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Tintin in the Congo
 

Tintin in the Congo (Hardback)

By Herge

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In this, the second Tintin story, the young reporter travels to Africa, unearthing a criminal diamond smuggling operation run by the American gangster Al Capone. In his portrayal of the Belgian Congo,Herge reflects the colonial attitudes of the time, depicting the African people ... read full description below.

ISBN 9782203096509
Published 27 October 2016 by Casterman
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9782203096509
ISBN-10 2203096500
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Casterman
Imprint Casterman
Publication Date 27 October 2016
Publication Country France France
Format Hardback
Translated from French
Author(s) By Herge
Category Graphic Novels
Number of Pages 64
Dimensions Width: 218mm
Height: 296mm
Spine: 9mm
Weight 444g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Congo Brazzaville - Comic books, strips, etc - Juvenile fiction
NBS Text Graphic Novels: General
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 741.5
Catalogue Code 738962

Description of this Book

In this, the second Tintin story, the young reporter travels to Africa, unearthing a criminal diamond smuggling operation run by the American gangster Al Capone. In his portrayal of the Belgian Congo,Herge reflects the colonial attitudes of the time, depicting the African people according to the bourgeois, paternalistic stereotypes of the period.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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