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Aka. -- Glasgow : John McShane, . -- ill. ; 21 cm. -- Stephen
   Montgomery, editor. -- LIBRARY HAS: no. 7, 10 (1982-1984)
   1. History and criticism of comics--Periodicals. I.
   McShane, John. II. Montgomery, Stephen. Call no.:
   PN6735.A46
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Akademie der Künste (Berlin, Germany)
   "Comic Strips : Exposition à l'Akademie der Kunste Berlin"
   p. 92-94 in Phénix, no. 12 (1er Trimestre 1970). -- Reports
   on an exhibit held Dec. 13 1969 to Feb. 22, 1970 in Berlin.
   -- Call no.: PN6745.P47no.12
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Akademie der Künste (Berlin, Germany)
   Comic Strips : Geschichte, Struktur, Wirkung und
   Verbreitung der Bildergeschichte : Ausstellung in der
   Akadademie der Künste vom 13. Dezember 1969 bis 22. Februar
   1970. -- Wien : Museum des 20. Jahrhunderts, 1970. -- 103
   p. : ill. ; 22 x 30 cm. -- Katalog: Hans Dieter Zimmermann.
   -- Bibliography: p. 102-103. -- Photocopy of original. --
   Also exhibited: Museum des 20. Jahrhunderts, Wien. 3. Juli
   bis 1. Aug. 1970. -- Call no.: PN6705.A5 1970
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Akadô Suzunosuke--Miscellanea.
   Entry (p. 83-84) in The World Encyclopedia of Comics / ed.
   by Maurice Horn (Philadelphia : Chelsea House, 1999) --
   Call no.: PN6710.W6 1999
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Akadô Suzunosuke--Miscellanea.
   Index entry (p. 1255) in Historia de los Comics / J.
   Toutain, J. Coma (Barcelona : Toutain, 1982-1984?) -- Call
   no.: PN6710.H5 1982a
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Akadô Suzunosuke--Miscellanea.
   Index entry (p. 281) in A History of Komiks of the
   Philippines and Other Countries, by Cynthia Roxas & Joaquin
   Arevalo Jr. (Islas Filipinas Pub. Co., 1985). -- Call no.:
   PN6790.P47R6 1985
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Akadô Suzunosuke ("Suzunosuke with the Red Breastplate").
   Index entry (p. 69) in Manga! Manga! : The World of
   Japanese Comics, by Frederik L. Schodt. Updated pbk. ed.
   (Tokyo : Kodansha International, 1986). -- Call no.:
   PN6790.J3S3 1986
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Akadô Suzunosuke--Miscellanea.
   Index entry (p. 72, ill. 72) in The World Encyclopedia of
   Comics, ed. by Maurice Horn (New York : Chelsea House,
   1976). Call no.: PN6710.W6 1976
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Akage no Hitotsu.
   Index entry (p. 484) in The World Encyclopedia of Comics,
   ed. by Maurice Horn (New York : Chelsea House, 1976). Call
   no.: PN6710.W6 1976
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Akahori, Satoru.
   Sorcerer Hunters. Book 1 / by Satoru Akahori & Ray Omishi.
   -- Los Angeles, Calif. : Mixx Entertainment, 2000. -- 190
   p. : ill. ; 21 cm. -- (Mixx Manga) -- Fantasy. -- Call no.:
   PN6790.J33 A34S6 2000
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Akahori, Satoru.
   Sorcerer Hunters. Book 2 / by Satoru Akahori & Ray Omishi.
   -- Los Angeles, Calif. : Mixx Entertainment, 2000. -- 195
   p. : ill. ; 21 cm. -- (Mixx Manga) -- "Premium edition." --
   Fantasy. -- Call no.: PN6790.J33 A34S62 2000
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Akahori, Satoru--Miscellanea.
   Entry (v. 3, p. 762) in Dictionnaire Encyclopédique de
   Héros et Auteurs de BD, by Henri Filippini (Grenoble :
   Glénat, 2000). -- Call no.: PN6707.F5 1998 v.3
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Akahori, Shinobu.
   L'Habitant de l'Infini / Samura ; traduction Shinobu
   Akahori ; lettrage, Martine Segard. -- Paris? : Casterman,
   1997. -- ill. ; 21 cm. -- PN6790.J33S33H314 1997
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Akamatsu, Ken.
   Love Hina / by Ken Akamatsu ; translator, Anita Sengupta.
   -- Los Angeles : Tokyopop, 2002. -- ill. ; 19 cm. --
   Complete in 14 vols. -- LIBRARY HAS: v. 1-14. -- Call no.:
   PN6790.J33 A343L6 2002
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Akamatsu, Ken.
   Negima / Ken Akamatsu ; translated by Douglas Varenas ;
   adapted by Peter David and Kathleen O'Shea David. -- New
   York : Del Rey/Ballantine Books, 2004- . -- ill. ; 19 cm.
   -- Summary (from OCLC): Negi Springfield just graduated
   from magic academy and dreams of becoming a master wizard.
   Instead he is sent to Japan to teach English and forbidden
   to display his magical powers. When Asuna discovers Negi's
   secret, she vows to make his life as difficult as possible.
   -- Fantasy genre. -- Cover title: Negima, Magister Negi
   Magi. -- LIBRARY HAS: v. 1. -- Call no.: PN6790.J33
   A343M313 2004
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Akame Productions.
   The Legend of Kamui : the Island of Sugaru / story and art
   by Sanpei Shirato and Akame Productions. -- San Francisco,
   CA : Viz Communications, 1990. -- ill. ; 21 cm. -- (Viz
   Graphic Novel) -- Translated from the Japanese by Toren
   Smith, Stephen D. Sullivan and Satoru Fujii. -- "First
   published by Shogakukan, Inc., in Japan ... First English
   version coedited and copublished by Eclipse Comics and Viz
   Communications." -- LIBRARY HAS: v. 1-2. -- Call no.:
   PN6790.J34L42 1990
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Akane Shobô.
   Echiketto Jiten / bun Mitsunaga Hisao ; ga Uchiyama Yasuji.
   -- Tôkyô : Akane Shobô, 1986. -- ill. ; 22 cm. -- (Manga de
   Gakushû) -- Educational comic on etiquette for children and
   teenagers. -- Complete in 2 v. -- LIBRARY HAS: v. 1. --
   Call no.: BJ2007.J3M58 1986
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Akanemaru.
   Karma / by Osamu Tezuka ; English translation by Dadakai,
   Jared Cook, Shinji Sakamoto, and Frederik L. Schodt -- San
   Francisco, CA : Viz LLC, 2004. -- 365 p. : ill. ; 21 cm. --
   (Viz Graphic Novel) -- (Phoenix ; v. 4) -- "Editor's
   Choice." -- Summary: "This fourth volume of Osamu Tezuka's
   acclaimed Phoenix saga is set in 8th-century Japan and
   tells the story of two men: the hideously deformed mass
   murderer Gao and the handsome and gifted woodcarver
   Akanemaru." -- Translation of the 5th of 12 Phoenix (Hi no
   tori) stories. -- Science fiction genre. -- Call no.:
   PN6790.J33 T44H50513 2004
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Akasegawa, Genpei.
   Index entry (p. 75) in The World Encyclopedia of Cartoons,
   ed. by Maurice Horn (Detroit : Gale Research, 1980).
