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A certain scientific railgun. Vol. 1

Author: Kazuma Kamachi; Motoi Fuyukawa; Andrew Cunningham; Janet Houck
Publisher: [Los Angeles] : Seven Seas Entertainment, [2011]
Series: Certain scientific railgun, bk. 1
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Welcome to a world where mysticism and science collide, and supernatural powers are derived from either science or religion. At the heart of this world is Academy City, an advanced metropolis whose population is comprised mostly of students. The majority of students are enrolled in the city's 'Power Curriculum Program, ' where they must learn to master their latent psychic powers. Out of several million students,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fantasy comic books, strips, etc
Graphic novels
Comics (Graphic works)
Mystery comic books, strips, etc
Comic books, strips, etc
Translations
Graphic novels, Young adult
Translations into English
Young adult fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kazuma Kamachi; Motoi Fuyukawa; Andrew Cunningham; Janet Houck
ISBN: 9781935934004 1935934007
OCLC Number: 687695926
Language Note: Translated from the Japanese.
Notes: Translated from the Japanese.
Translation of: Toaru Kagaku no railgun.
Reads from right to left.
Originally published: Tokyo, Japan : Media Works, 2007.
Target Audience: Rated: Teen.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly illustrations ; 19 cm.
Series Title: Certain scientific railgun, bk. 1
Other Titles: Toaru kagaku no railgun.
Responsibility: story, Kazuma Kamachi ; art, Motoi Fuyukawa ; character design, Kiyotaka Haimura ; [translation, Andrew Cunningham ; adaptation, Janet Houck ; retouch & lettering, Roland Amago].

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Meet Mikoto Misaka, the third most powerful Level 5 esper in Academy City. Together with her best friend Kuroko Shirai and the other members of Judgment, a student-run law enforcement agency, Mikoto  Read more...

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Part girl. Part railgun. All awesome. "JAPANATOR.COM" Extracting the two most charismatic characters and giving them their own manga series was a stroke of genius. "WAKARANAI ANIMU BLOG"

 
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