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Author LinkTakami, KĊshun.
Uniform Title LinkBatoru rowaiaru. English
Title LinkBattle royale / Koushun Takami ; translated by Yuji Oniki.
Edition 2nd ed.
Imprint San Francisco : Haikasoru, 2009.
Description xii, 608 p. ;  20 cm.
Type of Material Monograph
Language eng jpn
Summary With unemployment at an all-time high and violence amongst school children almost out of control, the Japanese government introduces the "Battle Royale Act." A randomly chosen school class is taken to a deserted island and forced to fight each other to the death. One pupil only is allowed to survive as proof of the lengths to which the government is prepared to go to end the violence.
Subject LinkJunior high school students -- Fiction.
LinkAllegories.
Add.Author LinkOniki, Yuji.

System Number 000677971
ISBN Link9781421527727 (alk. paper)
Link1421527723 (alk. paper)

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