   1. Avant garde cartoonists and animators. 2. Cartoon
   series. Call no.: NC1325.W67 1980
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Akatsuka, Fujio, 1935-

Japanese comics artist
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Akatsuka, Fujio, 1935-
   The Genius Bakabon / Fujio Akatsuka. -- Jakarta : PT Elex
   Media Komputindo, Kelompok Gramedia, 2002- . -- ill. ; 17
   cm. -- Translation from Japanese to Indonesian of: Tensai
   Bakabon. -- LIBRARY HAS: v. 1-3.-- Call no.: PN6790.J33
   A345T419 2002
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Akatsuka, Fujio, 1935-
   Ts'ung ming ti sha pa pa : t'ao yen ti ya i sheng /
   Akatsuka Fujio. -- Pei-ching : Chung-kuo hua ch'iao ch'u
   pan kung ssu ch'u pan, 1990. -- 92 p. : ill. ; 28 cm. --
   Chinese version of a Japanese comic.
   1. Chinese comics. 2. Japanese comics. I. Akatsuka, Fujio,
   1935- Call no.: PN6790.C43A3 1990
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Akatsuka, Fujio, 1935- --Miscellanea.
   Entry (p. 8) in Dictionnaire Mondial de la Bande Dessinée,
   by Patrick Gaumer, Claude Moliterni (Paris : Larousse,
   1997). Call no.: PN6707.G39 1997
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Akatsuka, Fujio, 1935- --Miscellanea.
   Entry (p. 84) in The World Encyclopedia of Comics / ed.  by
   Maurice Horn (Philadelphia : Chelsea House, 1999) -- Call
   no.: PN6710.W6 1999
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Akatsuka, Fujio, 1935- --Miscellanea.
   Index entry (p. 1255) in Historia de los Comics / J.
   Toutain, J. Coma (Barcelona : Toutain, 1982-1984?) -- Call
   no.: PN6710.H5 1982a
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Akatsuka, Fujio, 1935- --Miscellanea.
   Index entry (p. 264) in A History of Komiks of the
   Philippines and Other Countries, by Cynthia Roxas & Joaquin
   Arevalo Jr. (Islas Filipinas Pub. Co., 1985). -- Call no.:
   PN6790.P47R6 1985
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Akatsuka, Fujio, 1935- --Miscellanea.
   Index entry (p. 66, 108, 111, 120-121, 151) in Manga!
   Manga! : The World of Japanese Comics, by Frederik L.
   Schodt. Updated pbk. ed. (Tokyo : Kodansha International,
   1986). -- Call no.: PN6790.J3S3 1986
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Akatsuka, Fujio, 1935- --Miscellanea.
   Index entry (p. 559) in The World Encyclopedia of Cartoons,
   ed. by Maurice Horn (Detroit : Gale Research, 1980).
   Call no.: NC1325.W67 1980
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Akatsuka, Fujio, 1935- --Miscellanea.
   Index entry (p. 72-73, 532) in The World Encyclopedia of
   Comics, ed. by Maurice Horn (New York : Chelsea House,
   1976). Call no.: PN6710.W6 1976
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Akbar.
   "The Wicked Kazi" / artwork: A. A. Chitrak. p. 24-29 in
   "Birbal the Just" (Amar Chitra Katha, no. 87 (1981
   printing)). -- "In the days of Akbar, the people had
   respect for Kazis, for they were the officials appointed by
   the emperor to settle disputes. But the Kazi of Delhi was a
   dishonest man." -- Call no.: PN6790 .I54A5no.87
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Akbar and Jeff

Gay characters in the newspaper strip Life in Hell
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Akbar and Jeff.
   "The Big Book of Voodoo Curses"* (Life in Hell, Aug. 7-13,
   1997) / by Matt Groening. -- Undated strip; date is that of
   publication in Now (Toronto, Ont.). -- Key words: Akbar and
   Jeff, self-improvement books, happiness, fitness,
   spirituality, reducing diets, wealth, affirmation, misery,
   noses. -- Call no.: PN6726f.B55 "Self Improvement"
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Akbar and Jeff.
   "I Got Tested Today"* (Life in Hell) / by Matt Groening. --
   Reprinted in Gay Community News, v. 17, no. 17 (Nov. 5-11,
   1989) -- Key words: AIDS testing, Akbar & Jeff, couches.
   Call no.: oversize HQ75.G25v.17no.17
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Akbar and Jeff.
   "It's Amazing How Much Human Emotion Can Be Packed Into
   Such Unassuming Headgear!"* (Zippy, Dec. 3, 1993) / Griffy.
   -- Summary: Akbar and Jeff have sneaked into the strip and
   put fezes on the heads of Zippy and Griffy. -- Call no.:
   PN6726 f.B55 "Groening"
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Akbar and Jeff.
   "Just Little Weird Characters : in an exclusive interview,
   Akbar & Jeff creator Matt Groening talks about one of the
   first gay male couples in comicdom" p. 8 in Gay Community
   News, v. 17, no. 17 (Nov. 5-11, 1989)
   1. Groening, Matt--Interviews. k. Gay men in comic books,
   strips, etc. k. Akbar & Jeff. I. Wittke, Christopher. Call
   no.: oversize HQ75.G25v.17no.17
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Akbar and Jeff.
   "Two Gay Dorks in Fezzes" / by Cruse. p. 40 in Gay Comix,
   no. 14 (Winter 1991) -- Parody of Akbar and Jeff.
   I. Cruse, Howard. k. Gay Dorks in Fezzes. k. Dorks in
   Fezzes. k. Fezzes. k. Akbar and Jeff. k. Life in Hell. Call
   no.: PN6728.45.K5G3no.14
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Akbar and Jeff--Articles About.
   "Groening Against the Grain : Maverick Cartoonist Matt
   Groening Draws in Readers with Gay Characters Akbar and
   Jeff" / by Doug Sadownick. p. 30-35 in The Advocate, no.
   571 (Feb. 26, 1991). -- Includes sample cartoons and
   photograph of Groening. -- Cover title: "A Life in Hell
   Valentine: Cartoonist Matt Groening Outs Akbar and Jeff."
   -- Call no.: HQ76.8.U5A63no.571
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Akbar & Jeff's Guide to Life : a cartoon book / by Matt
   Groening. -- New York : Pantheon Books, 1989. -- 1 v. :
   ill. ; 23 cm. -- Collection of the comic strip Life in
   Hell.
   I. Groening, Matt. II. Life in Hell. Call no.:
   PN6728.L49A45 1989
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Akbar & Jeff's Guide to Life--Reviews.
   "From Subtext to Fez-Tops : Christopher Wittke follows the
   trail from Batman and Robin to Akbar & Jeff" p. 8, 10 in
   Gay Community News, v. 17, no. 17 (Nov. 5-11, 1989)
   k. Gay men in comic books, strips, etc. k. Groening,
   Matt--Miscellanea. k. Akbar & Jeff's Guide to
   Life--Reviews. I. Wittke, Christopher. Call no.: oversize
   HQ75.G25v.17no.17
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"Akbar the Great" / script, Kamala Chandrakant ;
   illustrations, Ram Waeerkar. p. 29-31 in "Birbal the Witty"
   (Amar Chitra Katha, no. 152 (1979 printing)). -- Call no.:
   PN6790 .I54A5no.152
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"Akbar the Hunter."
   "The Quick-Witted Birbal" / script, Margie Sastry ;
   artworks, Ram Waeerkar. 32 p. in Amar Chitra Katha, no. 602
   (1991, 1997 printing). -- Contents: "Yakin Shah" 6 p. ;
   "The Wax Prince" 3 p. ; "The Lime-Licking Servant" 4 p. ;
   "Birbal Turns Detective" 4 p. ; "Birbal's Dark Secret" 2 p.
   ; "Akbar the Hunter" 2 p. ; "Who is Greater?" 1 p. ; "The
   Field of Pearls" 6 p. ; "The Three Questions" /
   illustrations, Bapu Patil. 4 p. -- Call no.: PN6790
   .I54A5no.602
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Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926.
   "Carl Akeley : the Man Who Brought Africa to America" / by
   Rita G. Brady ; illustrated by Lloyd Ostendorf. p. 43-47 in
   Treasure Chest of Fun and Fact, v. 27, no. 5 (Apr. 1972).
