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Barefoot Gen [ Volume one] : a cartoon story of Hiroshima

Author: Keiji Nakazawa; Art Spiegelman; Project Gen (Organization)
Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Last Gasp of San Francisco, 2004.
Series: Barefoot Gen, vol. 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this graphic depiction of nuclear devastation, three survivors of the bombing of Hiroshima--Gen, his mother, and his baby sister--face rejection, hunger, and humiliation in their search for a place to live.
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Genre/Form: Historical comic books, strips, etc
Graphic novels
Manga
Comic books, strips, etc
Comics (Graphic works)
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Keiji Nakazawa; Art Spiegelman; Project Gen (Organization)
ISBN: 0867196025 9780867196023
OCLC Number: 320627871
Language Note: Translated from the Japanese.
Notes: Translation of: Hadashi no Gen.
First serialized in Japan 1972-1973.
Published by Last Gasp of San Francisco with a new translation 2004.
Introduction copyright Art Spiegelman, 1990.
Edited by Alan Gleason and Colin Turner.
Description: 284 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Barefoot Gen, vol. 1.
Other Titles: Hadashi no Gen.
Cartoon story of Hiroshima
Barefoot Gen :
Responsibility: Keiji Nakazawa ; translated by Project Gen.

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In this graphic depiction of nuclear devastation, three survivors of the bombing of Hiroshima--Gen, his mother, and his baby sister--face rejection, hunger, and humiliation in their search for a place to live.

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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/9845922542#Agent\/last_gasp_of_san_francisco<\/a>> # Last Gasp of San Francisco<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nbgn:Agent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Last Gasp of San Francisco<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/9845922542#Place\/japan<\/a>> # Japan<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Japan<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/9845922542#Place\/san_francisco_calif<\/a>> # San Francisco, Calif.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"San Francisco, Calif.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/9845922542#Topic\/autobiographical_fiction<\/a>> # Autobiographical fiction<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Autobiographical fiction<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/9845922542#Topic\/graphic_novels_japan<\/a>> # Graphic novels--Japan<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh94008233<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Graphic novels--Japan<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/9845922542#Topic\/historical_fiction<\/a>> # Historical fiction<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Historical fiction<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/9845922542#Topic\/manga<\/a>> # Manga<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Manga<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/9845922542#Topic\/world_war_1939_1945_japan_hiroshima_shi<\/a>> # World War, 1939-1945--Japan--Hiroshima-shi<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"World War, 1939-1945--Japan--Hiroshima-shi<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1007815<\/a>> # Manners and customs<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Manners and customs<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1040920<\/a>> # Nuclear warfare<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Nuclear warfare<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1209723<\/a>> # Japan--Hiroshima-shi.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Japan--Hiroshima-shi.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/143447724<\/a>> # Project Gen (Organization)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Project Gen (Organization)<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/46771923<\/a>> # Keiji Nakazawa<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Nakazawa<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Keiji<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Keiji Nakazawa<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/96596029<\/a>> # Art Spiegelman<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Spiegelman<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Art<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Art Spiegelman<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/9845922542<\/a>> # Hadashi no Gen.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Hadashi no Gen.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/320627871#CreativeWork\/unidentifiedOriginalWork<\/a>> # Hadashi no Gen.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:inLanguage<\/a> \"ja<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Hadashi no Gen.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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