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Akira, Book 2, Katsuhiro Otomo

Label
Akira, Book 2
Title
Akira
Title number
Book 2
Statement of responsibility
Katsuhiro Otomo
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
YA. Graphic novel. Tetsuo, whose psychic abilities are growing rapidly, becomes obsessed with confronting Akira face-to-face
Member of
Summary
The science fiction tale set in 2019 in Tokyo after the city was destroyed by World War III, follows the lives of two teenage friends, Tetsuo and Kaneda, who have a consuming fear of a monstrous power known as Akira
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
122896
Cataloging source
VDGV
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ōtomo, Katsuhiro
Dewey number
741.5952
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Japanese
LC call number
PN6790.J33
LC item number
O86 2001
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
  • Manga
  • Akira
Series volume
2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science fiction comic books, strips, etc
  • Teenagers
  • Parapsychology
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Akira, Book 2, Katsuhiro Otomo
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in Japan in 1983 and 1984 in Young magazine by Kodansha Ltd, Tokyo
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000040242988
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
433 p.
Isbn
9781569714997
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)46700798
Label
Akira, Book 2, Katsuhiro Otomo
Publication
Note
Originally published in Japan in 1983 and 1984 in Young magazine by Kodansha Ltd, Tokyo
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000040242988
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
433 p.
Isbn
9781569714997
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)46700798

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