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L'intranquilité

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Et si nos vies ne se suffisaient jamais d\'être \"tranquilles\", au repos... Si, finalement, l\'inquiétude, la curiosité, l\'interrogation voire le dout ...

  • L'auteur : ,
  • Editeur: Bayard Culture
  • ISBN: 222749025X
  • Genre: Religion
  • Nombre de pages: 394
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: Et si nos vies ne se suffisaient jamais d'être "tranquilles", au repos... Si, finalement, l'inquiétude, la curiosité, l'interrogation voire le doute, étaient les vrais moteurs de toute existence humaine en recherche ? Marion Muller-Collard propose ici une méditation qui peut s'adresser à tous, croyants ou non, et nous conduit à faire de notre "intranquillité" l'occasion d'une plus grande confiance, d'une disponibilité à l'imprévu, à ce qui arrive.


L'orpailleuse

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Vous vous rappelez ? Quand la lumière est diffuse, que vous avez 5 ans que c’est le matin de Noel, que vous savez que vous aurez des cadeaux mais que vo ...

  • L'auteur : Valérie Le Nevé
  • Editeur: Iggybook
  • ISBN: 2363158164
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Nombre de pages: 524
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: Vous vous rappelez ? Quand la lumière est diffuse, que vous avez 5 ans que c’est le matin de Noel, que vous savez que vous aurez des cadeaux mais que vous ne savez pas lesquels, Que depuis deux heures vous frémissez dans votre lit en attendant l’heure d’aller vers le sapin. On est sûr de rien, mais on sait qu’on aimera... Fausta aurait tellement aimé retrouver cette sensation


Guide du Routard Tunisie 2021

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Cet ebook est une version numérique du guide papier sans interactivité additionnelle Dans le Routard Tunisie, mis à jour chaque année, vous trouverez : ...

  • L'auteur : Collectif
  • Editeur: Hachette Tourisme
  • ISBN: 2017115118
  • Genre: Travel
  • Nombre de pages: 420
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: Cet ebook est une version numérique du guide papier sans interactivité additionnelle Dans le Routard Tunisie, mis à jour chaque année, vous trouverez : une première partie tout en couleurs pour découvrir le pays à l'aide de photos et de cartes illustrant nos coups de coeur; des suggestions d'itinéraires et des infos pratiques pour organiser votre séjour ; et, bien sûr, des adresses vérifiées sur le terrain ; des visites et activités en dehors des sentiers battus ; des cartes et plans détaillés. Merci à tous les Routards qui partagent nos convictions depuis bientôt 50 ans : Liberté et indépendance d'esprit ; découverte et partage ; sincérité, tolérance et respect des autres.


The Book of Disquiet: The Complete Edition

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For the first time—and in the best translation ever—the complete Book of Disquiet, a masterpiece beyond comparison The Book of Disquiet is the Portugue ...

  • L'auteur : Fernando Pessoa
  • Editeur: New Directions Publishing
  • ISBN: 0811226948
  • Genre: Poetry
  • Nombre de pages: 608
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: For the first time—and in the best translation ever—the complete Book of Disquiet, a masterpiece beyond comparison The Book of Disquiet is the Portuguese modernist master Fernando Pessoa’s greatest literary achievement. An “autobiography” or “diary” containing exquisite melancholy observations, aphorisms, and ruminations, this classic work grapples with all the eternal questions. Now, for the first time the texts are presented chronologically, in a complete English edition by master translator Margaret Jull Costa. Most of the texts in The Book of Disquiet are written under the semi-heteronym Bernardo Soares, an assistant bookkeeper. This existential masterpiece was first published in Portuguese in 1982, forty-seven years after Pessoa’s death. A monumental literary event, this exciting, new, complete edition spans Fernando Pessoa’s entire writing life.


Reconfiguring Slavery

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Reconfiguring Slavery focuses on the range of trajectories followed by slavery as an institution since the various abolitions of the nineteenth century. It ...

