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Christin, Pierre

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Valerian. the complete collection by Pierre Christin( Book )

14 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This first volume of the collection contains books 1 and 2 of the series: The City of Shifting Waters - in its original two parts, 9 pages longer format - and The Empire of a Thousand Planets. It also includes book 0, Bad Dreams, translated into English for the first time: the very first adventures of our two heroes, published after City and retroactively numbered. Finally, linking the volumes of this collection together, a long, exclusive interview with the authors and director Luc Besson is illustrated with new art as well as numerous sketches, studies and photographs from the latter's upcoming big-screen adaptation
Robert Moses : master builder of New York City by Pierre Christin( Book )

15 editions published between 2013 and 2018 in English and French and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the subway to the skyscraper, from Manhattan's Financial District to the Long Island suburbs, every inch of New York tells the story of one man's mind: Robert Moses, the architect who designed it all. Now, in Pierre Christin and Olivier Balez's new graphic biography, the rest of Robert's story will be told
The hunting party by Enki Bilal( Book )

58 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten members of the Soviet Politburo gather at a sumptuous country home for a weekend of shooting. In reality, this winter hunt is only an excuse for an elaborate game of death filled with suspense and intrigue
Valerian and the city of a thousand planets by Luc Besson( Visual )

13 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De intergalactische agenten Valerian en Laureline krijgen tien uur de tijd om de duistere macht te vernietigen die het ruimtestation Alpha bedreigt
Comprendre la France; société, économie, politique by Pierre Christin( Book )

5 editions published in 1970 in French and English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Valerian : the complete collection by Pierre Christin( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This third book of the collected edition contains volumes 6 to 8: Ambassador of the Shadows, the story that directly inspired Luc Besson's film, On the False Earths, and Heroes of the Equinox. Over the course of these titles, Laureline takes her rightful place as the brains of the outfit, while Valerian fully embraces his role as anti-hero: always brave, but often a bit out of his depth. You will also find the end of the interview with Luc Besson and the authors, and an in-depth portrait of Jean-Claude Mezieres, the artist
Valerian and the city of a thousand planets : the official movie novelization by Christie Golden( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in French and English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Valerian and Laureline are special operatives for the government of the human territories charged with maintaining order throughout the universe. Under directive from their Commander, Valerian and Laureline embark on a mission to the breathtaking intergalactic city of Alpha, an ever-expanding metropolis comprised of thousands of different species from all four corners of the universe. There is a mystery at the center of Alpha, a dark force which threatens the peaceful existence of the City of a Thousand Plants, and Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the marauding menace and safeguard not just Alpha, but the future of the universe
Valerian : the complete collection by Pierre Christin( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this book you will find volumes 3 to 5: The Land Without Stars, Welcome to Alflolol and Birds of the Master - three stories that introduce the societal criticism aspect of the series. Battle of the sexes, totalitarianism and extreme productivism are lambasted, but never at the expense of fantasy or of the action. And as they travel from world to distant world, Laureline becomes a truly equal partner, far from the stereotypical female sidekick roles of the time. Finally, the second part of the exclusive interview with the authors and director Luc Besson is followed by an in-depth portrait of Pierre Christin, the writer"--
Les phalanges de l'Ordre noir by Enki Bilal( Book )

31 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in French and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans des tonalités crépusculaires, une fable terrible sur le fanatisme
Valerian and Laureline by J. C Mezieres( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Valerian and Laureline are exploring Syrte, capital planet of a system of 1,000 worlds. Their mission is to discover whether the Syrtians could present a danger to Earth. What they find is a decaying empire led by decadent aristocrats, a population ripe for revolution, and a mysterious caste of masked wise men who discreetly pull the strings from within hidden fortresses. Swept up by the winds of history, the agentes of Earth will have to choose a side."--Page 4 of cover
The city of shifting waters by Pierre Christin( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Galaxity, capital of the Terran Empire in the 28th century. Valerian and Laureline are agents who protect mankind from rogue time travellers. Now they are sent to New York in 1986 to intercept Galaxity's worst megalomaniac, Xombul-- except that in 1986, the world is in ruins and New York is about to be swallowed by the ocean. The two agents must navigate the shifting waters of the past to make sure that the future will exist"--Page 4 of cover
Valerian & Laureline : complete collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first rule of time travel is to never change anything. Otherwise, the resulting 'butterfly effects' can ripple through time and wreak untold havoc on the unwritten future. But on his last test as a Space Time Agent, Valerian messes up. Not only does he save someone who would have been killed, but he'd have died himself if Laureline hadn't rescued him! As a result, nothing in the future is where he left it, including the Earth!
Valerian : the new future trilogy by Pierre Christin( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A time-hopping special-agent-slash-galactic-cop who, under the aegis of a group of more or less benevolent leaders from the timeless (albeit technically located in the 28th century) enclave of Galaxity, solves crises from all eras, accompanied by Laureline, a plucky and beautiful 11th century woman he'd picked up in his first adventure."
Bienvenue sur Alflolol by Jean-Claude Mézières( Book )

32 editions published between 1972 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasifuld science-fiction serie om Valerian, en rumtidsagent, der stammer fra en tidsalder, hvor mennesket har gjort sig til herre over både tid og rum
La ville qui n'existait pas by Enki Bilal( Book )

37 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans un climat glauque que rend très bien le graphisme de Bilal, une aventure (1977) peu banale en un monde hostile. De haute qualité comme il est de mise dans cette collection
La croisière des oubliés by Enki Bilal( Book )

32 editions published between 1975 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un village des Landes qui subit la promiscuité dérangeante d'un centre de recherche de l'armée, s'envole soudain dans les airs. Porteur d'espoir et de liberté, le village volant sillonne la France pendant que les militaires se transforment peu à peu en créatures monstrueuses. L'armée désabusée sera contrainte de négocier avec les habitants le retour à la terre du village. (Site de l'éditeur)
Valérian et Laureline : l'intégrale by J.-C Mézières( Book )

33 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in French and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Album regroupant trois titres de cette série de science-fiction narrant les aventures de deux agents spatio-temporels qui sillonnent les espaces interstellaires à la rencontre de différentes civilisations. Ce qui est l'occasion pour l'auteur de pimenter sa série d'une critique sociale et politique pleine d'humour. Un dossier d'une douzaine de pages explorant les thématiques abordées dans la série ouvre le recueil. [SDM]
Le vaisseau de pierre by Enki Bilal( Book )

26 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in French and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un village breton, préoccupé par la perte de son identité culturelle, lutte face à l'implantation d'une station balnéaire. Aidé par les forces occultes de l'étrange habitant d'un château abandonné, les habitants vont déménager leur village aux confins de l'Amérique Latine
Birds of the master by Pierre Christin( Book )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Valerian and Laureline's ship has crash-landed on an uncharted planetoid. The two castaways quickly discover a vast ship cemetery, leading them to believe that their arrival was not an accident. Before long, they make contact with a population whose sole purpose seems to be to gather and produce food for a mysterious 'Master.' The Terran agents aren't going to be turned into slaves easily, but the Master enforces his will through his terrible agents: the Birds of Madness..."--Amazon.com
Townscapes by Enki Bilal( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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