By Shirow Masamune
Originally published in 2001. This deluxe hardback edition of this cyperpunk classic presented for the first time in the original Japanese format. Set in the mid 21st Century the line between man and machine has become blurred. Major Mokoto Kusanagi heads up the counter cyberterrorist organisation Public Security Section 9 which tracks down the most dangerous terrorists , cybercriminals and ghost hackers. Mokoto is forced to face a world that could never be imagined and the consequences of technological advances.