Barefoot Gen Volume 1: A Cartoon Story Of Hiroshima

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BAREFOOT GEN is the powerful, tragic story of the bombing of Hiroshima, seen through the eyes of a Japanese anti-militarist family.

Barefoot Gen Vol. 1

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Of particular interest is BAREFOOT GEN's focus on teh 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.

Includes an introduction by Art Spiegelman.

'...some of the best comics ever done ... Nakazawa, I'm sure, will be considered one of the great comic artists of this century, because he tells the truth in a plain, straightforward way, filled with real human feelings.' -R. Crumb

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Author Keiji Nakazawa
Publisher Last Gasp
Page Count 284pp
Publication Size 6 x 8.5
Publication Notes softcover, b/w
Publication Date 2003
ISBN 978-0867196023

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