Shigeru Mizuki





Shigeru Mizuki


Born
in Sakaiminato, Japan
March 08, 1922

Died
November 30, 2015

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Shigeru Mizuki (水木しげる) is Japanese manga cartoonist, most known for his horror manga GeGeGe no Kitaro. He is a specialist in stories of yōkai and is considered a master of the genre. He is a member of The Japanese Society of Cultural Anthropology, and has traveled to over 60 countries in the world to engage in fieldwork of the yōkai and spirits of different cultures. He has been published in Japan, South Korea, France, Spain, Taiwan, and Italy. He is also known for his World War II memoirs and his work as a biographer.

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Showa: A History of Japan, ...

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Kitaro

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Showa 1944-1953: A History ...

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Showa 1953-1989: A History ...

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4.46 avg rating — 79 ratings — published 2015
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Shigeru Mizuki’s Hitler

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Enciclopedia dei mostri gia...

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