Land Of Black Gold (Tintin #15)

Author: Hergé
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General Fields

  • : $20.00(AUD)
  • : 9781405206266
  • : Egmont Books, Limited
  • : Egmont Books, Limited
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  • : August 2002
  • : 294mm X 219mm X 6mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : 19.99
  • : April 2005
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  • : books

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  • : HergĂ©
  • : Adventures of Tintin
  • : Paperback
  • : New edition
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  • : English
  • : 741.5/944
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  • : 64
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  • : illustrations
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Barcode 9781405206266
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Description

The classic graphic novel. Car engines have started spontaneously exploding all over the country . . . someone's been tampering with the oil! Tintin, with Thompson and Thompson at his side, sails on an oil tanker to the Middle East to track down the source of the faulty oil.

Author description

Herge (Georges Remi) was born in Brussels in 1907. Over the course of 54 years he completed 23 albums of The Adventures of Tintin series, which is now considered to be one of the greatest, if not the greatest, comics series of all time. With translations published in over 80 languages, more than 230 million copies sold worldwide and a Hollywood movie to its name, Tintin dominates the Comics and Graphic Novels chart even today. Sadly, Herge died in 1983, leaving his 24th album, Tintin and Alph-Art, unfinished, but his hero continues to be one of the most iconic characters in both adult and children's fiction.