Asterix in Britain

Author: Rene Goscinny,Albert Uderzo

Publisher: Orion Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781444009026

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 48

View: 6476

Asterix and Obelix use some magic potion to try and keep Roman invaders out of a British village.

Asterix: Asterix in Britain

Album 8

Author: René Goscinny

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1444013157

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 48

View: 7723

One little ancient British village still holds out against the Roman invaders. Asterix and Obelix are invited to help. They must face fog, rain, warm beer and boiled boar with mint sauce, but they soon have Governor Encyclopaedicus Britannicus's Romans declining and falling. Until a wild race for a barrel of magic potion lands them in the drink. It's not quite cricket - how about a nice cup of hot water, though? Or even the first ever tea-party?


Author: Goscinny

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Limited

ISBN: 9780340172216

Category: Astérix (Fictitious character)

Page: 48

View: 6653

The Romans have invaded Britain, but one village still holds out. Asterix and Obelix come to help, with a barrel of magic potion in hand. But to deliver the precious brew, the Gaulish heroes must face fog, rain, bad food, warm beer, and the Roman, too.

Asterix and the Missing Scroll

Album 36

Author: Jean-Yves Ferri

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 151010044X

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 48

View: 1044

Asterix, the Gaul is back for more funny, fast-paced adventure in this cheeky and energetic comic, the New York Times bestselling thirty-sixth Asterix album. Julius Caesar has finished writing the history of his campaigns in Gaul. His publisher, Libellus Blockbustus, foresees a huge success ... but there's a snag. The chapter about Caesar's defeats by the indomitable Gauls of Armorica. Cut it, Blockbustus advises, and everyone will believe that Caesar conquered all Gaul! Or will they? Newsmonger and activist Confoundtheirpolitix takes the chapter to Asterix's village. Can the Gauls make sure the truth is revealed? Multi-million selling Asterix is much loved across the world, perfect for children age 7-11 and hilarious for kids and parents alike. Following in the footsteps of Goscinny and Uderzo, the thirty-sixth Asterix album by Ferri and Conrad is a number 3 New York Times bestselling title.

XQuery Kick Start

Author: James McGovern,Per Bothner,Kurt Cagle,James Linn,Vaidyanathan Nagarajan

Publisher: Sams Publishing

ISBN: 9780672324796

Category: Computers

Page: 355

View: 9116

"XQuery Kick Start" delivers a concise introduction to the XQuery standard, and useful implementation advice for developers needing to put it into practice. The book starts by explaining the role of XQuery in the XML family of specifications, and its relationship with XPath. The authors then explain the specification in detail, describing the semantics and data model, before moving to examples using XQuery to manipulate XML databases and document storage systems. Later chapters discuss Java implementations of XQuery and development tools that facilitate the development of Web sites with XQuery. This book is up to date with the latest XQuery specifications, and includes coverage of new features for extending the XQuery language.

Wie Obelix als kleines Kind in den Zaubertrank geplumpst ist

Author: René Goscinny

Publisher: Egmont

ISBN: 3841390358

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 32

View: 7310

Dass Obelix seine Stärke einem ungewollten Bad in Miraculix‘ Zaubertrank zu verdanken hat, ist allgemein bekannt. Aber bis heute wusste kein Sterblicher, wie sich die Geschichte tatsächlich zugetragen hat. Mit diesem Sonderband ist die Stunde der Wahrheit endlich gekommen!Lernen Sie erstmals die Eltern des wildschweinliebenden Galliers kennen und finden Sie heraus, was Asterix mit dem Zaubertrank-Unfall zu tun hat (eine Menge!). Dieser Titel wird im sog. Fixed-Layout-Format angeboten und ist daher nur auf Geräten und Leseprogrammen nutzbar, die die Darstellung von Fixed-Layout-eBooks im epub- oder mobi/KF8-Format unterstützen. Wir empfehlen in jedem Fall die Darstellung auf Tablets und anderen Geräten mit Farbbildschirm

Rocket and Spacecraft Propulsion

Principles, Practice and New Developments

Author: Martin J. L. Turner

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 3540692037

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 414

View: 7694

The revised edition of this practical, hands-on book discusses the launch vehicles in use today throughout the world, and includes the latest details on advanced systems being developed, such as electric and nuclear propulsion. The author covers the fundamentals, from the basic principles of rocket propulsion and vehicle dynamics through the theory and practice of liquid and solid propellant motors, to new and future developments. He provides a serious exposition of the principles and practice of rocket propulsion, from the point of view of the user who is not an engineering specialist.

U-X-L Graphic Novelists: A-H

Author: Sara Pendergast

Publisher: UXL


Category: Cartoonists

Page: 634

View: 5380

Profiles seventy-five authors, writing teams, and illustrators of graphic novels, and features an introduction to the genre, discussion of manga, brief accounts of graphic novel publishers, a glossary, and photographs.

Asterix Omnibus 3

Author: Rene Goscinny

Publisher: Asterix

ISBN: 9781444004755

Category: Fiction

Page: 152

View: 7961

In this special collectors' edition, books seven to nine are brought together in one fabulous volume. In ASTERIX AND THE BIG FIGHT, Chief Cassius Ceramix has gone over to the Roman enemy. The fight for control of the village between Vitalstatistix and his rival is bound to be a knockout. Asterix and Obelix help one little ancient British village hold out against the Roman invaders in ASTERIX IN BRITAIN. Our heroes must face fog, rain, warm beer and boiled boar with mint sauce. In ASTERIX AND THE NORMANS, can Asterix and his friends teach the Normans the meaning of fear? There is no better way to enjoy the antics of our indomitable hero and his friends.

The Rough Guide to Kids' Movies

Author: Paul Simpson

Publisher: Rough Guides Limited

ISBN: 9781843533467

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 303

View: 305

This book includes reviews of more than 400 kids' movies, celebrating recent hits such as "Finding Nemo" and "Elf," as well as classics such as "The Wizard of Oz."