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The City of Shifting Waters (1968)

by Jean-Claude Mézières (Illustrator), Pierre Christin (Author)

Other authors: Evelyn Tran-Lé (Colourist)

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Series: Valerian (1)

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Amusing story, reasonably well displayed on an iPad kindle app, but printing is much too small to be seen on a cell phone. For any readability on a phone, it needs to be viewed one cell at a time rather than one page.

I'd forgotten how silly comics can be. Previewed this for appropriateness for a ten-year old girl. It's okay, potentially might hold her interest. Reading level about right for a fifth grader, maybe rather easy. Unfortunately, this issue focuses on Valerian rather than Laureline. ( )
  TempleCat | Nov 22, 2017 |
An enjoyable re-read in the translation and e-book adaptation of this classic by Cinebook. Very clean work making it easy to enjoy the panels on the Kindle Android App I loaded the comic on. ( )
  Jarandel | Feb 5, 2017 |
Timetravel in a time when major parts of the planet is flooded... More of a SF/villain tale than political pamphlet this is maybe more fun than he others in this series. ( )
1 vote Busifer | Mar 5, 2007 |
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Mézières, Jean-ClaudeIllustratorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Pierre ChristinAuthormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Tran-Lé, EvelynColouristsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kaukoranta, SoileTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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Galaxity, Metropolis of the future and capital of the Terran Empire.
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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.
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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.… (more)

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