Berlin Vol. 1 City of Stones
By Jason Lutes
Published by Drawn & Quarterly
SC, 8x11, B&W, $19.95
ISBN: 1896597297
EAN: 9781896597294

Kurt Severing, a journalist, and Marthe Muller, an art student, are the central figures in a broad cast of characters intertwined with the historical events unfolding around them. City of Stones covers eight months in Berlin in the twilight of the WeimerRepublic, from September 1928 to May Day, 1929, meticulously documenting the hopes and struggles of its inhabitants as their future is darkened by a growing shadow.