   -- Akeley was a taxidermist and museum professional. --
   Call no.: PN6728.1.P43T7v.27no.5
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Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926.
   "El Gorila"* 1 p. fact feature in Daniel Boone, no. 20
   (Jan. 1959) ; and in Valor del Oeste, no. 33 (Nov. 1958).
   -- Begins: "Quizás no haya quien se terrorizar a tanto de
   un gorila como el marinero que le arrojó ácido a la cara
   del famoso Gargantúa." -- Mentions Carl Akeley. -- Inside
   back cover. -- Call no.: PN6790.M44D27no.20
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Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926.
   "Jungle Adventurer" (Carl Akeley) 6 p. in Real Heroes, no.
   10 (Summer 1943) -- Begins: "Carl Akeley ventured into
   darkest Africa to study the wild life of that continent. As
   a result of his daring exploits, wonderful models of
   African animals can be seen in many American museums
   today."
   k. Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926. k. Darkest Africa. k.
   Africa. k. Wildlife. k. Museums. Call no.: Film 15791 r.298
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Akeley, Jeffrey.
   "The Invasion of England"* (Phantom Falcons) / art: Leonard
   Frank. 7 p. in Wings Comics, no. 9 (May 1941). --
   Introduction of Jeffrey [Akeley?] (Akeley's uncle). -- Data
   from Lou Mougin via The Grand Comics Database Project. --
   Call no.: PN6728.1.F5W5m no.9
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Akely.
   "The Coming of the Phantom Falcons"* (Phantom Falcons) /
   art: R. A. Burley. 7 p. in Wings Comics, no. 1 (Sept.
   1940). -- Introduction and origin of The Phantom Falcons
   (Tom Slade, Jerry McGuire, Dale, Parker, Akely), Mr. Davis
   and Elsie Davis (his daughter); villains are The Nazis. --
   Data from Lou Mougin via The Grand Comics Database Project.
   -- Call no.: PN6728.1.F5W5m no.1
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Akemi.
   Kabuki : Skin Deep / created by David Mack, writer, artist,
   letterer, designer ; Connie Jiang, editor ; Akemi,
   letterer. -- Fullerton, CA : Image Comics, 1998. -- 1 v. :
   col. ill. ; ; 27 cm. -- Introduction by Alex Ross. -- Call
   no.: PN6727.M275K34 1998
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Akemi.
   Sandra Chang's Akemi : also presenting Adam Defelice's
   Starkstrom. -- Los Angeles, CA : Buccaneer Books, 1995?. --
   8 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm. -- (Buccaneer Books Sneak
   Preview) -- Akemi: "A futuristic multilevel city solves its
   population explosion through an unjust caste system. Akemi,
   born of the worker class, must live her life in poverty.
   Desiring creative freedom, she unwittingly becomes involved
   with a band of deviants plotting a revolution." --
   Starkstrom: "In the near future, multinational
   conglomerates control global affairs through corporate
   espionage and assassination. Major Dalin Cross heads the
   Starkstrom Black Ops unit until his team is wiped out by
   the new state of the art, Cyber Ninja Squad." -- Call no.:
   PN6727.C427 A4 1995
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Akerbladh, Alexander, 1886- --Miscellanea.
   Entry (p. 1-2) in Dictionary of British Comic Artists,
   Writers, and Editors, by Alan Clark (London : The British
   Library, 1998). -- Call no.: PN6735.C513 1998
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Akerbladh, Alexander, 1886- --Miscellanea.
   Entry (v. 2, p. 705) in Dictionnaire Encyclopédique de
   Héros et Auteurs de BD, by Henri Filippini (Grenoble :
   Glénat, 1998). -- Call no.: PN6707.F5 1998 v.2
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Akers, Paul.
   "The Firing Line" p. 4 in Blazing Combat, no. 4 (July
   1966). -- Letters to the editor from David Licht, Don
   Markstein, Paul Akers, Dave Mulligan, Dan Botimer, Ed
   Lahmann, and Doug Braman. -- Call no.: PN6728.3.W3B55no.4
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"Akesegawa Genpei's The Sakura Illustrated : When the Good Old
   Man Makes a Dead Tree Flower and the Bad Old Man Throws a
   Fire Bomb" / Reiko Tomii. p. 209-223 in International
   Journal of Comic Art, v. 4, no. 2 (Fall 2002). -- Call no.:
   PN6700.I54v.4no.2
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Akhtar le Scribe.
   Entry (v. 1, p. 176) in Dictionnaire Encyclopédique de
   Héros et Auteurs de BD, by Henri Filippini (Grenoble :
   Glénat, 1998). -- Call no.: PN6707.F5 1998 v.1
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Akhtayew, Vasiliy.
   "Do You Know?" / Mario De Marco. p. 34 in Treasure Chest of
   Fun and Fact, v. 27, no. 5 (Apr. 1972). -- Sports facts
   about Len Dawson (football), Bob Beamon (broad jump),
   Vasiliy Akhtayew (basketball), and Anton J. Geesink (judo).
   -- Call no.: PN6728.1.P43T7v.27no.5
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Aki, Ryuzan.
   Index entry (p. 75) in The World Encyclopedia of Cartoons,
   ed. by Maurice Horn (Detroit : Gale Research, 1980).
   1. Black humor. 2. Cartoon series. Call no.: NC1325.W67
   1980
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Aki-Rema.
   "Treachery in Tibet" (Spy Smasher) 5 p. in Whiz Comics, no.
   72 (Mar. 1946) -- Title from contents page. -- Splash page
   title: Spy Smasher Battles Treachery in Tibet. -- SUMMARY:
   Aki-Rema, a little kingdom in Tibet, has strategic
   importance in the war against the Japanese; disguised as a
   dead holy man a Japanese spy convinces the Tibetans to
   collaborate. -- Data from Lou Mougin of Grand Comic-Book
   Database.
   I. Spy Smasher. II. Spy Smasher Battles Treachery in Tibet.
   k. Tibet. k. Aki-Rema. k. Strategic importance. k. Japanese
   spies. k. Dead holy men. k. Holy men. k. Collaboration.
   Call no.: Film 15791, r.58
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Aki Shobo.
   Manga hihyo sengen / Yonezawa Yoshihiro hen. -- Tokyo : Aki
   Shobo, 1987. -- 199, 34 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. -- Includes
   bibliographical references.
   1. Japanese comics--History and criticism. I. Yonezawa,
   Yoshihiro, 1953- II. Aki Shobo. Call no.: PN6790.J3M36 1987
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Akida Shoten.
   Yakekuso Tenshi / Azuma Hideo chosha. -- Tokyo : Akida
   Shoten, 1986. -- 2 v. : ill. ; 22 cm. -- (Playcomic Series
   Special) -- LIBRARY HAS: v. 1-2.
   1. Japanese comics. I. Azuma, Hideo. II. Series. III. Akida
   Shoten. Call no.: PN6790.J33A9Y2 1986
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Akihiro Yamada's Lost Continent / art and story by Akihiro
   Yamada ; translated by Alan Gleason and Toren Smith ;
   lettered and retouched by Tom Orzechowski ; edited by Greg
   S. Baisden. -- Forestville, Calif. : Eclipse International,
   1990-1991. -- ill. ; 26 cm. -- Originally published: The
   Last Continent (Tokyo: Sanseisha). -- Complete in 6 books.
   -- Genre: Science fiction. -- LIBRARY HAS: bk. 1-4, 6. --
   Call no.: PN6790.J33Y14L613 1990
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Akiko

Fantasy series by Mark Crilley
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Akiko. -- Stanhope, NJ : Sirius Entertainment, 1996- . -- ill.
