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Yakuza moon

SeГЎn Michael Wilson

Yakuza moon

the true story of a gangster"s daughter

by SeГЎn Michael Wilson

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Published by Kodansha International in Tokyo, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Yakuza,
  • Children of gangsters,
  • Biography,
  • Comic books, strips

  • Edition Notes

    Adaptation of: Yakuza moon : memoirs of a gangster"s daughter / Shoko Tendo ; translated by Louise Heal. 2008.

    StatementShoko Tendo ; adapted by Sean Michael Wilson ; illustrated by Michiru Morikawa
    ContributionsMorikawa, Michiru, 1973-, Tendō, Shōko, 1968-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6453.J33 Y3582 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination190 p. :
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25008484M
    ISBN 109784770031464
    LC Control Number2010054301

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