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The Push Man and Other Stories (manga)

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Alternative title:
プッシュマン (Japanese)
Genres: drama, psychological
Objectionable content: Significant
Plot Summary: The first in a series of anthologies, each of which gathers together works by gekiga mangaka Yoshihiro Tatsumi from a given year (1969 in this case). The Push Man And Other Stories contains sixteen short pieces featuring working class male protagonists and gritty urban settings which are linked by themes of isolation, alienation, sexual dysfunction, misanthropy and resentment.
User Ratings: 31 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 2 votes (sub:2)
 Excellent: 12 votes (Eng:7, sub:3, dub:2)
 Very good: 9 votes (Eng:8, dub:1)
 Good: 4 votes (Eng:3, sub:1)
 Decent: 3 votes (Eng:2, sub:1)
 So-so: 1 vote (sub:1)
 Not really good: -
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Seen in part or in whole by 49 users, rank: #1495 (of 6747)
Median rating: Very good
Arithmetic mean: 8.097 (Very good), std. dev.: 1.2009, rank: #741 (of 7482)
Weighted mean: 8.004 (Very good), rank: #1068 (of 7482) (seen all: 7.99 / seen some: 8.28)
Bayesian estimate: 7.969 (Very good), rank: #521 (of 3491)
Number of tankoubon: 1
Number of pages: 224
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Graphic novel
    The Push Man and Other Stories (GN) 2005-09-22 (from $20.00)
    The Push Man and Other Stories (GN) 2012-03-14 (from $30.73)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Story & Art: Yoshihiro Tatsumi
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English cast
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Licensed by: Drawn & Quarterly

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