AnimeBook - 2013
This guide to anime offers an overview of the art form, looking at its development in Japan and its export to other cultures. It includes a history of Japanese animation from early examples to the relaunch of animation as a viable commercial entity and its enormous rise in popularity after WWII. The book explains the difference between manga and anime, offering a brief history of manga including its development from traditional art form (woodblock prints) to massive commercial success with millions of readers in Japan and worldwide.
Publisher: Herts : Kamera Books, 2013
Characteristics: 155 p.,  p. of plates : col. ill. ; 20 cm