoLC)fst01423722
Comics (Graphic works) (OCoLC)fst01921613
Graphic novels. (OCoLC)fst01726630
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Autobiographical comics.
Comics (Graphic works)
Comic books, strips, etc.
Graphic -- Nonfiction.
Added Author Spiegelman, Art, author of introduction.
Project Gen (Organization), translator.
Added Title Hadashi no Gen. English
ISBN 9780867196023 (paperback; v. 1)
0867196025 (paperback; v. 1)
9780867196191 (paperback; v. 2)
086719619X (paperback; v. 2)
9780867195941 (paperback; v. 3)
0867195940 (paperback; v. 3)
9780867195958 (paperback; v. 4)
0867195959 (paperback; v. 4)
9780867195965 (paperback; v. 5)
0867195967 (paperback; v. 5)
9780867195972 (paperback; v. 6)
0867195975 (paperback; v. 6)
9780867195989 (paperback; v. 7)
0867195983 (paperback; v. 7)
9780867195996 (paperback; v. 8)
0867195991 (paperback; v. 8)
9780867196009 (paperback; v. 9)
0867196009 (paperback; v. 9)
9780867196016 (paperback; v. 10)
0867196017 (paperback; v. 10)

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