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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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