   ; 26 cm. -- Began with no. 1 (Mar. 1996) -- LIBRARY HAS:
   no. 1-4 (1996)
   1. Fantasy comics. I. Sirius Entertainment. Call no.:
   PN6728.6.S5A36
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Akiko / story & art, Mark Crilley. -- Stanhope, NJ : Sirius
   Entertainment Inc., 1997- . -- ill. ; 26 cm. -- CONTENTS:
   v. 1. Menace of Alia Rellapor. -- Vol. 1 contains the first
   seven issues of the monthly Akiko series. -- Genres: Funny
   kid, science fiction. -- LIBRARY HAS: v. 1. -- Call no.:
   PN6727.C69A5 1997
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Akiko--Reviews.
   "The Agony and the Ecstasy : Sirius Entertainment, Inc." /
   Larry Rodman. p. 28-32 in The Comics Journal, no. 224 (June
   2000). -- (Reviews) -- Reviews "Akiko, Animal Mystic,
   Artisia, Captain Freebird, Chi-Chian, Crypt of Dawn, Empty
   Zone, Mosaic, Poe, Poison Elves, Scary Godmother, etc." --
   -- Call no.: PN6700.C62no.224
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Akiko--Reviews.
   "Hit List" p. 126-127 in The Comics Journal, no. 191 (Nov.
   1996) -- Brief reviews of: The Jack Kirby Collector,
   American Splendor Presents Bob & Harv's Comics, Eye of the
   Beholder, Yikes #5, Rollerderby the Book, and Akiko. --
   Call no.: PN6700.C62no.191
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Akiko on the Planet Smoo. -- Stanhope, NJ : Sirius
   Entertainment, 1995- . -- ill. ; 26 cm. -- Began with v. 1,
   no. 1 (Dec. 1995) -- LIBRARY HAS: v. 1, no. 1.
   1. Fantasy comics. I. The Planet Smoo. II. Sirius
   Entertainment. k. Smoo. Call no.: PN6728.6.S5A37
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Akiko on the Planet Smoo / written and illustrated by Mark
   Crilley. -- New York : Delacorte Press, 2000. -- 162 p. :
   ill. ; 22 cm. -- Summary: Ten-year-old Akiko is whisked
   away to a distant planet and put in charge of the rescue
   mission searching for the kidnapped Prince Froptoppit. --
   Illustrated children's book. -- Call no.: PS3553.R515A45
   2000
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Akiko on the Planet Smoo. -- Color edition. -- Dover, N.J. :
   Sirius Entertainment, 2000- . -- col. ill. ; 26 cm. --
   Began with v. 1, no. 1 (Feb. 2000). -- Fantasy genre. --
   LIBRARY HAS: v. 1, no. 1. -- Call no.: PN6728.7.S5A35
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Akim.
   "The Blood of the Rango"* (Auro, Lord of Jupiter) / art:
   Graham Ingels? 6 p. in Planet Comics, no. 60 (May 1949). --
   Appearance of Dr. Tor; villains are Akim and Sala. --
   Summary: Auro gains power to transform into a Rango (a
   monster) and returns to Jupiter. -- Data from Lou Mougin
   via the Grand Comics Database Project. -- Call no.:
   PN6728.1.F5P55m no.60
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Akim.
   "Carnival of Chaos"* (Auro, Lord of Jupiter) / art: Graham
   Ingels? 6 p. in Planet Comics, no. 59 (Mar. 1949). --
   Villains Sala and Akim are introduced; introduction of
   Zarixa and Dr. Tor. -- Data from Lou Mougin via the Grand
   Comics Database Project. -- Call no.: PN6728.1.F5P55m no.59
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Akim. -- La Membrolle : Editions Mon Journal, . -- ill. ; 18
   cm. -- (Mon Journal) -- Jungle adventure. -- LIBRARY HAS:
   no. 61-63 (1999). -- Call no.: PN6748.A43
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Akim

Italian jungle adventure series popular in both French and German translation, and eventually continued with new material in both French and German
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Akim : Die Diamanten des Dschungels. -- Schonau : N. Hethke,
   1979. -- 32 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm. -- (Comic Nostalgia
   Reihe. Sonderband) -- Title from cover. -- Facsimile of an
   earlier printing.
   1. Jungle adventure comics. I. Die Diamanten des
   Dschungels. II. Series. a. German comics. Call no.:
   PN6758.A37D5 1979
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Akim ; Nr. 9
   Der Dschungel in Flammen. -- Schonau : N. Hethke, 1993. --
   32 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm. -- (Akim, der Sohn des
   Dschungels ; Nr. 9) -- Facsimile of an earlier printing. --
   Jungle adventure genre. -- Call no.: PN6758.A37D75 1993
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Akim ; Nr. 145
   Jagd oder Tod. -- Hannover : Lehning Verlag, 195? -- 32 p.
   : ill. ; 8 x 17 cm. -- (Akim ; Nr. 145) -- "Akim neue
   Abenteuer". -- Call no.: PN6758.A37J3 1950z
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Akim ; Nr. 194
   Der Raub. -- Berlin-Lichterfelde West : Druckhaus
   Lichterfelde, 195-? -- 32 p. : ill. ; 8 x 17 cm. -- (Akim ;
   Nr. 194) -- "Akim neue Abenteuer". -- Call no.:
   PN6758.A37R3 1950z
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Akim ; Nr. 196
   Die Zeit drängt. -- Berlin-Lichterfelde West : Druckhaus
   Lichterfelde, 195-?  -- 32 p. : ill. ; 8 x 17 cm. -- (Akim
   ; Nr. 196) -- "Akim neue Abenteuer". -- Genre: Jungle
   adventure. -- Call no.: PN6758.A37Z4 1950z
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Akim--Miscellanea.
   Entry (v. 2, p. 371-372) in Dictionnaire Encyclopédique de
   Héros et Auteurs de BD, by Henri Filippini (Grenoble :
   Glénat, 1998). -- Entry for an Italian jungle adventure
   series starting in 1950, and popular in France. -- Call
   no.: PN6707.F5 1998 v.2
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Akim--Miscellanea.
   Entry (p. 8) in Dictionnaire Mondial de la Bande Dessinée,
   by Patrick Gaumer, Claude Moliterni (Paris : Larousse,
   1997). Call no.: PN6707.G39 1997
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Akim--Miscellanea.
   Entry (p. 20-21) in I Grandi Eroi del Fumetto, by Franco
   Fossati (Roma : Gremese Editore, 1990). -- Call no.:
   PN6707.F6 1990
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Akim--Miscellanea.
   Entry (p. 33) in Das grosse Comic-Lexikon, by Marcel Feige
   (Berlin: Lexikon Imprint Verlag, 2001). -- Entry for an
   Italian jungle adventure series staring in 1950 and popular
   in Germany, later continued by German creator Hansrudi
   Wäscher. -- Call no.: PN6707.F48 2001
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Akim--Miscellanea.
   Entry (p. 84-85) in The World Encyclopedia of Comics / ed.
   by Maurice Horn (Philadelphia : Chelsea House, 1999) --
   Call no.: PN6710.W6 1999
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Akim--Miscellanea.
   Index entry (p. 227) in Comics, vom Massenblatt ins
   multimediale Abenteuer, by Andreas C. Knigge (Reinbeck bei
   Hamburg : Rowohlt, 1996). -- Call no.: PN6710.K53 1996
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Akim--Miscellanea.
   Index entry (p. 614, 615, 1286) in Historia de los Comics /
   J. Toutain, J. Coma (Barcelona : Toutain, 1982-1984?) --
   Call no.: PN6710.H5 1982a
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Akim--Miscellanea.
   Index entry (p. 235-236, 279) in A History of Komiks of the
   Philippines and Other Countries, by Cynthia Roxas & Joaquin
   Arevalo Jr. (Islas Filipinas Pub. Co., 1985). -- Call no.:
   PN6790.P47R6 1985
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Akim--Miscellanea.
