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The Resource Town of evening calm, country of cherry blossoms, story and art by Fumiyo Kouno ; translation: Naoko Amemiya and Andy Nakatani

Town of evening calm, country of cherry blossoms, story and art by Fumiyo Kouno ; translation: Naoko Amemiya and Andy Nakatani

Label
Town of evening calm, country of cherry blossoms
Title
Town of evening calm, country of cherry blossoms
Statement of responsibility
story and art by Fumiyo Kouno ; translation: Naoko Amemiya and Andy Nakatani
Title variation
Country of cherry blossoms
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
A young Japanese woman struggles to adapt to a new way of life in the aftermath of World War II and the dropping of the atomic bomb on her country
Summary
Looks at life in postwar Hiroshima through the eyes of an average woman living in 1955 Japan
Award
YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2008
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254597
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kōno, Fumiyo
Dewey number
741.5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the Japanese
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • comics graphic novels
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Amemiya, Naoko
  • Nakatani, Andy
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hiroshima-shi (Japan)
  • Hiroshima-shi (Japan)
  • Graphic novels
  • Bombardment of Hiroshima-shi (Japan : 1945)
  • Graphic novels
  • Japan
  • Japan
Target audience
adult
Label
Town of evening calm, country of cherry blossoms, story and art by Fumiyo Kouno ; translation: Naoko Amemiya and Andy Nakatani
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Read in Japanese style, right to left
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 99) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Town of evening calm -- Country of cherry blossoms, part 1 -- Country of cherry blossoms, part 2
Control code
ocn318421210
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st hardcover ed.
Extent
103 pages
Isbn
9780867197211
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations map
System control number
(OCoLC)318421210
Label
Town of evening calm, country of cherry blossoms, story and art by Fumiyo Kouno ; translation: Naoko Amemiya and Andy Nakatani
Publication
Note
Read in Japanese style, right to left
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 99) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Town of evening calm -- Country of cherry blossoms, part 1 -- Country of cherry blossoms, part 2
Control code
ocn318421210
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st hardcover ed.
Extent
103 pages
Isbn
9780867197211
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations map
System control number
(OCoLC)318421210

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