WorldCat Identities

Ladd, Fred

Overview
Works: 40 works in 61 publications in 2 languages and 565 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Comic books, strips, etc 
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Fred Ladd Publications about Fred Ladd
Publications by  Fred Ladd Publications by Fred Ladd
Most widely held works by Fred Ladd
Astro Boy and Anime come to the Americas : an insider's view of the birth of a pop culture phenomenon by Fred Ladd ( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
" Astro Boy's popularity sparked a new industry in importing animated television to America from Japan. Fred Ladd went on to adapt other Japanese animated imports for American release, and here provides an insider's view of the creation of what has blossomed into an ongoing cultural and media phenomenon"--Provided by publisher
Gigantor ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When terrorist groups, evil criminals, and hostile aliens become too powerful for Earth's armed forces, the virtually indestructible robot Gigantor is built to combat them. Commanded by Jimmy Sparks through a remote control, Gigantor must battle to save the world from a never-ending assault by ruthless villains
Astro Boy ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The original boy-robot with 100,000 horsepower strength and courage! In the year 2000, Dr. Boyton creates a super-robot in his deceased son's image. He calls the robot Astro Boy. Astro Boy can swim oceans, leap over mountains, even fly into space on his own power. However, Astro Boy can't replace his son; Dr. Boyton becomes dissatisfied with the boy robot and disowns him. Astro Boy is befriended by Dr. Packadermus J. Elefun of the Institute of Science, who guides him through his adventures. Endowed with super strength, rocket-powered flight, a selfless heart and a kind demeanor, Astro Boy fights a never-ending crusade against the forces of evil
Astro Boy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The original boy-robot with 100,000 horsepower strength and courage! In the year 2000, Dr. Boyton creates a super-robot in his deceased son's image. He calls the robot Astro Boy. Astro Boy can swim oceans, leap over mountains, even fly into space on his own power. However, Astro Boy can't replace his son; Dr. Boyton becomes dissatisfied with the boy robot and disowns him. Astro Boy is befriended by Dr. Packadermus J. Elefun of the Institute of Science, who guides him through his adventures. Endowed with super strength, rocket-powered flight, a selfless heart and a kind demeanor, Astro Boy fights a never-ending crusade against the forces of evil
Gigantor the collection ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When terrorist groups, evil criminals and hostile aliens become too powerful for Earth's armed forces, the virtually-indestructable robot is built to combat them. Commanded by Jimmy Sparks through a remote control, Gigantor must battle to save the world from a never-ending assault by ruthless villains."--Container
Gigantor ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When terrorist groups, evil criminals and aliens become too strong even for Earth's over-stretched armed forces, the virtually-indestructible robot, Gigantor, is built to combat them
Astro boy ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selections from the television series about Astroboy, a robot created in a little boy's image who is rescued from a circus by Dr. Elefun, a scientist who opposes slavery of robots. Under Dr. Elefun's guidance, Astroboy begins a life full of adventures, doing good and fighting to protect mankind
Astro boy ultra collector's edition ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the year 2000, Dr. Boynton creates a super-robot in his deceased son's image. He calls the robot Astro Boy. Astro Boy can swim oceans, leap over mountains, even fly into space on his own power. However, Astro Boy can't replace his son; Dr. Boynton becomes dissatisfied with the boy robot and disowns him. Astro Boy is befriended by Dr. Packadermus J. Elefun of the Institute of Science, who guides him through his adventures. Endowed with super strength, rocket-powered flight, a selfless heart and a kind demeanor, Astro Boy fights a never-ending crusade against the forces of evil!
Astro boy the classic 1960s children's TV series by Osamu Tezuka ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a brilliant robot engineer builds a boy robot in his deceased son's image hoping to fill the void in his life, he abandons the robot, known as Astro Boy, and Astro Boy finds a new friend and fights evil in the world
Astro boy ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents episodes twenty-six through fifty-two of the classic animated television show set in a future where science fiction is reality. Dr. Boynton creates a super-robot in his deceased son's image. Named Astro Boy, the robot can swim oceans, leap over mountains, and even fly into space, but he can't replace the doctor's son. Abandoned and disowned, soon Astro Boy is befriended by Dr. Packadermus J. Elefun, and together they embark upon adventures fighting crime and the forces of evil
Anime ga "anime" ni naru made : Tetsuwan Atomu, Amerika o iku by Fred Ladd ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Astro Boy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The original boy-robot with 100,000 horsepower strength and courage! In the year 2000, Dr. Boyton creates a super-robot in his deceased son's image. He calls the robot Astro Boy. Astro Boy can swim oceans, leap over mountains, even fly into space on his own power. However, Astro Boy can't replace his son; Dr. Boyton becomes dissatisfied with the boy robot and disowns him. Astro Boy is befriended by Dr. Packadermus J. Elefun of the Institute of Science, who guides him through his adventures. Endowed with super strength, rocket-powered flight, a selfless heart and a kind demeanor, Astro Boy fights a never-ending crusade against the forces of evil
