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The Resource Akira, Book one, Katsuhiro Otomo ; [translation and English-language adaptation, Yoko Umezawa, Linda M. York, Jo Duffy]

Akira, Book one, Katsuhiro Otomo ; [translation and English-language adaptation, Yoko Umezawa, Linda M. York, Jo Duffy]

Label
Akira, Book one
Title
Akira
Title number
Book one
Statement of responsibility
Katsuhiro Otomo ; [translation and English-language adaptation, Yoko Umezawa, Linda M. York, Jo Duffy]
Title variation
  • Akira
  • Akira
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Member of
Summary
The science fiction tale set in 2019 in Tokyo after the city was destroyed by World War III, follows the lives of two teenage friends, Tetsuo and Kaneda, who have a consuming fear of a monstrous power known as Akira
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
122895
Cataloging source
OEM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ōtomo, Katsuhiro
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 16+
  • OT
Language note
Translated from Japanese
LC call number
PN6790.J34
LC item number
A4513 2009
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Umezawa, Yoko
  • York, Linda M
  • Duffy, Jo
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Akira series
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Teenagers
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Akira, Book one, Katsuhiro Otomo ; [translation and English-language adaptation, Yoko Umezawa, Linda M. York, Jo Duffy]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in Japan in 1984 by Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo."
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
363 p.
Isbn
9781935429005
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010293135
Other physical details
chiefly ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o459789310
  • (OCoLC)459789310
Label
Akira, Book one, Katsuhiro Otomo ; [translation and English-language adaptation, Yoko Umezawa, Linda M. York, Jo Duffy]
Publication
Note
"First published in Japan in 1984 by Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo."
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
363 p.
Isbn
9781935429005
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010293135
Other physical details
chiefly ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o459789310
  • (OCoLC)459789310

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