Bleach 23: Graphic Novel

Bleach 23: Graphic Novel

Created for the young adult in mind, this is a graphic novel by Tite Kubo, a Manga story of action of the Arracnars in Karakura Town.

  • Winner of four major awards, this updated edition of Joan Jacobs Brumberg's Fasting Girls, presents a history of women's food-refusal dating back as far as the sixteenth century. Here is a tableau of female self-denial: medieval m... Winner of four major awards, this updated edition of Joan Jacobs Brumberg's Fasting Girls, presents a history of women's food-refusal dating back as far as the sixteenth century. Here is a tableau of female self-denial: medieval martyrs who used starvation to demonstrate religious devotion, " wonders of science" whose families capitalized on their ability to survive on flower petals and air, silent screen stars whose strict " slimming" regimens inspired a generation. Here, too, is a fascinating look at how the cultural ramifications of the Industrial Revolution produced a disorder that continues to render privileged young women helpless. Incisive, compassionate, illuminating, Fasting Girls offers real understanding to victims and their families, clinicians, and all women who are interested in the origins and future of this complex, modern and characteristically female disease.

  • ...a truly phenoimenal read. Witin the text are subtle questions about who we are, where the soul resides, the separation (if any) between body and soul......The book held me, made me want to come back every day for another few ch... ...a truly phenoimenal read. Witin the text are subtle questions about who we are, where the soul resides, the separation (if any) between body and soul......The book held me, made me want to come back every day for another few chapters. Set in the future, it wasn't too "science fiction-y;" instead it was a world one could visualize. Wonderful writing too.

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