  • L'auteur : Benedetta Rossi
  • Editeur: Oxford University Press
  • ISBN: 1781388660
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Nombre de pages: N.A
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: Reconfiguring Slavery focuses on the range of trajectories followed by slavery as an institution since the various abolitions of the nineteenth century. It also considers the continuing and multi-faceted strategies that descendants of both owners and slaves have developed to make what use they can of their forebears' social positions, or to distance themselves from them. Reconfiguring Slavery contains both anthropological and historical contributions that present new empirical evidence on contemporary manifestations of slavery and related phenomena in Mauritania, Benin, Niger, Cameroon, Ghana, Senegal, and the Gambia. As a whole, the volume advances a renewed conceptual framework for understanding slavery in West Africa today: instead of retracing the end of West African slavery, this work highlights the preliminary contours of its recent reconfigurations.


Shakespeare in the Theatre: Patrice Chéreau

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Patrice Chéreau (1944 - 2013) was one of France's leading directors in the theatre and on film and a major influence on Shakespearean performance. He is i ...

  • L'auteur : Dominique Goy-Blanquet
  • Editeur: Bloomsbury Publishing
  • ISBN: 1474273920
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Nombre de pages: 272
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: Patrice Chéreau (1944 - 2013) was one of France's leading directors in the theatre and on film and a major influence on Shakespearean performance. He is internationally known for memorable productions of both drama and opera. His life-long companionship with Shakespeare began in 1970 when his innovative Richard II made the young director famous overnight and caused his translator to denounce him publicly as an iconoclast, for a production mixing "music-hall, circus, and pankration†?. After this break, Chéreau read Shakespeare's texts assiduously, "line by line and word by word†?, with another renowned poet, Yves Bonnefoy. Drawing on new interviews with many of Chereau's collaborators, this study explores a unique theatre maker's interpretations of Shakespeare in relation to the European tradition and to his wider body of work on stage and film, to establish his profound influence on other producers of Shakespeare.


A Short Course in Intellectual Self Defense

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What is the relationship between democracy and critical thinking? What must a citizen in a democracy know to make the word democracy meaningful? In A Short ...

  • L'auteur : Normand Baillargeon
  • Editeur: Seven Stories Press
  • ISBN: 1609800044
  • Genre: Philosophy
  • Nombre de pages: 336
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: What is the relationship between democracy and critical thinking? What must a citizen in a democracy know to make the word democracy meaningful? In A Short Course in Intellectual Self-Defense, historian and educator Normand Baillargeon provides readers with the tools to see through the spin and jargon of everyday politics and news reporting in order to decide for themselves what is at stake and how to ask the necessary questions to protect themselves from the manipulations of the government and the media. Whether the issue be the call to what we’re told will be a bloodless war, the "debate" around Intelligent Design, or the meaning of a military expenditure, Baillargeon teaches readers to evaluate information and sort fact from official and media spin.


But You Did Not Come Back

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“You might come back, because you’re young, but I will not come back.”—Marceline Loridan’s father to her, 1944 A runaway bestseller in France, Bu ...

  • L'auteur : Marceline Loridan-Ivens,Judith Perrignon
  • Editeur: Open Road + Grove/Atlantic
  • ISBN: 0802190650
  • Genre: History
  • Nombre de pages: 112
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: “You might come back, because you’re young, but I will not come back.”—Marceline Loridan’s father to her, 1944 A runaway bestseller in France, But You Did Not Come Back has already been the subject of a French media storm and hailed as an important new addition to the library of books dealing with the Holocaust. It is the profoundly moving and poetic memoir by Marceline Loridan-Ivens, who at the age of fifteen was arrested in occupied France, along with her father. Later, in the camps, he managed to smuggle a note to her, a sign of life that made all the difference to Marceline—but he died in the Holocaust, while Marceline survived. In But You Did Not Come Back, Marceline writes back to her father, the man whose death overshadowed her whole life. Although her grief never diminished in its intensity, Marceline ultimately found her calling, working as both an activist and a documentary filmmaker. But now, as France and Europe in general faces growing anti-Semitism, Marceline feels pessimistic about the future. Her testimony is a memorial, a confrontation, and a deeply affecting personal story of a woman whose life was shattered and never totally rebuilt.


