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Author Richardson, Mike, 1950- author.

Title 47 Ronin / writer, Mike Richardson ; artist, Stan Sakai ; editorial consultant, Kazuo Koike.

Imprint Milwaukie, Oregon : Dark Horse Books, 2014.


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 GDL Central Library Graphic Novels    RICHARDSON,MIK    Available
Description 151 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
still image rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note "The tale of the loyal retainers"
"This book collects issues one through five of 47 Ronin, originally published November 2012 through July 2013 by Dark Horse Comics"--T.p. verso.
Summary Japan's enduring national legend comes to comics! This epic mission of loyal Japanese warriors to avenge their wronged master epitomizes the samurai code of honor, and 47 Ronin recounts the sweeping saga of duty and duress in all its violent grandeur. Opening with the tragic incident that sealed the fate of young Lord Asano, this graphic novel follows a dedicated group of Asano's vassals on their unwavering road to bloody vengeance.
Subject Forty-seven Rōnin -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Samurai -- Japan -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Japan -- History -- Akō Vendetta, 1703 -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre/Form Graphic novels
Added Author Sakai, Stan, artist.
Koike, Kazuo, 1936-
Added Title Forty-seven Ronin
ISBN 1595829547

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