EPIC ADVENTURES FROM THE FROZEN WASTES TO THE DEPTHS OF THE OCEAN. Lost in the Great North, two men are saved by the appearance of an old hunter who divulges a strange legend to them...surrounded by hungry wolves and fighting for their survival, two explorers head for Alaska to bury their companion...1920's Japan and a man sets out to find the bear that killed his son...a marine biologist begins a quest to find the mythical graveyard of whales. Through tales filled with respect for animal life this splendid collection - which lies at the crossroads of poetry and adventure - shows master story-imager Taniguchi at his award winning best.
Jiro Taniguchi was born in 1947 in Tottori, Japan. Since his debut in manga in 1971 he has produced an enormous body of work much of it based in the "great outdoors".
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