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Asterix and the Black Gold

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Publisher Comments:

Without the powerful potion whipped up by the Druid Getafix, Asterix and his fellow villagers would never have the strength to fight Caesarand#8217;s legions. Now Getafix has run short of rock oil, an essential ingredient in the concoction. Thereand#8217;s nothing left to do but have Asterix and Obelix prospect for black gold in the Middle Eastern desert. But the Roman secret agent, Dubbelosix, using his amazing folding chariot and new spy gadgets, is determined to stop them.

Synopsis:

This volume provides more capers from Asterix and Obelix and the Citizens of Rome.

Synopsis:

Rejoice: the long-awaited next Asterix album has finally arrivedand#8212;written and illustrated by a brand-new team! And the hysterical historical character's next epic adventure takes place in Scotland, where he meets the Picts: fearsome warriors whose name literally means and#8220;painted men.and#8221; As always, Asterix's millions of fans will find plenty of fun, action, and humor to delight them.

Synopsis:

Without the powerful potion whipped up by the Druid Getafix, Asterix and his fellow Gaulish villagers would never have the strength to fight Caesar's legions. Now Getafix has run short of rock oil.

Synopsis:

Without the powerful potion whipped up by the Druid Getafix, Asterix and his fellow villagers would never have the strength to fight Caesar’s legions. Now Getafix has run short of rock oil, an essential ingredient in the concoction. There’s nothing left to do but have Asterix and Obelix prospect for black gold in the Middle Eastern desert. But the Roman secret agent, Dubbelosix, using his amazing folding chariot and new spy gadgets, is determined to stop them.

About the Author

Illustrator Didier Conrad was born in Marseille, France. He moved to America to work for Disney and Dreamworks, andand#160;he designed the characters and storyboard for the 2000 animated film, The Road to El Dorado.
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Jean-Yves Ferri lives in the Ariand#232;ge area of southwestern France. Before writing the 35th Asterix album, he worked on the famous series Le Retour and#224; la Terre, as well as the adventures of a police officer named Aimand#233; Lacapelle.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780752847740
Author:
Uderzo, Albert
Author:
Uderzo
Author:
Ferri, Jean-Yves
Author:
Conrad, Didier
Publisher:
Asterix
Subject:
General
Subject:
Graphic Novels
Subject:
Children's stories, French.
Subject:
Graphic Novels - General
Subject:
Comics & Cartoons
Subject:
CGN002000
Subject:
Form - Comic Strips & Cartoons
Subject:
CGN000000
Subject:
Cartoons and comics
Subject:
Comic books, strips, etc.
Subject:
Middle East
Subject:
Humor-Cartoon Comics
Subject:
LITERATURE - LIT CLASSICS TRD PB
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Cloth
Series:
Asterix
Publication Date:
20011131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
- Up
Language:
English
Illustrations:
all in color
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
11.25 x 8.5 in
Age Level:
from 10

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Product details 48 pages Orion - English 9780752847740 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This volume provides more capers from Asterix and Obelix and the Citizens of Rome.
"Synopsis" by ,
Rejoice: the long-awaited next Asterix album has finally arrivedand#8212;written and illustrated by a brand-new team! And the hysterical historical character's next epic adventure takes place in Scotland, where he meets the Picts: fearsome warriors whose name literally means and#8220;painted men.and#8221; As always, Asterix's millions of fans will find plenty of fun, action, and humor to delight them.
"Synopsis" by , Without the powerful potion whipped up by the Druid Getafix, Asterix and his fellow Gaulish villagers would never have the strength to fight Caesar's legions. Now Getafix has run short of rock oil.
"Synopsis" by ,
Without the powerful potion whipped up by the Druid Getafix, Asterix and his fellow villagers would never have the strength to fight Caesar’s legions. Now Getafix has run short of rock oil, an essential ingredient in the concoction. There’s nothing left to do but have Asterix and Obelix prospect for black gold in the Middle Eastern desert. But the Roman secret agent, Dubbelosix, using his amazing folding chariot and new spy gadgets, is determined to stop them.

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