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Author Guibert, Emmanuel author.

Title How the world was : a California childhood / Emmanuel Guibert.

Publication Info. New York : First Second, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Graphic Novels    92 Cope,A GUI    Available
 PAS Central Library Graphic Novels    92 COPE,A GUI    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Graphic Novels    92 COPE,A GUI    Available
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Graphic Novels    92 COPE,A GUI    Available
Edition First American Edition.
Description 159 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
text rdacontent
still image rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Translated from the French.
Originally published in French by L'Association as L'enfance d'Alan.
Summary "In How the World Was, cartoonist Emmanuel Guibert revisits the subject of his widely praised graphic biography Alan's War and presents a loving, immersive portrait of the childhood of his dear friend Alan Cope. Cope was born in 1925, when California was still very much the frontier, and life was both simpler and harsher"--Dust jacket flap.
Subject Cope, Alan Ingram, 1925-1999 -- Childhood and youth -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Depressions -- 1929 -- California -- Biography -- Comic books, strips, etc.
California -- Biography -- Comic books, strips, etc.
California -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Added Title Enfance d'Alan. English
ISBN 9781596436640 (pbk.)
1596436646 (pbk.)

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