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The anime encyclopedia : a guide to Japanese animation since 1917

Author: Jonathan Clements; Helen McCarthy
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : Stone Bridge Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : Rev. & expanded edView all editions and formats
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From the Publisher: Bigger and better! Our first edition rocked the anime world with its in-depth entries on anime famous and obscure and its superb index/film finder. Now this fantastic book is 40 percent larger-with all-new entries on hundreds of anime released after 2001, updates on older entries, and over fifty thousand words on anime creators (like Tezuka and Otomo) and genres ("Early Anime," "Science Fiction  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Encyclopédies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Clements, Jonathan, 1971-
Anime encyclopedia.
Berkeley, Calif. : Stone Bridge Press, c2006
(OCoLC)608024444
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Clements; Helen McCarthy
ISBN: 1933330104 9781933330105 9781845765002 1845765001
OCLC Number: 71237342
Notes: Previous ed.: 2001.
Description: xxiv, 867 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Thematic entries --
Illustrations --
Introduction --
Acknowledgments --
Publisher's note --
The Anime Encyclopedia --
Selected bibliography --
Index.
Responsibility: Jonathan Clements, Helen McCarthy.
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Forty percent larger than previous editions with all-new entries on hundreds of anime released after 2001, updates on older entries, and more than 50,000 words on anime creators and genres, this  Read more...

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"Destined to become the definitive book on Japanese Animation for years to come...You need this book. Buy it." - Starlog "Impressive, exhaustive, labyrinthine, and obsessive - The Anime Encyclopedia Read more...

 
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