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Manga

The Complete Guide

By Jason Thompson

• Reviews of more than 900 manga series
• Ratings from 0 to 4 stars
• Guidelines for age-appropriateness
• Number of series volumes
• Background info on series and artists

THE ONE-STOP RESOURCE FOR CHOOSING BETWEEN THE BEST AND THE REST!

Whether you’re new to the world of manga-style graphic novels or a longtime reader on the lookout for the next hot series, here’s a comprehensive guide to the wide, wonderful world of Japanese comics!

• Incisive, full-length reviews of stories and artwork
• Titles rated from zero to four stars–skip the clunkers, but don’t miss the hidden gems
• Guidelines for age-appropriateness–from strictly mature to kid-friendly
• Profiles of the biggest names in manga, including CLAMP, Osamu Tezuka, Rumiko Takahashi, and many others
• The facts on the many kinds of manga–know your shôjo from your shônen
• An overview of the manga industry and its history
• A detailed bibliography and a glossary of manga terms

LOOK NO FURTHER, YOU’VE FOUND YOUR IDEAL MANGA COMPANION!

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Book

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ISBN

9780345485908


Format: Book
Author: Thompson, Jason
Title: Manga : the complete guide / Jason Thompson.
Publisher Date: New York : Del Rey Books, c2007.
Subject: Comic books, strips, etc. -- Japan -- History and criticism Comic books, strips, etc. -- United States -- History and criticism
Isbn: 9780345485908 (pbk.) 0345485904 (pbk.)
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Format: Book
Author: Thompson, Jason
Title: Manga : the complete guide / Jason Thompson.
Publisher, Date: New York : Del Rey Books, c2007.
Description: xxix, 556 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects: Comic books, strips, etc. -- Japan -- History and criticism
Subjects: Comic books, strips, etc. -- United States -- History and criticism
Notes: "A Del Rey Books Trade Paperback Original."
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 503-504) and index.
LCCN: 2007009328
ISBN: 9780345485908 (pbk.)
ISBN: 0345485904 (pbk.)
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Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 1
Call Number: 741.5952 Tho