Guan Yu

Guan Yu

Blood Brothers to the End : A Chinese Legend

Book - 2008
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This graphic novel recounts the adventures of Chinese warrior Guan Yu as told in Chinas famous epic The Romance of the Three Kingdoms. Guan Yu fights side by side with his blood brothers Liu Bei and Zhang Fei to squash the menacing Yellow Scarves, a group that is threatening the Chinese government. He defends his country and his honor, but his troubles are far from over. All over China, trials await Guan Yu. Opponents pose grave challenges, each one more trying than the next. Will Guan Yu prevail against the forces that threaten him? Or will the obstacles prove too much for even the brave warrior to handle?
Publisher: Minneapolis : Graphic Universe TM, 2008
ISBN: 9780822575276
Branch Call Number: jgn 398.2 JOLLEY
Characteristics: 48 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Randall, Ron


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The life of Guan Yu, a super warrior from 2,000 years ago whose exploits helped to shape ancient China, is chronicled in graphic novel format.

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Sep 02, 2015

This one shows how sometimes translating ideas from Chinese to (American)English can be hard to do.It also shows that the Chinese have a strong sense of Honor and respect.


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