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It’s off to the wars for Asterix and Obelix. They’ve enlisted as legionaries in order to rescue Tragicomix, whom the Romans forcibly conscripted. The two find Tragicomix and succeed in causing the biggest commotion ever on a battlefield.
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.
It is almost impossible to single out one album from this remarkable comic book series, but Legionary comes closest to perfection. A masterclass in comedy to read again and again -- Robin Etherington * The Big Issue *
ISBN: 9780752866208 ISBN-10: 0752866206 Series: Asterix Audience:
For Ages: 7+ years old For Grades: 7 - 9 Format:
Number Of Pages: 48 Published: 22nd July 2004 Publisher: Hachette Children's Group Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 29.4 x 22.1
Weight (kg): 0.46
Edition Number: 1