In Defiance

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  • L'auteur : Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois
  • Editeur: Between the Lines
  • ISBN: 1771131837
  • Genre: ,
  • Nombre de pages: 192
  • Langue: French/English
  • Vues: 1913
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Berserk Official Guidebook

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Berserk has conquered the worlds of manga and anime, and now comes the essential roadmap to the sprawling Berserk universe, exploring the characters, creat ...

  • L'auteur : Kentaro Miura
  • Editeur: Dark Horse Comics
  • ISBN: 1506711464
  • Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Nombre de pages: 196
  • Langue: French/English
  • Vues: 655
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Détails: Berserk has conquered the worlds of manga and anime, and now comes the essential roadmap to the sprawling Berserk universe, exploring the characters, creatures, settings, and stories of Berserk's first 38 volumes. Profusely illustrated and including never-before-seen art (including an eight-page color section) and author notes by Kentaro Miura, the Official Guidebook is a comprehensive tour through the epic adventure, shocking horror, and graveyard humor that can be only Berserk!


In the Company of Men

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Drawing on real accounts of the Ebola outbreak that devastated West Africa, this poignant, timely fable reflects on both the strength and the fragility of ...

  • L'auteur : Véronique Tadjo
  • Editeur: Other Press, LLC
  • ISBN: 1635420962
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Nombre de pages: 176
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: Drawing on real accounts of the Ebola outbreak that devastated West Africa, this poignant, timely fable reflects on both the strength and the fragility of life and humanity’s place in the world. Two boys venture from their village to hunt in a nearby forest, where they shoot down bats with glee, and cook their prey over an open fire. Within a month, they are dead, bodies ravaged by an insidious disease that neither the local healer’s potions nor the medical team’s treatments could cure. Compounding the family’s grief, experts warn against touching the sick. But this caution comes too late: the virus spreads rapidly, and the boys’ father is barely able to send his eldest daughter away for a chance at survival. In a series of moving snapshots, Véronique Tadjo illustrates the terrible extent of the Ebola epidemic, through the eyes of those affected in myriad ways: the doctor who tirelessly treats patients day after day in a sweltering tent, protected from the virus only by a plastic suit; the student who volunteers to work as a gravedigger while universities are closed, helping the teams overwhelmed by the sheer number of bodies; the grandmother who agrees to take in an orphaned boy cast out of his village for fear of infection. And watching over them all is the ancient and wise Baobab tree, mourning the dire state of the earth yet providing a sense of hope for the future. Acutely relevant to our times in light of the coronavirus pandemic, In the Company of Men explores critical questions about how we cope with a global crisis and how we can combat fear and prejudice.


L'EXPERIMENTATION DES MEDIATEURS DE SANTE PAIRS. UNE REVOLUTION INTRANQUILLE

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Le programme « médiateurs de santé - pairs » est un projet pilote qui développe une stratégie inédite en France par la formation et la professionnal ...

