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Message to Adolf HC (2012 Vertical) comic books

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Message to Adolf HC (2012 Vertical) 1-1ST

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    Volume 1 - 1st printing. Story and art by Osamu Tezuka. One of Osamu Tezuka's most cherished works returns in a new two-volume hardcover reprint. The godfather of manga returns with another tour de force as he takes on the topic of Adolf Hitler as told through two young men in Kobe, Japan, both named Adolf. Message to Adolf was a literary masterpiece in its time. Published in Japan's top literary journal, it is a provocative political thriller that poses the question of Hitler's past while examining Nazi Germany from a Japanese perspective. Hardcover, 6-in. x 8-in., 592 pages, full color. Cover price $26.95.

  • Issue #2-1ST
    Message to Adolf HC (2012 Vertical) 2-1ST

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    Volume 2 - 1st printing. Story and art by Osamu Tezuka. With World War II escalating, things have become quite heated for the Adolfs. The Nazis have invaded Poland and have begun to move towards Finland. Jews across the region were being persecuted and many have become refugees on the move to Lithuania. Adolf Kamil would have to say farewell to his father Isaac Kamil, when Isaac would leave for Shanghai en route to Lithuania to help the immigration of nearly 500 people into Japan. Meanwhile Adolf Kaufman is now enrolled in a Hitler Youth Academy. His work, some of which would be physically difficult, would lead to a visit with the Fuhrer. Hardcover, 6-in. x 9-in., 592 pages, full color. Cover price $26.95.