Astro Boy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The original boy-robot with 100,000 horsepower strength and courage! In the year 2000, Dr. Boyton creates a super-robot in his deceased son's image. He calls the robot Astro Boy. Astro Boy can swim oceans, leap over mountains, even fly into space on his own power. However, Astro Boy can't replace his son; Dr. Boyton becomes dissatisfied with the boy robot and disowns him. Astro Boy is befriended by Dr. Packadermus J. Elefun of the Institute of Science, who guides him through his adventures. Endowed with super strength, rocket-powered flight, a selfless heart and a kind demeanor, Astro Boy fights a never-ending crusade against the forces of evil
Astro Boy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The original boy-robot with 100,000 horsepower strength and courage! In the year 2000, Dr. Boyton creates a super-robot in his deceased son's image. He calls the robot Astro Boy. Astro Boy can swim oceans, leap over mountains, even fly into space on his own power. However, Astro Boy can't replace his son; Dr. Boyton becomes dissatisfied with the boy robot and disowns him. Astro Boy is befriended by Dr. Packadermus J. Elefun of the Institute of Science, who guides him through his adventures. Endowed with super strength, rocket-powered flight, a selfless heart and a kind demeanor, Astro Boy fights a never-ending crusade against the forces of evil
Astro Boy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The original boy-robot with 100,000 horsepower strength and courage! In the year 2000, Dr. Boyton creates a super-robot in his deceased son's image. He calls the robot Astro Boy. Astro Boy can swim oceans, leap over mountains, even fly into space on his own power. However, Astro Boy can't replace his son; Dr. Boyton becomes dissatisfied with the boy robot and disowns him. Astro Boy is befriended by Dr. Packadermus J. Elefun of the Institute of Science, who guides him through his adventures. Endowed with super strength, rocket-powered flight, a selfless heart and a kind demeanor, Astro Boy fights a never-ending crusade against the forces of evil
Astro Boy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The original boy-robot with 100,000 horsepower strength and courage! In the year 2000, Dr. Boyton creates a super-robot in his deceased son's image. He calls the robot Astro Boy. Astro Boy can swim oceans, leap over mountains, even fly into space on his own power. However, Astro Boy can't replace his son; Dr. Boyton becomes dissatisfied with the boy robot and disowns him. Astro Boy is befriended by Dr. Packadermus J. Elefun of the Institute of Science, who guides him through his adventures. Endowed with super strength, rocket-powered flight, a selfless heart and a kind demeanor, Astro Boy fights a never-ending crusade against the forces of evil
Astro Boy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The original boy-robot with 100,000 horsepower strength and courage! In the year 2000, Dr. Boyton creates a super-robot in his deceased son's image. He calls the robot Astro Boy. Astro Boy can swim oceans, leap over mountains, even fly into space on his own power. However, Astro Boy can't replace his son; Dr. Boyton becomes dissatisfied with the boy robot and disowns him. Astro Boy is befriended by Dr. Packadermus J. Elefun of the Institute of Science, who guides him through his adventures. Endowed with super strength, rocket-powered flight, a selfless heart and a kind demeanor, Astro Boy fights a never-ending crusade against the forces of evil
Astro Boy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The original boy-robot with 100,000 horsepower strength and courage! In the year 2000, Dr. Boyton creates a super-robot in his deceased son's image. He calls the robot Astro Boy. Astro Boy can swim oceans, leap over mountains, even fly into space on his own power. However, Astro Boy can't replace his son; Dr. Boyton becomes dissatisfied with the boy robot and disowns him. Astro Boy is befriended by Dr. Packadermus J. Elefun of the Institute of Science, who guides him through his adventures. Endowed with super strength, rocket-powered flight, a selfless heart and a kind demeanor, Astro Boy fights a never-ending crusade against the forces of evil
Astro Boy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The original boy-robot with 100,000 horsepower strength and courage! In the year 2000, Dr. Boyton creates a super-robot in his deceased son's image. He calls the robot Astro Boy. Astro Boy can swim oceans, leap over mountains, even fly into space on his own power. However, Astro Boy can't replace his son; Dr. Boyton becomes dissatisfied with the boy robot and disowns him. Astro Boy is befriended by Dr. Packadermus J. Elefun of the Institute of Science, who guides him through his adventures. Endowed with super strength, rocket-powered flight, a selfless heart and a kind demeanor, Astro Boy fights a never-ending crusade against the forces of evil
Astro Boy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The original boy-robot with 100,000 horsepower strength and courage! In the year 2000, Dr. Boyton creates a super-robot in his deceased son's image. He calls the robot Astro Boy. Astro Boy can swim oceans, leap over mountains, even fly into space on his own power. However, Astro Boy can't replace his son; Dr. Boyton becomes dissatisfied with the boy robot and disowns him. Astro Boy is befriended by Dr. Packadermus J. Elefun of the Institute of Science, who guides him through his adventures. Endowed with super strength, rocket-powered flight, a selfless heart and a kind demeanor, Astro Boy fights a never-ending crusade against the forces of evil
 
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Alternative Names
Laderman, Fred
ラッド, フレッド
Languages
English (38)
Japanese (2)
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