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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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Really interesting premise - last man on Earth. Great writing by Vaughan. ( )
  StefanieGeeks | Mar 17, 2016 |
It didn't grab my attention right away and the story hasn't really pulled me in, but I'm willing to keep going to see what happens next. ( )
  ShayLRoss | Mar 16, 2016 |
Every male mammal on earth abruptly dies, leaving behind only females--and laid-back would-be-magician Yorrick. Yorrick is by far the least interesting part of this series. The world building the women left behind do is far cooler. ( )
  wealhtheowwylfing | Feb 29, 2016 |
It's a 60 issues series, divided in 10 vol. It starts when a plague wipes out of Earth every living thing with an Y chromosome, but one guy and his monkey. A critic view over humanity and how some things are not exclusively to one gender. The story is great and the drawings are fantastic. ( )
  Glaucialm | Feb 18, 2016 |
I was introduced to this feminist gem by my boyfriend. What would the world be like if all but one man died of a mysterious plague? I was intrigued by the subtle allusions to all sorts of popular media and the strong feminist undertone that remains constant from the first frame on. Can't wait to read the rest of the volumes! ( )
  amlohf | Jan 18, 2016 |
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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
Guerra, PiaIllustratormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Marzán Jr., JoséIllustratormain authorall editionsconfirmed
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Volume 1 Softcover, Unmanned, is a separate work from the deluxe Book 1 hardcover edition. Book 1 contains the chapters found in Volume 1 and Volume 2 of the softcover editions.
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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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