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20th century boys : the perfect edition. Volume 1 / story & art by Naoki Urasawa ; story coproduced with Takashi Nagasaki ; translation and English adaptation, Akemi Wegmuller ; additional translation, Lillian Diaz-Przybyl.

Urasawa, Naoki, 1960- (author,, artist.). Nagasaki, Takashi, (author.). Wegmüller, Akemi, (translator.). Diaz-Przybyl, Lillian, (translator.).

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch MANGA URAS (Text) 39391007051954 Manga Available -
Jennings Co PL - North Vernon TEEN MANGA TWEN VOL. 1 (Text) 30653006053342 Teen Manga Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon TEEN 20TH v.1 GN (Text) 34330513334327 Teen - Graphic Novels Available -
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello YA GN URA (Text) 37743002295410 Young Adult Graphic Novel Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781421599618
  • ISBN: 1421599619
  • Physical Description: 407 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm
  • Edition: VIZ Signature edition.
  • Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Viz Media, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Reads from right to left.
A deluxe edition of Naoki Urasawa's epic of doomsday cults, giant robots and a group of friends trying to save the world from destruction.
Summary, etc.:
"Humanity, having faced extinction at the end of the 20th century, would not have entered the new millennium if it weren't for them. In 1969, during their youth, they created a symbol. In 1997, as the coming disaster slowly starts to unfold, that symbol returns. This is the story of a group of boys who try to save the world"--Page 4 of cover.
Target Audience Note:
Rated T+/Older Teen.
Language Note:
Translated from the Japanese.
Subject: Friendship > Comic books, strips, etc. > Fiction.
Heroes > Comic books, strips, etc. > Fiction.
Cults > Comic books, strips, etc. > Fiction.
Robots > Comic books, strips, etc. > Fiction.
Genre: Science fiction comics.
Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novels.

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