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Drawn Out: The 50 Best Non-Superhero Graphic Novels

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'Berlin,' Jason Lutes


'Berlin,'  Jason Lutes
Courtesy Drawn and Quartley
48/50

Irregularly published since 1996, Berlin is Lutes' long-in-production, multi-volume story of Weimar Berlin from 1928 to the dawn of the Nazi era. It was originally slated for 24 issues; by issue 18, its slow march toward some sort of conclusion felt damn near interminable. Then you pick up one of the two collections published to date — and suddenly, this interweaving tale of politics and problems seems worth the wait.


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