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Asterix, Obelix, and their friends have entered the famous Olympic games in Athens. They’re determined to taste victory, but the Gauls face formidable competition from both Greeks and Romans. Will it be a Gold Medal for Asterix? Or will he suffer the agony of defeat?
About The Author
Rene Goscinny was born in Paris in 1926, and spent most of his
childhood in Argentina, before eventually moving to Paris in 1951. He
died in 1977. Albert Uderzo was born in 1927 in a small village in
Marne, France. He met Rene Goscinny in 1951 and on 29 October 1959
their most famous creation, Asterix, made his first appearance on page
20 of PILOTE. ASTERIX THE GAUL their first album, was published in 1961
and there have now been 33 Asterix albums. Rene Goscinny was born in
Paris in 1926, and spent most of his childhood in Argentina, before
eventually moving to Paris in 1951. He died in 1977.
A brilliant satire * The Times *
ISBN: 9780752866260 ISBN-10: 0752866265 Series: Asterix Audience:
For Ages: 7+ years old For Grades: 7 - 9 Format:
Number Of Pages: 48 Published: 1st October 2004 Publisher: Hachette Children's Group Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 29.4 x 22.1
Weight (kg): 0.45
Edition Number: 1