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Author Thirault, Philippe, author.

Title Shanghai dream / Philippe Thirault ; Jorge Miguel.

Publication Info. Los Angeles, CA : Life Drawn an imprint of Humanoids, [2019]
©2019
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 Naper Blvd. Adult Fiction Graphic Novels  F THIRAULT    AVAILABLE
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Description 106 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Summary "In 1938 Berlin, aspiring filmmaker Bernard Hersch works at the UFA studios and dreams of one day directing the screenplay he and his wife Illo are writing. But as a Jew in Hitle's Germany, Bernard faces increasing danger and discrimination, and is soon forced to accept deportation to Japan as his only hope. However, Illo, disconcerted at having to abandon her elderly father, leaves Bernard behind at the last minute and returns to Berlin, where she and her father are shot by the Nazis. Rerouted to China, a heartbroken Bernard struggles through grief and vows to bring his and Illo's screenplay to life as a tribute to her legacy."--Provided by publisher.
Subject Jewish refugees -- China -- Shanghai -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Jews -- Persecutions -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Comic books, strips, etc. -- France -- Translations into English.
Genre Historical comics.
Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novels.
Added Author Miguel, Jorge (Illustrator), illustrator.
Delf, colorist.
Bence, Mark, translator.
ISBN 9781643378510 (pbk.)
1643378511 (pbk.)
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