  • L'auteur : Jean-Luc Roelandt ,Bérénice Staedel
  • Editeur: Doin - John Libbey Eurotext
  • ISBN: 2704014922
  • Genre: Medical
  • Nombre de pages: 250
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: Le programme « médiateurs de santé - pairs » est un projet pilote qui développe une stratégie inédite en France par la formation et la professionnalisation de la pair-aidance dans le cadre de la prise en charge des troubles psychiques. En d’autres termes, un ancien patient rétabli peut, au travers du savoir tiré de son expérience, apporter aide et soutien aux patients actuellement pris en charge. Ce projet révolutionnaire s'inscrit dans un mouvement plus général d’autonomisation des patients. Mais comme toute révolution, celle-ci ne se passe pas forcément dans la douceur, et les résistances, voire les oppositions, ont été et sont toujours nombreuses : reconnaissance du médiateur comme un professionnel et non plus comme un usager, crainte de la part des personnels de santé de cette nouvelle organisation, risque pour le médiateur de se confronter à sa maladie, etc. Et pourtant, cette expérience menée dans trois régions françaises a aussi apporté bon nombre de points positifs : revalorisation des malades, anciens patients qui gagnent en estime de soi et se sentent capables de revenir dans la vie active. Dans cet ouvrage, la parole a été donnée à tous les acteurs de ce projet ambitieux et novateur : psychiatres, sociologues, psychologues et bien entendu, médiateurs. Le résultat en est un patchwork de points de vue et d'expériences qui met en lumière la construction d'une révolution intranquille...


Rough Ideas

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A collection of essays on music and life by the famed classical pianist and composer Stephen Hough is one of the world’s leading pianists, winning global ...

  • L'auteur : Stephen Hough
  • Editeur: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • ISBN: 0374721408
  • Genre: Music
  • Nombre de pages: 464
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: A collection of essays on music and life by the famed classical pianist and composer Stephen Hough is one of the world’s leading pianists, winning global acclaim and numerous awards, both for his concerts and his recordings. He is also a writer, composer, and painter, and has been described by The Economist as one of “Twenty Living Polymaths.” Hough writes informally and engagingly about music and the life of a musician, from the broader aspects of what it is to walk out onto a stage or to make a recording, to specialist tips from deep inside the practice room: how to trill, how to pedal, how to practice. He also writes vividly about people he’s known, places he’s traveled to, books he’s read, paintings he’s seen; and he touches on more controversial subjects, such as assisted suicide and abortion. Even religion is there—the possibility of the existence of God, problems with some biblical texts, and the challenges involved in being a gay Catholic. Rough Ideas is an illuminating, constantly surprising introduction to the life and mind of one of our great cultural figures.


Journal de la vie absente

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"Ivan le magnifique, créateur et dispensateur d'émotion, de poésie, d'amitié joyeuse, démesurément généreux, conteur lyrique et peintre fou de coul ...

  • L'auteur : Denise Kawun
  • Editeur: Editions L\'Harmattan
  • ISBN: 2296446116
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Nombre de pages: 108
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: "Ivan le magnifique, créateur et dispensateur d'émotion, de poésie, d'amitié joyeuse, démesurément généreux, conteur lyrique et peintre fou de couleurs.". Dans ce journal-portrait, qu'elle a tenu de 2001 à 2007 après la mort d'Ivan, Denise Kawun, en s'adressant à lui, fait revivre le peintre d'origine slave, Saint-Germain-des-Prés dans le Paris disparu des années 50, puis l'atelier et la bergerie dans la ferme du Cantal, les rencontres et les amitiés autour d'un être hors du commun, et surtout le lien amoureux près de cinquante années durant.


Petit lexique intranquille de la télévision

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« Un petit lexique amoureux est une occasion de dire qu’il y a aussi dans le journalisme de la naïveté, de l’utopie et de l’idéal, donc beaucoup ...

