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Y: The Last Man, Vol. 1: Unmanned by Brian…

Y: The Last Man, Vol. 1: Unmanned (edition 2003)

by Brian K. Vaughan, Pia Guerra (Illustrator)

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Title:Y: The Last Man, Vol. 1: Unmanned
Authors:Brian K. Vaughan
Other authors:Pia Guerra (Illustrator)
Info:Vertigo (2003), Edition: aFirst Edition First Printing, Paperback, 128 pages
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Y: The Last Man, Vol. 1: Unmanned by Brian K. Vaughan

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I picked up the first two installments because this series is always on the "Best Of" lists. Idk, it just wasn't for me I guess. It was thin and cliched and told a different version of the same story that others have told much better. Also Yorick is really annoying. I'm usually a stickler about finishing a series once I start it, but I think I'm gonna skip it this time. ( )
  cattylj | Feb 28, 2015 |
Brian K. Vaughan took an interesting idea that might have come up in an ordinary conversation, and turned it into an epic tale of adventure and philosophy. This book takes a stand on equality in a revolutionary and unprecedented way. ( )
  Luluguineapig | Jan 27, 2015 |
These comics have an interesting premise: One day all males on earth die suddenly, with one exception. It is certainly one of the more creative post-apocalyptic settings I've encountered, and it goes in some interesting directions. The execution isn't perfect; occasionally the characters fall a little flat, but there are always more surprises waiting on the next page.

Personally I found a couple of the big revelations at the end of the series to be disappointing, but my overall impression of the series is still positive. ( )
  wishanem | Jan 27, 2015 |
Fabulous. Totally enjoyed it. ( )
  KVHardy | Jan 2, 2015 |
Caught my eye, but honestly, I definitely will have to read more before I decide how much I like this series. The fact that I am interested in reading the second one is a good sign though! :) ( )
  Czarmoriarty | Jul 21, 2014 |
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The ethics of cutting-edge science are at the forefront of the story as well, as will be, I imagine, a conflict between the emotional and ecological sides of sexuality.

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Brian K. Vaughanprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Guerra, PiaIllustratormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Marzán Jr., JoséIllustratormain authorall editionsconfirmed
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In the summer of 2002, a plague of unknown origin destroyed every last sperm, fetus, and fully developed mammal with a Y chromosome-with the apparent exception of one young man and his male pet. This "gendercide" instantaneously exterminated 48% of the global population, or approximately 2.9 billion men. Now, aided by the mysterious Agent 355, the last human male Yorick Brown must contend with dangerous extremists, a hoped-for reunion with a girlfriend on the other side of the globe, and the search for exactly why he's the only man to survive.… (more)

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