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The ghost in the shell

Author: Masamune Shirow; Frederik L Schodt; Toren Smith; Stephen Paul, (Translator)
Publisher: New York : Kodansha Comics, [2017] ©1991
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Deluxe edition ; English edition ; Kodansha Comics editionView all editions and formats
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"In a near future, technology has firmly taken root into society at large. Cybernetic implants are nothing uncommon and robots roam as plentiful as humans, all connected through their "ghosts" to the electronic datastreams of the net. Major Motoko Kusanagi and the Public Security Section 9 find themselves in a constant battle with the newly created wave of technological terrorists and cyber-hackers. But things take  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction comics
Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Comics (Graphic works)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Masamune Shirow; Frederik L Schodt; Toren Smith; Stephen Paul, (Translator)
ISBN: 9781632364210 1632364212
OCLC Number: 954224418
Notes: Translated from the Japanese.
"First published in Japan in 1991 by Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo as Koukaku kidoutai"--Colophon.
Reads from right to left, front to back of book.
Target Audience: M (ages 18+).
Description: 344 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Other Titles: Kōkaku kidōtai.
Responsibility: Shirow Masamune ; translation and English language adaptation Frederik L. Schodt and Toren Smith ; additional translation Stephen Paul.

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"Ghost in the Shell is one of my favorite stories." -Steven Spielberg "A stunning work of speculative fiction." -James Cameron "This is a work of profound and melancholic beauty; every bit as Read more...

 
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