Europa Europa

Titre : Europa Europa
Auteur : Sascha Bru
Éditeur : Walter de Gruyter
ISBN-13 : 9783110217711
Libération : 2009

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Biographical note: Sascha Bru, Genth University, Belgium; Peter Nicholls, University of Sussex, UK.

Dictionary of Modern Colloquial French

Titre : Dictionary of Modern Colloquial French
Auteur : R. J. H 'erail
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : 1138140120
Libération : 2016-03-31

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First published in 1987. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

French Inside Out

Titre : French Inside Out
Auteur : Henriette Walter
Éditeur : Routledge
ISBN-13 : 9781134902057
Libération : 2003-09-02

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First published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Silas Timberman

Titre : Silas Timberman
Auteur : Howard Fast
Éditeur : Open Road Media
ISBN-13 : 9781453234945
Libération : 2011-12-13

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As the Red Scare grips America, a midwestern literature professor becomes an unlikely hero in the struggle for freedom Professor Silas Timberman has never been one for theatrics. A quiet American literature professor at a mid-sized college, Timberman decides to build a semester’s course around the democratic ideals of Mark Twain—a subject that under normal circumstances would not arouse the suspicions of the university administration. But as the Korean War rages on and congressional investigations of potential Communists gain traction, no amount of ideological nuance is safe. When Timberman is asked to renounce his work or face the repercussions, he finds that not only his tenure but also his very freedom is at stake. Inspired by Fast’s own persecution at the hands of the House Un-American Activities Committee, Silas Timberman is a gripping record of the injustices of McCarthyism and a rousing ode to those who fought against it. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Howard Fast including rare photos from the author’s estate.

The Swallows Of Kabul

Titre : The Swallows Of Kabul
Auteur : Yasmina Khadra
Éditeur : Random House
ISBN-13 : 9781409020110
Libération : 2008-11-21

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Since the ascendancy of the Taliban the lives of Mosheen and his beautiful wife, Zunaira, have been gradually destroyed. Mosheen's dream of becoming a diplomat has been shattered and Zunaira can no longer even appear on the streets of Kabul unveiled. Atiq is a jailer who guards those who have been condemned to death; the darkness of prison and the wretchedness of his job have seeped into his soul. Atiq's wife, Musarrat, is suffering from an illness no doctor can cure. Yet, the lives of these four people are about to become inexplicably intertwined, through death and imprisonment to passion and extraordinary self-sacrifice. The Swallows of Kabul is an astounding and elegiac novel of four people struggling to hold on to their humanity in a place where pleasure is a deadly sin and death has become routine.

This Perfect Day

Titre : This Perfect Day
Auteur : Ira Levin
Éditeur : Hachette UK
ISBN-13 : 9781472111586
Libération : 2014-08-21

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‘Marvellously entertaining. A cross between Brave New World and Doctor Who.’ Look Magazine Considered one of the greatest dystopian thrillers ever written, Ira Levin’s terrifying glimpse into the future continues to fascinate readers forty years after its initial publication. Set in a seemingly perfect global society, where uniformity is the defining feature, one man leads the resistance against UniComp – a central computer that has been programmed to keep every single human on the surface of the earth in check. All ethnic groups have been eugenically merged into a single race called ‘The Family’, and citizens are continually drugged so that they can never realise their potential as human beings, but will remain pliant and cooperative... With a vision as frightening as any in the history of the science fiction genre, This Perfect Day is one of Levin’s most haunting novels.

Cugel The Skybreak Spatterlight

Titre : Cugel The Skybreak Spatterlight
Auteur : Jack Vance
Éditeur : Orb Books
ISBN-13 : 9781466821965
Libération : 2000-12-01

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Jack Vance is one of the most remarkable talents to ever grace the world of science fiction. His unique, stylish voice has been beloved by generations of readers. One of his enduring classics is his Mazirian the Magician (previously titled The Dying Earth), and its sequels--a fascinating, baroque tale set on a far-future Earth, under a giant red sun that is soon to go out forever. In Cugel: the Skybreak Spatterlight , Cugel the Clever is still seeking revenge on the magician Iucounu, whom he blames for his exile and all his troubles. But revenge is hard to come by, and the adventures on the way are so very diverting.... At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

King Ren s Daughter

Titre : King Ren s Daughter
Auteur : Henrik Hertz
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : COLUMBIA:CU50457977
Libération : 1845

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Henrik Hertz A été écrit sous une forme ou une autre pendant la plus grande partie de sa vie. Vous pouvez trouver autant d'inspiration de King Ren s Daughter Aussi informatif et amusant. Cliquez sur le bouton TÉLÉCHARGER ou Lire en ligne pour obtenir gratuitement le livre de titre $ gratuitement.

Jonquils for Jax

Titre : Jonquils for Jax
Auteur : Katy Regnery
Éditeur : Spencer Hill Contemporary
ISBN-13 : 1633920925
Libération : 2016-08-19

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Jacqueline Jax Rousseau is vivacious, rich, smart and beautiful but that doesn t mean she s lucky in love: she s dated doctors, lawyers, actors and politicians who ve all managed to end up disappointing her. In fact, she s on a self-imposed hiatus from love when she has an unpleasant run-in with her neighbor s gorgeous new landscaper, Gardener Lenox. Jax is not accustomed to gruff, ill-mannered men that can t be charmed, but something about Gard intrigues her, and if she can find her way through the armor that surrounds his heart, she also might find a love that won t let her down. "