  • L'auteur : Philippe Lefait
  • Editeur: Stock
  • ISBN: 2234070457
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Nombre de pages: 252
  • Langue: French/English
  • Vues: 679
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Détails: « Un petit lexique amoureux est une occasion de dire qu’il y a aussi dans le journalisme de la naïveté, de l’utopie et de l’idéal, donc beaucoup d’affect. Dans ce métier, à vingt-cinq ans, on veut refaire le monde ; à quarante-cinq, on essaie d’en limiter les dégâts ; après on pense à autre chose, à moins que, dans le courrier du matin après une émission, on ait lu : « Merci de me donner matière à réfléchir, pas du prêt-à-penser. » Le propos est amoureux et toujours passionné. Il s’agit d’un vécu de terrain. De l’écriture du journal à la suppression de la publicité à la télé par Nicolas Sarkozy. Du grand reportage au « tout info ». Du journalisme comme moyen de rentabilité au téléspectateur devenu le consommateur d’un « produit » en boucle. Du plaisir d’accueillir un bel auteur qu’on a envie de suivre à la minuscule jouissance du scoop. De la volonté de faire réfléchir à la fabrique de l’illusion. Du grand public à la ménagère de moins de cinquante ans. Du smartphone et du web qui feraient de vous et moi un grand reporter du monde à la communication mondialisée et occidentalisée. De l’information au « temps de cerveau humain disponible » vendu à une boisson gazeuse. » Philippe Lefait Parmi les diverses entrées de ce lexique, on trouvera : Audimat, dommage qu’un lexique amoureux commence par ce chancre... Infiniment, parce qu’un jour, écoutant une interview se terminer par : « Merci, Madame Bettencourt, merci beaucoup, merci infiniment... », on se demande « De quoi ? » Fortune, celle du gagnant du loto dont on choisit de faire la une alors même qu’on génocide du côté des grands lacs en Afrique. Plaisir, de la rencontre, de l’invité qui se donne. Ce jour-là, Roland Dubillard. Présentation, celle du journal, « une masturbation sans les mains ». Solitude, quand le rouge est mis et que le ventre rétrécit, encore aujourd’hui.


Knives in Hens

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'I have no name for the thing which is in my head. It is not envy. It is more than envy. It does not scare me. I must look close enough to look at what it ...

  • L'auteur : David Harrower
  • Editeur: Bloomsbury Publishing
  • ISBN: 135005965X
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Nombre de pages: 48
  • Langue: French/English
  • Vues: 611
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Détails: 'I have no name for the thing which is in my head. It is not envy. It is more than envy. It does not scare me. I must look close enough to look at what it is.' A ploughman and his wife live a simple existence in a pre-industrial time until they, along with the hated local miller, are drawn into a struggle of knowledge, power and attraction. David Harrower's haunting play established him as one of the UK's leading contemporary playwrights. This new edition is published to coincide with the new production of this tense modern classic at the Donmar Warehouse in August 2017, directed by Yaël Farber.


Normal People

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LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE: A wondrously wise, genuinely unputdownable new novel from Sally Rooney, winner of the 2017 Sunday Times Young Writer o ...

  • L'auteur : Sally Rooney
  • Editeur: Knopf Canada
  • ISBN: 073527648X
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Nombre de pages: 272
  • Langue: French/English
  • Vues: 1542
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Détails: LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE: A wondrously wise, genuinely unputdownable new novel from Sally Rooney, winner of the 2017 Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year Award (at 26, tied with Zadie Smith for the youngest-ever recipient)--the quintessential coming-of-age love story for our time. Connell Waldron is one of the most popular boys in his small-town high school--he is a star of the football team, an excellent student, and never wanting for attention from girls. The one thing he doesn't have is money. Marianne Sheridan, a classmate of Connell's, has the opposite problem. Marianne is plain-looking, odd, and stubborn, and while her family is well-off, she has no friends to speak of. There is, however, a deep and undeniable connection between the two teenagers, one that develops into a secret relationship. Everything changes when both Connell and Marianne are accepted to Trinity College. Suddenly Marianne is well-liked and elegant, holding court with her intellectual friends while Connell hangs at the sidelines, not quite as fluent in language of the elite. Throughout their years at university, Marianne and Connell circle each other, falling in and out of romance but never straying far from where they started. And as Marianne experiments with an increasingly dangerous string of boyfriends, Connell must decide how far he is willing to go to save his oldest friend. Sally Rooney brings her brilliant psychological acuity and perfectly spare prose to a novel that explores the subtleties of class, the electricity of first love, and the inescapable challenges of family and friendships. Normal People is a book that you will read in one sitting, and then immediately share with your friends.


