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The Resource Hiroshima : the autobiography of Barefoot Gen, Nakazawa Keiji ; edited and translated by Richard H. Minear

Hiroshima : the autobiography of Barefoot Gen, Nakazawa Keiji ; edited and translated by Richard H. Minear

Label
Hiroshima : the autobiography of Barefoot Gen
Title
Hiroshima
Title remainder
the autobiography of Barefoot Gen
Statement of responsibility
Nakazawa Keiji ; edited and translated by Richard H. Minear
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
This compelling autobiography tells the life story of famed manga artist Nakazawa Keiji. Born in Hiroshima in 1939, Nakazawa was six years old when on August 6, 1945, the United States dropped the atomic bomb. His gritty and stunning account of the horrific aftermath is powerfully told through the eyes of a child who lost most of his family and neighbors. The narrative continues through the brutally difficult years immediately after the war, his art apprenticeship in Tokyo, his pioneering 'atomic-bomb' manga, and the creation of Barefoot Gen, the classic graphic novel based on his own experien
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nakazawa, Keiji
Dewey number
741.5/952
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
NC1709.N26
LC item number
A2 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Minear, Richard H
Series statement
Asian voices
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nakazawa, Keiji
  • Nakazawa, Keiji
  • Nakazawa, Keiji
  • Nakazawa, Keiji
  • Cartoonists
  • Comic books, strips, etc
  • Atomic bomb victims
  • Hiroshima-shi (Japan)
  • Hiroshima-shi (Japan)
  • Japan
  • Nakazawa, Keiji
  • COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS
  • COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS
  • COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS
  • COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS
  • COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS
  • COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS
  • COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS
  • Atomic bomb victims
  • Cartoonists
  • Comic books, strips, etc
  • Families
  • Japan
  • Japan
Label
Hiroshima : the autobiography of Barefoot Gen, Nakazawa Keiji ; edited and translated by Richard H. Minear
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Author's Introduction; The Dropping of the Atomic Bomb, "Gen," and I; Editor's Introduction; Richard H. Minear; 1; Prelude to Tragedy; Barefoot Gen: Excerpt 1; 2; A Sudden Flash of Light; Barefoot Gen: Excerpt 2; 3; Terror; Barefoot Gen: Excerpt 3; 4; To Live; Barefoot Gen: Excerpt 4; 5; I Set Out; Barefoot Gen: Excerpt 5; 6; Gen and I, Together; Afterword; Appendix; Interview with Nakazawa Keiji
Control code
678562139
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 188 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442207493
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
6d8e1f16-a7a7-48f8-bbb7-142c56b0f4ec
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)678562139
Label
Hiroshima : the autobiography of Barefoot Gen, Nakazawa Keiji ; edited and translated by Richard H. Minear
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Author's Introduction; The Dropping of the Atomic Bomb, "Gen," and I; Editor's Introduction; Richard H. Minear; 1; Prelude to Tragedy; Barefoot Gen: Excerpt 1; 2; A Sudden Flash of Light; Barefoot Gen: Excerpt 2; 3; Terror; Barefoot Gen: Excerpt 3; 4; To Live; Barefoot Gen: Excerpt 4; 5; I Set Out; Barefoot Gen: Excerpt 5; 6; Gen and I, Together; Afterword; Appendix; Interview with Nakazawa Keiji
Control code
678562139
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 188 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442207493
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
6d8e1f16-a7a7-48f8-bbb7-142c56b0f4ec
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)678562139

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