Akira. Book one (Book, 2000) [Berry College Memorial Library]
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Akira. Book one

Author: Katsuhiro Ōtomo
Publisher: Milwaukie, OR : Dark Horse Comics, ©2000.
Series: Akira, bk. 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction comic books, strips, etc
Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Apocalyptic fantasies
Translations into English
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katsuhiro Ōtomo
ISBN: 1569714983 9781569714980 1935429000 9781935429005
OCLC Number: 45812110
Notes: The artwork of this volume has been produced as a mirror-image of the original Japanese edition to conform to English language standards.
Description: 359 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 26 cm.
Series Title: Akira, bk. 1.
Other Titles: Akira.
Responsibility: Katsuhiro Otomo.
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"One of the most important manga of the 1980s, Akira influenced thousands of science fiction manga and anime with its dark urban future."-Manga: The Complete Guide

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