Graphic Novels: A Guide to Comic Books, Manga, and More, 2nd Edition

Author: Michael Pawuk

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN:

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 719

View: 110

Covering genres from action/adventure and fantasy to horror, science fiction, and superheroes, this guide maps the vast and expanding terrain of graphic novels, describing and organizing titles as well as providing information that will help librarians to build and balance their graphic novel collections and direct patrons to read-alikes. • Introduces users to approximately 1,000 currently popular graphic novels and manga • Organizes titles by genre, subgenre, and theme to facilitate finding read-alikes • Helps librarians build and balance their graphic novel collections

Eyeshield 21

Author: Riichiro Inagaki

Publisher: VIZ Media LLC

ISBN:

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 200

View: 475

With their former kicker back on the team, the Devil Bats have a real shot at closing the gap against the Seibu Wild Gunmen. But Seibu is still a major threat. Can the Devil Bats hold on for the victory?

Manga

An Anthology of Global and Cultural Perspectives

Author: Toni Johnson-Woods

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN:

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 360

View: 850

A collection of essays by an international cast of scholars, experts, and fans, providing a definitive, one-stop Manga resource.

Mostly Manga: A Genre Guide to Popular Manga, Manhwa, Manhua, and Anime

Author: Elizabeth F.S. Kalen

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

ISBN:

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 164

View: 953

Appropriate for any public library collection, this book provides a comprehensive readers' advisory guide for Japanese manga and anime, Korean manhwa, and Chinese manhua. • Author, title, subject, and genre indexes • An appendix featuring the films of Studio Ghibli • Focuses on series that are easy and cost-effective for libraries to collect • Demystifies a body of literature unfamiliar to many librarians

Annual Report of the Commissioner of Patents

Author: United States. Patent Office

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Agriculture

Page:

View: 521

Prior to 1862, when the Department of Agriculture was established, the report on agriculture was prepared and published by the Commissioner of Patents, and forms volume or part of volume, of his annual reports, the first being that of 1840. Cf. Checklist of public documents ... Washington, 1895, p. 148.

Clinical Radiotherapy Physics

Treatment Planning and Radiation

Author: Subramania Jayaraman

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 256

View: 567

This exciting two-volume text provides an in-depth introduction to radiotherapy physics. Uniquely useful for both the physicist and non-physicist, Clinical Radiotherapy Physics gradually and sequentially develops each of its topics in clear, concise language. It includes important mathematical analyses, yet is written so that these sections can be skipped, if desired, without compromising understanding.