   Index entry (p. 73, ill. 73) in The World Encyclopedia of
   Comics, ed. by Maurice Horn (New York : Chelsea House,
   1976). Call no.: PN6710.W6 1976
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Akim, Held des Dschungels. -- Hannover : Walter Lehning
   Verlag, 1958-1959. -- col. ill. ; 24 cm. -- Published Bd. 1
   (März 1958) - Bd. 40 (Okt. 1959), cf. Allgemeiner Deutscher
   Comic Preiskatalog, 2001. -- LIBRARY HAS: Bd. 28 (1959?) --
   Call no.: PN6758.A37
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Akim, Sohn des Dschungels.
   Index entry (p. 102, 120) in Pulp Demons: International
   Dimensions of the Postwar Anti-Comics Campaign, ed. by John
   A. Lent (Madison, N.J. : Fairleigh Dickinson University
   Press, 1999). -- Call no.: PN6710.P85 1999
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Akim, Sohn des Dschungels.
   Index entry (p. 659) in The World Encyclopedia of Comics,
   ed. by Maurice Horn (New York : Chelsea House, 1976). Call
   no.: PN6710.W6 1976
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Akimi, Yoshida.
   Banana Fish / story and art by Yoshida Akimi ;
   translation/adaptation by Matt Thorn. -- San Francisco,
   Calif. : Viz, 1998- . -- ill. ; 21 cm. -- -- Collected from
   the magazine Pulp. -- (Pulp Graphic Novel) -- LIBRARY HAS:
   v. 2-3. -- Call no.: PN6790.J33 A35B3 1998
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Akimo, Alex.
   "The Alex Akimo Affair"* (ZX-5 Spies in Action) / art: Bob
   Powell (Major Thorpe) ; script: Bob Powell? 7 p. in Jumbo
   Comics, no. 9 (Aug./Sept. 1939). -- Data from Lou Mougin
   via The Grand Comics Database Project. -- Call no.: Film
   15791r.187
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Akimoto, Nami.
   Miracle Girls / by Nami Akimoto. -- Los Angeles : Tokyopop,
   2001-2003. -- ill. ; 17 cm. -- Complete in 9 vols. --
   "Identical twins Toni and Mika have a secret, they psychic
   powers! They can communicate with each other
   telepathically, and when they're together, they can
   teleport. When tom-boy Toni switches places with brainy
   Mika, comic and romantic mishaps ensue. Mika's creepy
   science teacher, Mr. K, is onto their secret and follows
   them around with a camera trying to get proof." -- LIBRARY
   HAS: v. 1-3. -- Call no.: PN6790.J33 A37M5 2001
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Akimoto, Osamu--Miscellanea.
   Entry (v. 3, p. 762) in Dictionnaire Encyclopédique de
   Héros et Auteurs de BD, by Henri Filippini (Grenoble :
   Glénat, 2000). -- Call no.: PN6707.F5 1998 v.3
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Akin,
   "The Anteaters Have Eaten All the Ants!"* (Fluff, Oct. 14,
   1998) / Paley-Akin. -- Summary: Checkers' Ark is ready to
   sail. -- Call no.: PN6726 f.B55 "Noah"
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Akin,
   "I Didn't Have Any Atoms, So I Used Flour"* (Fluff, Aug.
   21, 1998) / Paley-Akin. -- Summary: Checkers tests his
   atomic bomb, and everything turns white. -- Call no.:
   PN6726 f.B55 "atomic bombs"
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Akin,
   "Can You Help, Sasha?"* (Fluff, Aug. 19, 1998) /
   Paley-Akin. -- Summary: Checkers is pulling the atomic
   bomb, and Sasha, on a dogsled towards the North Pole. --
   Call no.: PN6726 f.B55 "atomic bombs"
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Akin,
   "Here, Try Something with Spots!"* (Fluff, May 27, 1998) /
   Paley-Akin. -- Summary: To hide out after escaping from the
   zoo, the zebra needs to get out of the prisoner outfit. --
   Call no.: PN6726 f.B55 "zebras"
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Akin,
   "I'm Building an Atomic Bomb"* (Fluff, Aug. 17, 1998) /
   Paley-Akin. -- Summary: Checkers has thought of a way to
   protect himself from that mean dog. -- Call no.: PN6726
   f.B55 "atomic bombs"
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Akin, Ian.
   Starriors / writer, Louise Simonson ; penciller, Michael
   Chen ; inkers, Akin & Garvey. -- New York : Marvel Comics
   Group, 1984-1985. -- col. ill. ; 26 cm. -- Complete in 4
   nos. -- LIBRARY HAS: no. 1-4.
   1. Science fiction comic books, strips, etc. 2. Robot
   comics. I. Simonson, Louise. II. Chen, Michael. III. Akin,
   Ian. IV. Garvey, Brian. Call no.: PN6728.5.M3S757 1984
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Akin, Ian.
   "The Survivor" (Haunt of Horror) / by Marc DeMatteis, Jeff
   Isherwood, Ian Akin and Brian Garvey. p. 30-38 in Bizarre
   Adventures, no. 33 (Dec. 1982). -- Call no.:
   PN6728.4.M3M337no.33
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Akin, Ian.
   Transformers Universe / by Bob Budiansky, Ian Akin and
   Brian Garvey. -- New York : Marvel Comics, 1987. 128 p. :
   col. ill. ; 26 cm. -- "Vol. 1."
   1. Robot comics--Dictionaries, encyclopedias, etc. I.
   Budiansky, Bob. II. Akin, Ian. III. Garvey, Brian. Call
   no.: PN6725.M3T7 1987
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Akin, Ian--Miscellanea.
   Entry (v. 3, p. 762) in Dictionnaire Encyclopédique de
   Héros et Auteurs de BD, by Henri Filippini (Grenoble :
   Glénat, 2000). -- Call no.: PN6707.F5 1998 v.3
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Akin, James.
   Index entry (p. 113, ill. 114) in Comic Art in America, by
   Stephen D. Becker (New York : Simon and Schuster, 1959).
   Call no.: NC1420.B4
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Akin, James.
   Index entry (p. 51, 52, 54, 79, 97, 135, 136, 138, 139,
   141, 238) in A History of American Graphic Humor, v. 1
   (1747-1865), by William Murrell (New York : Whitney Museum
   of American Art, 1933). -- Call no.: NC1420.M8v.1
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Akin, Linda.
   Index entry (p. 18) in Kitchen Sink Press, the First 25
   Years / by Dave Schreiner (Northhampton, Mass. : Kitchen
   Sink Press, 1994) Call no.: Z473.K59S37 1994
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Akins, Mal.
   "Chain Mail" p. 73 in Heavy Metal, v. 7, no. 9 (Dec. 1983).
   -- Letters to the editor from Charles Lai, Alex Weilgart,
   Janwillem Van de Wetering, Dave Rohde, Pete Thompson and
   Mal Akins. -- Call no.: PN6728.H43v.7no.9
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Akins, Tony.
   Aliens : Colonial Marines / Warner, Akins, Guinan. --
   Milwaukie, Ore. : Dark Horse Comics, 1993-1994. -- col.
   ill. ; 26 cm. -- To be complete in 12 nos. per no. 1; July
   1994 issue is "no. 10 of 10". -- Science fiction genre. --
   LIBRARY HAS: no. 1-10. -- Call no.: PN6728.6.D34A32 1993
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Akins, Tony.
   Cenotaph. -- Chicago, Ill. : Arpad Publishing, 1995- . --
   ill. ; 26 cm. -- Began with no. 1 (Mar. 1995) -- Other
   title: Tony Akins' Cenotaph. -- "Northstar Press." --
   LIBRARY HAS: no. 1.
