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  1. Onward Towards Our Noble Deaths

    Manga Onward Towards Our Noble Deaths

    A landmark publishing event of one of Japan's most famous cartoonists Shigeru Mizuki is the preeminent figure of Gekiga manga and one of the most famous working cartoonists in Japan today–a true living legend. Onward Towards Our Noble Deaths is his first book translated into English. It is a...
  2. Showa 1953-1989: A History of Japan

    Manga Showa 1953-1989: A History of Japan

    The final volume in the Eisner-nominated history of Japan; one of NPR's Best Books of 2014 "Showa 1953 1989: A History of Japan" concludes Shigeru Mizuki's dazzling autobiographical and historical account of Showa-period Japan, a portrait both intimate and ranging of a defining epoch. The final...
  3. Showa 1944-1953: A History of Japan

    Manga Showa 1944-1953: A History of Japan

    A sweeping yet intimate portrait of the legacy of World War II in Japan "Showa 1944 1953: A History of Japan" continues the award-winning author Shigeru Mizuki's autobiographical and historical account of the Showa period in Japan. This volume recounts the events of the final years of the...
  4. Showa 1939-1944: A History of Japan

    Manga Showa 1939-1944: A History of Japan

    A master cartoonist and war vet details Japan's involvement in World War II "Showa 1939" "1944: A History of Japan" continues the award-winning author Shigeru Mizuki's autobiographical and historical account of Showa-era Japan. This volume covers the final moments of the lead-up to World War II...
  5. Showa 1926-1939: A History of Japan

    Manga Showa 1926-1939: A History of Japan

    A fascinating period in Japanese history explored by a master of manga Showa 1926–1939: A History of Japan is the first volume of Shigeru Mizuki's meticulously researched historical portrait of twentieth-century Japan. This volume deals with the period leading up to World War II, a time of high...
  6. Nonnonba

    Manga Nonnonba

    The first English translation of Mizuki's best-loved work NonNonBa is the definitive work by acclaimed Gekiga-ka Shigeru Mizuki, a poetic memoir detailing his interest in yokai (spirit monsters). Mizuki's childhood experiences with yokai influenced his life and oeuvre; he is now known as the...
  7. Tono Monogatari

    Manga Tono Monogatari

    The beloved mangaka adapts one of his country - and the world’s - great works of supernatural literature. Shigeru Mizuki - Japan’s grandmaster of yokai comics - adapts one of the most important works of supernatural literature into comic book form. The cultural equivalent of the Brothers...
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