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Shotaro Ishinomori (previously Shotaro Ishimori) is one of Japan's all-star comic strip artists. He became a disciple of Osamu Tezuka (Japan's "god of comics") as a middle school student and published his first strip while still in high school. He has published over 360 separate volumes.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Japan Economic conditions 1945-1989 Caricatures and cartoons, Japan Economic policy 1945-1989 Caricatures and cartoons, Japan Foreign economic relations United States Caricatures and cartoons, United States Foreign economic relations Japan Caricatures and cartoons