Objectif TFI [Test de Français International]: Guide de by Martine Badefort

By Martine Badefort

Objectif TFI est un consultant destin# #224; sentra#238;ner au attempt de Fran#231;ais foreign. Cest aussi un ouvrage dapprentissage du fran#231;ais langue #trang#232;re.Cet ouvrage contient :- une pr#sentation du TFI- un mini-test- un attempt complet- un appendice avec les transcriptions de tous les files sonores entendus dans le mini-test et le try- un CD audio pour l. a. compr#hension orale, enregistr# avec diff#rentes voix et diff#rents accents

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The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture: Volume 19: by Amy Louise Wood

By Amy Louise Wood

A lot of the violence that has been linked to the U.S. has had specific salience for the South, from its excessive murder premiums, or its bloody historical past of racial clash, to southerners' renowned attachment to weapons and conventional help for capital punishment. With over ninety five entries, this quantity of The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture explores the main major varieties and lots of of the main harrowing incidences of violence that experience plagued southern society over the last three hundred years.

Following an in depth evaluation by means of editor Amy wooden, the quantity explores a variety of subject matters, comparable to violence opposed to and between American Indians, hard work violence, arson, violence and reminiscence, suicide, and anti-abortion violence. Taken jointly, those entries expand our figuring out of what has pushed southerners of assorted sessions and numerous ethnicities to devote acts of violence, whereas addressing the ways that southerners have conceptualized that violence, spoke back to it, or resisted it. This quantity enriches our realizing of the tradition of violence and its influence on rules approximately legislations and crime, approximately ancient culture and social swap, and approximately race and gender--not in basic terms within the South yet within the kingdom as a whole.

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China-Asian sub-regional cooperation : progress, problems by Mingjiang Li, Chong Guan Kwa

By Mingjiang Li, Chong Guan Kwa

The GMS Cooperation; The Pan-Beibu Gulf fiscal Cooperation; Sub-regional monetary Zones in China and Implications for ASEAN-China Cooperation; ASEAN financial development Triangles; Hydropower improvement within the Mekong area; China and ASEAN family members after CAFTA; China's starting to be fiscal Gravity in Southeast Asia

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Ancient Mesopotamia (Greenhaven Encyclopedia) by Don Nardo

By Don Nardo

Mesopotamia, the "land among the rivers," was once the positioning of the world's first actual towns, empires, large-scale engineering tasks, and written literature. The background, tradition, and contributions of the pivotal civilizations that inhabited the realm are provided in vibrant element during this quantity, consisting of the increase and fall of Sumeria, Babylonia, Assyria, and Persia. (20030501)

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French Literature: A Very Short Introduction by John D. Lyons

By John D. Lyons

The background of literature within the French language is wealthy, different, wide in time and area, and beautiful either to its quick public--readers of French--and additionally to a world viewers reached via translations and movie variations. the 1st nice works of this repertory have been written within the 12th century in northern France, and now, initially of the twenty-first century, this literature contains authors writing in lots of elements of the realm, starting from the Caribbean to Western Africa. This Very brief Introduction provides the reader a simple orientation to this energetic literary global through targeting texts (epics, novels, performs, poems, screenplays) that main issue protagonists whose adventures and conflicts exhibit shifts in literary and social practices. From the hero of the medieval Song of Roland to the Caribbean heroines of I, Tituba, Black Witch of Salem or the eu expatriate in Japan in Fear and Trembling, those complex protagonists let us comprehend what pursuits writers and readers around the extensive global of French literature.

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Au temps des Vikings (La Vie Privee des Hommes) by Louis-Rene Nougier (текст), Pierre Joubert (иллюстрации)

By Louis-Rene Nougier (текст), Pierre Joubert (иллюстрации)

Au temps des Vikings (Повседневная жизнь викингов (793-1066 гг.)) - двенадцатая книга популярной серии Повседневная жизнь людей от французского издательства Hachette. Викинги - скандинавские мореходы, которые в VIII—XI веках совершали морские походы от Винланда до Биармии и от Каспия до Северной Африки, держа в постоянном страхе все цивилизованные народы. В основном это были свободные крестьяне датского, норвежского и шведского происхождения, которых толкали за пределы родных стран перенаселение и жажда лёгкой наживы.

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World War II: A Student Companion (Oxford Student Companions by William L. O'Neill

By William L. O'Neill

International warfare II used to be the bloodiest and farthest-reaching army clash in human historical past, which ended in the annihilation of a few 60 million humans. This authoritative and thorough quantity summarizes the fundamental information about the warfare in bright, obtainable entries. It beneficial properties: * short biographical images of outstanding army and political leaders, from Bradley to Zhukov * informative analyses of vital battles and political occasions, from blitzkrieg to Yalta* info on army businesses, military, military, and air strength devices, and theaters of conflict * descriptions of person weapon sessions, from flame throwers to U-boats * insightful articles on war-related matters, similar to domestic entrance and financing the warfare * profiles of the major engaging international locations * clarification of war-specific phrases, resembling unconditional quit and civil safeguard * entries on lesser recognized topics--including Navajo code breakers and Afrika corps * additional analyzing lists following each one access * a listing of museums and old websites, together with online info * an entire chronology of vital dates * Cross-references following every one access whereas focusing totally on the yank warfare attempt, the writer has included broad fabric in regards to the different significant contributors within the conflictnotably the Soviet Union, Germany, Japan, nice Britain, France, Italy, and China. O'Neill doesn't hesitate to take on debatable issues--from the atomic bomb to the inability of an American heavy tank. Over 220 photos and maps, and an in depth index make global battle II: A pupil better half a great introductory source for college students and readers drawn to glossy historical past.

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