Barefoot Gen. A cartoon story of Hiroshima, [Volume one] (Book, 2004) [WorldCat.org]
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Barefoot Gen. A cartoon story of Hiroshima, [Volume one]

Author: Keiji Nakazawa; Project Gen.
Publisher: San Francisco : Last Gasp of San Francisco, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Barefoot Gen is the powerful, graphic story of the bombing of Hiroshima, seen through the eyes of a young boy growing up in a Japanese anti-militarist family. Of particular interest is Barefoot Gen's focus on the ethical dilemmas facing a peace-loving family in a militarized culture, and the special problems which they encounter. Barefoot Gen brings home the reality of an event in our history which we must never  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novels
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Comic books, strips, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Keiji Nakazawa; Project Gen.
ISBN: 9780867196023 0867196025
OCLC Number: 875975800
Notes: First serialized in Japan 1972-1973.
Description: 284 pages : chiefly illustrations
Responsibility: Keiji Nakazawa ; translated by Project Gen.

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Barefoot Gen is the powerful, graphic story of the bombing of Hiroshima, seen through the eyes of a young boy growing up in a Japanese anti-militarist family. Of particular interest is Barefoot Gen's focus on the ethical dilemmas facing a peace-loving family in a militarized culture, and the special problems which they encounter. Barefoot Gen brings home the reality of an event in our history which we must never allow to happen again.

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