   1. Science fiction comic books, strips, etc. 2. Horror
   comic books, strips, etc. I. Akins, Tony. II. Tony Akins'
   Cenotaph. III. Arpad Publishing. IV. Northstar Press. Call
   no.: PN6728.6.A75C4
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Akins, Tony.
   Contribution (p. 71) to Born to be Wild (Forestville, CA :
   Eclipse Books, 1991) -- Benefit book for People for the
   Ethical Treatment of Animals. -- Call no.: HV4712.B6 1991
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Akira.
   Forbidden Dance. v. 1 / written and illustrated by Hinako
   Ashihara. -- Los Angeles : Tokyopop, 2003. -- 1 v. : ill. ;
   19 cm. -- "100% authentic manga". -- Summary: "When a young
   girl named Aya loses her confidence to dance, she fears
   she'll never set foot on the stage again. But then she sees
   Akira and the COOL ballet troupe perform, and everything
   changes. Akira inspires her to pursue her dream and dance
   again. Soon, her primary goal is to join the COOL ballet
   troupe. She's never wanted anything more in her life!
   There's only one problem: COOL is an all-male dance troupe,
   and Aya is 100% female. But so what if she's missing a Y
   chromosome? Aya's got spunk, skill and passion, and in the
   end she hopes that her undying determination will help her
   beat the odds." -- PN6790.J33 A83F601 2003
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Akira.
   Forbidden Dance. v. 3 / written and illustrated by Hinako
   Ashihara. -- Los Angeles : Tokyopop, 2004. -- 183 p. : ill.
   ; 19 cm. -- Summary: "Aya was thrilled to dance in place of
   world-famous ballerina Diana Roberts, but her joy is
   overshadowed when Aya learns that Akira and Diana have a
   long history together. Is it romantic or professional, or
   both? Meanwhile, COOL needs to find a sponsor for the
   upcoming anniversary show, so Aya and Akira approach a
   wealthy yet demanding businessman. He agrees to contribute
   on one condition, but it's a condition that Aya doesn't
   agree with. Will Akira put Aya's feelings first? Just when
   Aya thinks she has things figured out, Akira announces he's
   taking Diana back to London. Aya is slowly learning that
   succeeding in the world of dance takes more than just
   talent, much more." -- Call no.: PN6790.J33 A83F603 2004
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Akira.
   Forbidden Dance. v. 4 / written and illustrated by Hinako
   Ashihira ; translator, Takae Brewer ; English adaptation,
   Tisha Ford. -- Los Angeles, CA. : Tokyopop, 2004. -- 192 p.
   : ill. ; 19 cm. -- Printed "manga style" in the authentic
   Japanese right-to-left format. -- Originally published in
   Japan in 1999 by Shogakukan, Inc. -- Summary: "Aya is more
   confident than ever now that she belongs in the formerly
   all-male dance troupe COOL, founded and run by Akira, the
   boy she's falling in love with. But COOL is at a pivotal
   time. Their anniversary show is just days away and Akira's
   run off to London after Diana Roberts! What will COOL do if
   their leader fails to return by curtain time? Aya has a
   plan to save the day, one that's likely to make their
   financial benefactor very, very angry." -- Call no.:
   PN6790.J33 A83F604 2004
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Akira.
   "Just Refer To Me as Akira, Lord of the Mosh Pit"* (Free
   for All, Mar. 18, 1999) / by Brett Merhar. -- Summary: Clay
   (whose last name is here given as Zeeman), is wearing an
   exoskeleton to the Korn concert. -- Call no.: PN6726 f.B55
   "exoskeletons"
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Akira

Science fiction story by Katsuhiro Otomo
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Akira / chosha Otomo Katsuhiro. -- Tokyo : Kodansha, 1984- .
   -- ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm. -- (KC Deluxe) -- Summaries in
   English, Chinese, Korean and Russian inside dust jacket. --
   LIBRARY HAS: v. 1-5.
   1. Science fiction comic books, strips, etc. I. Otomo,
   Katsuhiro. II. Series. a. Japanese comics. Call no.:
   PN6790.J34A4
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Akira. -- New York : Epic Comics, 1988- . -- col. ill. ; 26
   cm. -- (Epic Comics) -- By Otomo Katsuhiro. -- Translated
   from the Japanese. -- Science fiction genre. -- LIBRARY
   HAS: no. 1-14, 20-22, 24, 26-33 (1988-1992). -- Call no.:
   PN6790.J34A413
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Akira / by Katsuhiro Otomo. -- New York : Epic Comics, 1990- .
   -- col. ill. ; 26 cm. -- (Akira Collection) -- LIBRARY HAS:
   v.  1-7, 10 (1990-1993)
   1. Science fiction comic books, strips, etc. 2. Japanese
   comics. I. Otomo, Katsuhiro, 1954- II. Series. III. Epic
   Comics. Call no.: PN6790.J34A413 1990
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Akira / by Katsuhiro Otomo. -- Anaheim, CA : Graphitti
   Designs, 1990- . -- Limited hardcover ed. -- col. ill. ; 26
   cm. -- LIBRARY HAS: v. 1-3. -- Call no.: PN6790.J34A413
   1990b
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Akira / Katsuhiro Otomo. -- Grenoble, France : Editions
   Glénat, 1990- . -- col. ill. ; 29 cm. -- Presents the Akira
   story in French in bi-monthly installments. -- Other title:
   Akira Magazine. -- Science fiction genre. -- LIBRARY HAS:
   t. 1. -- Call no.: PN6790.J34A415 1990
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Akira / Katsuhiro Otomo ; translation and English-language
   adaptation, Yoko Umezawa, Linda M. York, and Jo Duffy. --
   Milwaukie, OR : Dark Horse Comics, 2000- . -- ill. ; 26 cm.
   -- Science fiction. -- LIBRARY HAS: v. 4-6. -- Call no.:
   PN6790.J34A413 2000
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"Akira : Histoire d'un Lancement" / Jean-Claude Jennequin. p.
   82-83 in Les Cahiers de la Bande Dessinée, no. 89 (June
   1990). -- (Actualités) -- Article on the publication of
   Akira in France. -- Call no.: PN6745.S37no.89
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Akira.
   The Art of Akira. vol. 1 / edited by Carl Macek. -- Chicago
   : Streamline Pictures, 1991? -- 48 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
   1. Otomo, Katsuhiro. 2. Akira. I. Otomo, Katsuhiro. II.
   Macek, Carl. Call no.: PN6790.J34A42 1991
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Akira. French.
   Akira / Katsuhiro Otomo. -- Grenoble, France : Editions
   Glénat, 1990- . -- col. ill. ; 29 cm. -- Presents the Akira
   story in French in bi-monthly installments. -- Other title:
   Akira Magazine. -- Science fiction genre. -- LIBRARY HAS:
   t. 1. -- Call no.: PN6790.J34A415 1990
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Akira--Articles About.
   "Actualités" p. 78-83 in Les Cahiers de la Bande Dessinée,
   no. 89 (June 1990). -- Short articles on Akira: "Akira
   Basnzai!" ; "Akira: Histoire d'un Lancement." -- Call no.:
   PN6745.S37no.89
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Akira--Articles About.
   "Akira, Postmodernism, and Resistance" / Isolde Standish.
   p. 56-74 in The Worlds of Japanese Popular Culture (New
   York : Cambridge University Press, 1998). -- Discussion of
   the film by Katsuhiro Otomo. -- Includes bibliographical
   references. -- Call no.: DS822.5.W67 1998
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Akira--Articles About.
