Comic
Dutch

Het brandmerk van de ballingschap

Jean Van Hamme (author of screenplay), Grzegorz Rosinski (illustrator)
In series:
Thorgal; 20
Target audience:
12-14 years and up
Zijn Thorgal Aegirsson en Shaïgan-zonder-Genade, de bloeddorstige piraat die de noordelijke zeeën teistert, een en dezelfde persoon? De Vikingen zijn daarvan overtuigd. Aaricia, Jolan en Wolvin worden dan gebrandmerkt als ‘bannelingen’: beroofd van alles wat ze bezaten en voortdurend lastiggevallen, kunnen de vrouw van de held en haar kinderen niet anders dan het dorp verlaten.
Extra subject
fantasy
Title
Het brandmerk van de ballingschap
Author of screenplay
Jean Van Hamme
Illustrator
Grzegorz Rosinski
Language
Dutch
Original language
French
Original title
La marque des bannis
Publisher
Brussel: Le Lombard, 2006
48 p. : ill.
ISBN
90-5581-005-3 (paperback) 9789055810055 (paperback)

About Jean Van Hamme

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Jean, knight Van Hamme (born 16 January 1939) is a Belgian novelist and comic book writer. He has written scripts for a number of Belgian/French comic series, including Histoire sans héros, Thorgal, XIII and Largo Winch.

Biography

Early years

After studying business administration at the Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management, he worked as a journalist and in the marketing department of Philips. In the meantime, he started writing, and one of his first scripts was adapted by Paul Cuvelier in 1968. This erotic comic named Epoxy was published by the controversial publisher Éric Losfeld, who prior to that also had published similarly themed comics like Jean-Claude Forest's Barbarella and Robert Gigi's Scarlett Dream. In 1976, Van Hamme became a full-time writer, and in the next few years he published seven novels and some m…Read more on Wikipedia

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