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Phoenix Vol. 7: Civil War: Part 1

Phoenix Volume 7

Civil War: Part 1
At the end of the Heian Period (12th century), a hunter named Benta comes to Kyoto in search of his abducted fiancée, Obuu. Obuu is forced to become the attendant of a powerful man of the time, who wishes to cheat death and extend the life of his clan by obtaining the legendary phoenix. Meanwhile, dissent is brewing among a people fed up with their corrupt government. Kyoto is on the verge of a civil war!
Osamu Tezuka
326 Pages
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Phoenix Vol. 8: Civil War: Part Two/Robe of Feathers

Civil War: Part Two/Robe of Feathers

Phoenix Vol. 8

Civil War: Part 2 continues the story of the turbulent events of 12th century Japan. The everyman Benta has become an unwilling samurai, witness to senseless killings and the replacement of one brutal regime with another even more so. The volume culminates with "Robe of Feathers." Based on the Japanese fable Hagoromo-densetsu, this experimental short story dealing with the horrors of war is portrayed from one fixed angle as if it were enacted onstage and observed from audience seats.
336 Pages
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