   Comic Book Movies / David Hughes. -- London : Virgin Books,
   2003. -- 296 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm. -- (Virgin
   Film) -- Includes indexes. -- Contents: Introduction ;
   Superman: the Movie (1978) ; Akira (1988) ; Batman (1989) ;
   Dick Tracy (1990) ; Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990) ;
   The Crow (1994) ; Ghost in the Shell (1995) ; Judge Dredd
   (1995) ; The Phantom (1996) ; Men in Black (1997) ; Spawn
   (1997) ; Blade (1998) ; Mystery Men (1999) ; X-Men (2000) ;
   From Hell (2001) ; Ghost World (2001) ; Road to Perdition
   (2002) ; Spider-Man (2002) ; Daredevil (2003) ; Hulk
   (2003). -- Call no.: PN1995.9.C36H83 2003
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Akira--Miscellanea.
   "Akira" / John Grant. Entry (p. 15) in The Encyclopedia of
   Fantasy, ed. by John Clute and John Grant (New York : St.
   Martin's Press, 1997). -- Call no.: PN3435.E53 1997
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Akira--Miscellanea.
   Entry (p. 10) in Comics Between the Panels / Steve Duin,
   Mike Richardson (Milwaukie, OR : Dark Horse Comics, 1998)
   -- Call no.: PN6707.D8 1998
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Akira--Miscellanea.
   Entry (p. 53) in Diccionario Básico del Cómic, by Federico
   López Socasau (Madrid : Acento Editorial, 1998). -- Call
   no.: PN6707.L6 1998
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Akira--Miscellanea.
   Entry (v. 3, p. 688) in Dictionnaire Encyclopédique de
   Héros et Auteurs de BD, by Henri Filippini (Grenoble :
   Glénat, 2000). -- Call no.: PN6707.F5 1998 v.3
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Akira--Miscellanea.
   Entry (p. 33-34) in Das grosse Comic-Lexikon, by Marcel
   Feige (Berlin: Lexikon Imprint Verlag, 2001). -- Call no.:
   PN6707.F48 2001
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Akira--Miscellanea.
   Entry (p. 13-14) in The Slings and Arrows Comic Guide,
   Frank Plowright, ed. (London : Aurum Press, 1997). --
   "Reviews and analyses." -- Call no.: PN6707.S55 1997
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Akira--Miscellanea.
   Index entry (p. 104, 206; the movie, 206, 218, 285) in
   Adult Comics : an Introduction / by Roger Sabin (London :
   Routledge, 1993). Call no.: PN6710.S23 1993
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Akira--Miscellanea.
   Index entry (p. 230-231) in Comics, Comix & Graphic Novels,
   by Roger Sabin (London : Phaidon, 1996). Call no.:
   PN6710.S24 1996
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Akira--Miscellanea.
   Index entry (p. 248, 250, 252) in Comics, vom Massenblatt
   ins multimediale Abenteuer, by Andreas C. Knigge (Reinbeck
   bei Hamburg : Rowohlt, 1996). -- Call no.: PN6710.K53 1996
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Akira--Miscellanea.
   Index entry (p. 80) to Understanding Comics, by Scott
   McCloud (New York : HarperCollins, 1994) Call no.:
   PN6710.M39 1994
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"Akira and Ranma 1/2."
   Anime from Akira to Princess Mononoke : Experiencing
   Contemporary Japanese Animation / Susan J. Napier. -- New
   York : Palgrave, 2001. -- 311 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm. --
   Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-299) and index.
   -- Contents: Why anime? ; Anime and local/global identity ;
   Akira and Ranma 1/2 : the monstrous adolescent ;
   Controlling bodies : the body in pornographic anime ;
   Ghosts and machines : the technological body ; Doll parts :
   technology and the body in Ghost in the shell ; The
   enchantment of estrangement : the shôjo in the world of
   Miyazaki Hayao ; Carnival and conservatism in romantic
   comedy ; No more words : Barefoot Gen, Grave of the
   fireflies, and "victim's history" ; Princess Mononoke :
   fantasy, the feminine, and the myth of "progress" ; Waiting
   for the end of the world : apocalyptic identity ; Elegies ;
   Conclusion : A fragmented mirror ; Appendix : The fifth
   look : Western audiences and Japanese animation. -- Call
   no.: NC1766.J3N37 2001
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"Akira Banzai!" / FRL et Moazy du Beff'Toh, avec l'aide
   technique de Benjamin. p. 78-81 in Les Cahiers de la Bande
   Dessinée, no. 89 (June 1990). -- (Actualités) -- Short
   article on Katsuhiro Otomo and Akira. -- Call no.:
   PN6745.S37no.89
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Akira Club : the memory of Akira lives on in our hearts! /
   Otomo Katsuhiro. -- Tôkyô : Kodansha, 1995 -- ca. 300 p. :
   ill. (part col.) ; 26 cm. -- A companion volume to the
   Akira manga series. -- Call no.: PN6790.J34 A4C55 1995
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Akira Collection.
   Akira / by Katsuhiro Otomo. -- New York : Epic Comics,
   1990- . -- col. ill. ; 26 cm. -- (Akira Collection) --
   LIBRARY HAS: v. 1-7, 10 (1990-1993)
   1. Science fiction comic books, strips, etc. 2. Japanese
   comics. I. Otomo, Katsuhiro, 1954- II. Series. III. Epic
   Comics. Call no.: PN6790.J34A413 1990
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Akira Magazine.
   Akira / Katsuhiro Otomo. -- Grenoble, France : Editions
   Glénat, 1990- . -- col. ill. ; 29 cm. -- Presents the Akira
   story in French in bi-monthly installments. -- Other title:
   Akira Magazine. -- Science fiction genre. -- LIBRARY HAS:
   t. 1. -- Call no.: PN6790.J34A415 1990
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"Akira, Postmodernism, and Resistance" / Isolde Standish. p.
   56-74 in The Worlds of Japanese Popular Culture (New York :
   Cambridge University Press, 1998). -- Discussion of the
   film by Katsuhiro Otomo. -- Includes bibliographical
   references. -- Call no.: DS822.5.W67 1998
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Akise, Ruru.
   Party Time! / story and art by Hokone Odawara, Hatsumi
   Nakashima, Ranma Kusumi, Izumi Kawachi, Triludan, Ruru
   Akise, Risa Ishimoto, Wataru Hirano, Maya Kurozaki, Yu
   Katase, Aya, Fusane Ayaki, Wataru Yamasaki, Rin Kotoki,
   Othello Nekono, Bunta Hachi. -- New York : CPM Manga, 2003.
   --  164 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.-- (Comic Party ; 1) -- "An
   all-star jam by Japan's hottest up and coming artists!" --
   Call no.: PN6790.J32P3 2003
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Akita Shoten

Japanese comics publisher
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Akita Shoten.
   Dokaben. -- Tokyo : Akita Shoten, 1972-1981. -- ill. ; 18
   cm. -- Complete in 48 vols. -- (Shonen Chanpyon Komikkusu)
   -- Summary: Yamada Taro is a catcher and cleanup hitter for
   the Meikun High School baseball team. -- LIBRARY HAS: v.
   1-2. -- Call no.: PN6790.J33 M46D6 1972
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Akita Shoten.
   Gekkan Shônen Chanpion. -- Tôkyô : Akita Shoten, . -- ill.
   ; 26 cm. -- Other title: Champion. -- LIBRARY HAS:
      1990: no. 12
      1991: no. 1-8, 10
   -- Call no.: PN6790.J34G5
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Akita Shoten.
   Gojira = Godzilla. -- Tôkyô : Akita Shoten, 1984. -- 158 p.
   : col. ill. ; 18 cm. -- Photonovel based on the movie.
   1. Fotonovelas. 2. Horror comic books, strips, etc. 3.
   Japanese comics. I. Godzilla. II. Akita Shoten. Call no.:
   PN6790.J34G6 1984
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Akita Shoten.