The Chef

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A thriller and love story that has gripped readers across Europe, filled with culinary exploits and sexual adventures, and includes 16 recipesAs the financ ...

  • L'auteur : Martin Suter
  • Editeur: Atlantic Books
  • ISBN: 0857892924
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Nombre de pages: 304
  • Langue: French/English
  • Vues: 1411
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Détails: A thriller and love story that has gripped readers across Europe, filled with culinary exploits and sexual adventures, and includes 16 recipesAs the financial crisis tightens its grip on Europe, the gilded world of Zurich's leading restaurant, Chez Huwyler, seems immune to plunging stock markets and collapsing banks. But behind the scenes, even the rarefied world of haute cuisine is feeling the bite and so Maravan, a Tamil dishwasher and undiscovered culinary genius, and Andrea, a stunningly beautiful waitress, find themselves out of work and needing to find another way to survive. After Maravan seduces Andrea by cooking her a dinner that fuses the aphrodisiac recipes of his ancestors with the necromancy of molecular gastronomy, Andrea hits upon a business idea: romantic catering for couples. But even culinary magic can't ward off recession and when their new company begins to struggle, they are forced to enter into a much more unsavory business, plunging them deep into an underworld where murder and sex feed otherwise unquenchable thirsts.


Landscapes and Landforms of Turkey

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This book on Turkish geomorphology offers location descriptions, based on their dynamics and evolution processes, including hydrology, tectonics, volcanism ...

  • L'auteur : Catherine Kuzucuoğlu,Attila Çiner,Nizamettin Kazancı
  • Editeur: Springer
  • ISBN: 3030035158
  • Genre: Science
  • Nombre de pages: 632
  • Langue: French/English
  • Vues: 1991
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Détails: This book on Turkish geomorphology offers location descriptions, based on their dynamics and evolution processes, including hydrology, tectonics, volcanism, slopes, coasts, ice/snow, and wind. It presents landforms as a result of evolution (Quaternary, Holocene, historic) and in relation to the elements determining and/or impacting this evolution (vegetation, soil, hydrology, geology, climate, sea level and human action) as well as the resulting landscapes. Richly illustrated with pictures from each site, including geomorphological maps and sections, it explains the risks associated with the geomorphological dynamics (on local and global scales), natural and/or cultural heritage (archaeology, prehistory, history, architectural specifications adapted to the landscape), as well as challenges for human society (endangered landscape, protection/conservation rules/statutes, posters/paintings.).


I Die by This Country

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The first novel available to English readers by Fawzia Zouari, one of the most important North African authors writing today, begins with an emergency crew ...

  • L'auteur : Fawzia Zouari
  • Editeur: University of Virginia Press
  • ISBN: 0813940249
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Nombre de pages: 164
  • Langue: French/English
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Détails: The first novel available to English readers by Fawzia Zouari, one of the most important North African authors writing today, begins with an emergency crew’s arrival at a Parisian apartment. Two emaciated young women, sisters, are brought out on stretchers. To the crowd of onlookers the women’s condition is mystifying; for the two sisters, this is the inescapable end to a tragic series of events. Inspired by an actual news story from the French headlines, I Die by This Country introduces us to Nacéra and Amira. Casting her mind back in the midst of the opening pages’ upheaval, Nacéra pieces together her fragmentary knowledge of her parents’ lives in rural French Algeria and their immigration to Paris in the years following Algeria’s war for independence. Her memories of how both she and Amira struggled to find their place as children of immigrants reveals the enormous stress of social exclusion and identity conflicts facing immigrant youth. Nacéra and her family yearn for acceptance, but the reader sees this dream becoming increasingly unattainable. Zouari’s frank prose and penetrating storytelling deftly relates the multigenerational experience of Franco-Algerian immigration during the last quarter of the twentieth century. As France continues, like so many western countries, to struggle with questions regarding national identity, immigration, and its colonial past, the experiences depicted in this novel resonate more than ever.