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Dragon Ball. Vol. 8

Author: Akira Toriyama; Gerard Jones; Mari Morimoto
Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Viz Commnications, 2002.
Series: Viz graphic novel.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tired of losing their best operatives to Son Goku, the commanders of the Red Ribbon Army hire Taopaipai, the world's greatest assassin, to "take care" of him permanently! To have a chance of defeating this new opponent, Goku must climb the miles-high Karin Tower, where a hermit guards a jug of magic water which will grant the one who drinks it super strength.
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Akira Toriyama; Gerard Jones; Mari Morimoto
ISBN: 1591160057 9781591160052 9781569319277 1569319278
OCLC Number: 50032757
Language Note: Translated and adapted from the Japanese.
Notes: "This graphic novel, number 8 in a series of 42, contains the material originally published in the following DRAGON BALL monthly comics: the second two-thirds of PART 4 #1, all of PART 4 #2-4, and the first third of PART 4 #5."
In keeping with the original Japanese format, this book reads from back to front and from right to left.
"DB 8 of 42."
Target Audience: "Recommended for ages 13 and up due to adult situations"--Cover.
Description: 177 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Viz graphic novel.
Responsibility: story and art by Akira Toriyama ; [English adaptation by Gerard Jones ; translation, Mari Morimoto].

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