   Hideo Rando = Hideoland / Azuma Hideo. -- Tôkyô : Akita
   Shoten, 1985- . -- ill. ; 19 cm. -- (Play Comic Series) --
   LIBRARY HAS: v. 1-2. -- Call no.: PN6790.J33 A9H5 1985
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Akita Shoten.
   Kapputen Harokku. no. 1 = Captain Herlock / Reiji
   Matsumoto. -- Tokyo : Akita Shuten, 1977. -- 212 p. : ill.
   ; 18 cm. -- (Sunday Comics ; SC-335) -- Character appears
   in U.S editions as Captain Harlock. -- Genre: Science
   fiction. -- Call no.: PN6790.J33M33K3 1977
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Akiyama, Jôji.
   Index entry (p. 31, 72, 74, 12) in Manga! Manga! : The
   World of Japanese Comics, by Frederik L. Schodt. Updated
   pbk. ed. (Tokyo : Kodansha International, 1986). -- Call
   no.: PN6790.J3S3 1986
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Akiyoshi, Kaoru.
   Index entry (p. 75) in The World Encyclopedia of Cartoons,
   ed. by Maurice Horn (Detroit : Gale Research, 1980).
   Call no.: NC1325.W67 1980
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Akizuki, Risu.
   "OL Shinkaron" / by Akizuki Risu. p. 40-43 in Mangajin, no.
   33 (Mar. 1994). -- Four strips with English translations.
   -- Call no.: DS820.8.M36no.33
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Akizuki, Riza.
   Survival in the Office : the Evolution of Japanese Working
   Women = Taiyaku OL Shinkaron / Risu Akizuki ; translated by
   Jules Young and Dominic Young. -- Tokyo : Kodansha
   Intanashonaru, 1999- . -- ill. ; 19 cm. -- (Bilingual
   Comics) -- OL Shinkaron, in Japanese and English. --
   LIBRARY HAS: v. 1. -- Call no.: PN6790.J33A47 O213 1999
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Akkanbe Ikkyû.
   Entry (v. 3, p. 689) in Dictionnaire Encyclopédique de
   Héros et Auteurs de BD, by Henri Filippini (Grenoble :
   Glénat, 2000). -- Call no.: PN6707.F5 1998 v.3
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Akkanbe Ikkyu.
   Index entry (p. 254f) in Comics, vom Massenblatt ins
   multimediale Abenteuer, by Andreas C. Knigge (Reinbeck bei
   Hamburg : Rowohlt, 1996). -- Call no.: PN6710.K53 1996
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Akkor.
   Entry (v. 3, p. 14) in Dictionnaire Encyclopédique de Héros
   et Auteurs de BD, by Henri Filippini (Grenoble : Glénat,
   2000). -- Call no.: PN6707.F5 1998 v.3
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Akkor, Roi de la Planète.
   Index entry (p. 476, 589) in Historia de los Comics / J.
   Toutain, J. Coma (Barcelona : Toutain, 1982-1984?) -- Call
   no.: PN6710.H5 1982a
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Aknaten.
   Entry (p. 1-2) in Wonder Woman : The Encyclopedia of Comic
   Book Heroes, v. 2, by Michael Fleisher (New York : Collier
   Books, 1976). -- Call no.: PN6725.F5v.2
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Ako si Emma, Babae.
   Index entry (p. 97) in A History of Komiks of the
   Philippines and Other Countries, by Cynthia Roxas & Joaquin
   Arevalo Jr. (Islas Filipinas Pub. Co., 1985). -- Call no.:
   PN6790.P47R6 1985
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Akong.
   Index entry (p. 81) in A History of Komiks of the
   Philippines and Other Countries, by Cynthia Roxas & Joaquin
   Arevalo Jr. (Islas Filipinas Pub. Co., 1985). -- Call no.:
   PN6790.P47R6 1985
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Akong Nagmamahal sa Iyo.
   Index entry (p. 98) in A History of Komiks of the
   Philippines and Other Countries, by Cynthia Roxas & Joaquin
   Arevalo Jr. (Islas Filipinas Pub. Co., 1985). -- Call no.:
   PN6790.P47R6 1985
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"Akromégalie : Les Animaux aux Pouvoirs" / Kkrist Mirror. p.
   73-77 in Spécial Animaux (Métal Hurlant ; no. 81 bis) --
   (Paris : Humanoïdes Associés, 1982). -- Call no.:
   PN6748.M4A47 1982
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Akron.
   The Blank in the Comics strip collection includes a file of
   one or more daily comic strips related to this keyword or
   topic. Call no.: PN6726 f.B55
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Aksby, Birthe.
   Lillegut / tegnet og fortalt af Birthe og Henning Aksby. --
   Kobenhvn : Hjemmets Forlag, 1970? -- 32 p. : col. ill. ; 28
   cm.
   1. Danish comics. 2. Adventure story comics. 3.
   Greenland--Comic books, strips, etc. I. Aksby, Birthe. II.
   Aksby, Henning. III. Hjemmets Forlag. Call no.:
   PN6790.D33A3L5 1970
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Aksby, Henning.
   Lillegut / tegnet og fortalt af Birthe og Henning Aksby. --
   Kobenhvn : Hjemmets Forlag, 1970? -- 32 p. : col. ill. ; 28
   cm.
   1. Danish comics. 2. Adventure story comics. 3.
   Greenland--Comic books, strips, etc. I. Aksby, Birthe. II.
   Aksby, Henning. III. Hjemmets Forlag. Call no.:
   PN6790.D33A3L5 1970
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"Ak-shen 'kä-mik num-ber 'one" / Dave Mazure. p. 213-219 in
   Expo 2000 (Bethesda, Maryland : The Expo, 2000). -- Call
   no.: PN6705.U5S6 2000
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Akthar.
   Entry (p. 2) in The Great Superman Book, by Michael
   Fleisher (New York : Warner Books, 1978). -- Call no.:
   PN6725.F5v.3
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Aktina.
   Megalo Miky. -- Maroysi, Greece : Aktina, . -- col. ill. ;
   27 cm. -- LIBRARY HAS: no. 347 (1996)
   1. Funny animal comics. 2. Greek comics. I. Walt Disney
   megalo Miky. II. Mickey Mouse. Greek. III. Aktina. Call
   no.: PN6790.G74M4
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Akton, Dr.
   "Mission To Mercury"* (Spurt Hammond) / art: Henry Kiefer.
   5 p. in Planet Comics, no. 10 (Jan. 1941). -- Introduction
   of Prof. Aries, Dr. Akton; villains are a gang of Martians
   (introduced and die). -- Data from Lou Mougin via the Grand
   Comics Database Project. -- Call no.: PN6728.1.F5P55m no.10
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Aktuelt newspaper.
   Index entry (p. 262) in A History of Komiks of the
   Philippines and Other Countries, by Cynthia Roxas & Joaquin
   Arevalo Jr. (Islas Filipinas Pub. Co., 1985). -- Call no.:
   PN6790.P47R6 1985
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Aku Ankka.
   Walt Disney Aku Ankka. -- Vantaa : Aku Ankka, . -- col.
   ill. ; 26 cm. -- Donald Duck (and other Disney stories) in
   Finnish. -- LIBRARY HAS:
      1976: no. 7
      1982: no. 36
      1988: no. 18
      1992: no. 51
      1993: no. 13-14, 32-34
   -- Call no.: PN6790.F524W3
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Aku Island.
   "Battle off Aku Island"* (Phantom Falcons) / art: Lee
   Elias. 8 p. in Rangers Comics, no. 13 (Oct. 1943). --
   Villians are The Japanese. -- Data from Lou Mougin via The
   Grand Comics Database Project. -- Call no.: Film 15791r.162
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Akumakun.
   Index entry (p. 499) in The World Encyclopedia of Comics,
   ed. by Maurice Horn (New York : Chelsea House, 1976). Call
   no.: PN6710.W6 1976
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