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Dragon Ball. Vol. 5 / story and art by Akira Toriyama ; [English adaptation by Gerard Jones ; translation, Mari Morimoto ; touch-up art & lettering, Wayne Truman].

Toriyama, Akira, 1955- (Author). Jones, Gerard. (Added Author). Truman, Wayne, (illustrator.).
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Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Garrett PL - Garrett YGN TOR (Text) 30010170847506 Young Adult Graphic Novel Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood MANGA Dragon Ball #5 (Text) 36626102142049 1st Floor Teen Room Available -
Whiting PL - Whiting YA741.5 T632 V. 5 (Text) 51735011326575 Young adult collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1569319243
  • ISBN: 9781569319246
  • Physical Description: 176 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 19 cm
  • Edition: Shonen Jump Graphic Novel ed.
  • Publisher: San Francisco : Shonen Jump Graphic Novel/Viz, [2003]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"DB: 5 0f 42."
Translated from the Japanese.
"New and adapted artwork and text"--P. facing t.p.
"First published in Japan in 1984 by Shueisha Inc."--P. facing t.p.
"This book reads from right to left"--Cover p. [4].
"This graphic novel is number 5 in a series of 42"--P. facing t.p.
Summary, etc.:
In the final round of the Strongest Under the Heavens tournament, it comes down to Goku and Jackie Chun, the mysterious, powerful old man. After the tournament, Goku continues his quest for the seven Dragon Balls, but the evil Red Ribbon Army wants them too and Goku must stop their plans.
Target Audience Note:
Rated T for teen.
Subject: Quests (Expeditions) > Juvenile fiction.
Martial artists > Juvenile fiction.
Quests (Expeditions) > Fiction.
Martial artists > Fiction.
Cartoons and comics.
Genre: Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novels.
Adventure fiction.

  • Baker & Taylor
    Recounts the adventures of Son Goku, a boy martial artist with a monkey tail, and his friends as they search for the seven magical Dragon Balls, in a graphic novel that reveals the early days of the heroes of "Dragon Ball Z."
  • Simon and Schuster
    In the final round of the "Strongest under the Heavens" martial arts competition, it's down to Goku vs. Jackie Chun, the mysterious old man who's as powerful as Kame-Sen'nin himself! Will the audience survive the confrontation? After the smoke clears, Goku jumps on his flying cloud and returns to his quest to find the seven Dragon Balls, but now he's not the only one looking for them. The evil Red Ribbon Army wants the Dragon Balls for themselves, and to stop their plans, Goku must go around the world--and survive the six deadly floors of Colonel White's fortress, Muscle Tower!

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