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Albert Uderzo
Alberto Aleandro Uderzo (French pronunciation: ​[albɛʁ ydɛʁzo]; Italian: [uˈdɛrtso]; born 25 April 1927) is a French comic book artist, and scriptwriter. He is best known for his work on the Astérix series and also drew other comics such as Oumpah-pah, also in collaboration with René... show more



Alberto Aleandro Uderzo (French pronunciation: ​[albɛʁ ydɛʁzo]; Italian: [uˈdɛrtso]; born 25 April 1927) is a French comic book artist, and scriptwriter. He is best known for his work on the Astérix series and also drew other comics such as Oumpah-pah, also in collaboration with René Goscinny.Uderzo retired from drawing in September 2011.Bio from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Photo by Picture taken by Christian Koehn (username: fragwürdig) [GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html) or CC BY-SA 2.5-2.0-1.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5-2.0-1.0)], via Wikimedia Commons.

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Birth date: April 25, 1927
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Arbie's Unoriginally Titled Book Blog rated it 10 months ago
Often Caesar hatches a nefarious plan to conquer the one small village of Indomitable Gauls that still holds out against the Roman invaders. More rarely our heroes get caught up in an external conflict for some reason - and that's what happens the day Chief Vitalstatistix' only fear comes to pass - ...
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Arbie's Unoriginally Titled Book Blog rated it 11 months ago
The collected Asterix short stories! These are as varied as they are fabulous! We see: a story about how the animals of the village also hold out against Roman Imperialism; a story about Gaulish fashion; the birth of our heroes; Asterix in the styles of several other comix; the Obelix family tree; ...
Arbie's Unoriginally Titled Book Blog
Arbie's Unoriginally Titled Book Blog rated it 12 months ago
In which we meet the parents of Asterix and Obelix, Roman internal politics intrudes on the lives of our favourite Indomitable Gauls once again and Latin quotes make a major come-back. Sillier than a can of silly string.
Arbie's Unoriginally Titled Book Blog
Arbie's Unoriginally Titled Book Blog rated it 12 months ago
Heehee! Uderzo's more whimsical and fantastical turn of mind shows through as Asterix and co. meet Spartakis the escaped slave who's stolen Caesar's Galley, deal with the consequences of Obelix stealing magic potion and visit a mythical realm somewhere off the coast of Africa.
Arbie's Unoriginally Titled Book Blog
This has all the Classical (geddit?!) elements of an Asterix story; violence, boar, pirates, Caesar's latest plan to conquer the last outpost of Gaul that still resists the Empire and so forth. It also shows the more whimsical tone and more meandering plotting evident in the other volumes written by...
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