Le Bugaled Breih Les secrets d Etat autour d un naufrage

Titre : Le Bugaled Breih Les secrets d Etat autour d un naufrage
Auteur : Laurent RICHARD
Éditeur : First
ISBN-13 : 9782754027557
Libération : 2011-01-06

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15 janvier 2004 : un chalutier breton, le Bugaled Breizh, chavire au large des côtes anglaises. 5 marins-pêcheurs chevronnés disparaissent lors du drame, et toute la France est en émoi. Mais qui a coulé le Bugaled ? Une rocambolesque course-poursuite contre son agresseur présumé est lancée. Les politiques désignent un navire philippin, finalement innocenté. Mais alors que s'est-il réellement passé le jour du naufrage ? Après 6 mois passé au fond de l'eau, le Bugaled est renfloué pour expertise, afin de déterminer les causes du chavirage. Un sous-marin ? Un exercice de l'OTAN était prévu le lendemain du drame et de nombreux sous-marins sont déjà sur zone ce 15 janvier. Mais un autre exercice, anglais cette fois, était en cours à l'heure du naufrage. Informations cachées par les autorités anglaises et françaises pendant un an, qui ne pouvaient pas l'ignorer. 3 ans jour pour jour après le naufrage, mensonges, omissions, manipulations, toutes les ficelles de la désinformation sont omniprésentes. Quelle terrible vérité veut-on cacher ?

L express international

Titre : L express international
Auteur :
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : IND:30000115541793
Libération : 2007

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Diving the World

Titre : Diving the World
Auteur : Norbert Wu
Éditeur : Hugh Lauter Levin Assc
ISBN-13 : 0883635100
Libération : 2003

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The author culls images and data gathered from his dives around the globe to present the undrwater world in all its diversity--hammerhead sharks, schools of tropical fish, coral, kelp forests, and sea creatures of dizzying varieties, all found just a few feet beneath the surface.

Highland Ever After

Titre : Highland Ever After
Auteur : Maya Banks
Éditeur : Ballantine Books
ISBN-13 : 0345533259
Libération : 2014-04

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Maya Banks, the New York Times bestselling author of erotic romance, romantic suspense, and contemporary romance, has captivated readers with her steamy Scottish historical novels, perfect for fans of Julie Garwood. In Highland Ever After, a fierce warrior spurns his king and surrenders to a love as indomitable as the Highlands. After Scotland's three strongest clans forge a formidable alliance, an uneasy king plots to consolidate power. Knowing that true strength lies in possessing land, fealty, and hearts, he orders sweet Taliesan McHugh to submit to a marriage that will give him control of the coveted McHugh keep. A tender beauty, Taliesan accepts her fate, certain that her lame leg has made her undesirable to any man—until she is swept into the powerful embrace of rugged, devilishly sensual Brodie Armstrong, a warrior who vows to shield her from brutality at any cost. Fearless and bold, Brodie refuses his king's command to stand down. Instead, he conspires to rescue the rare beauty whose bravery and innocence stir his blood as no woman ever has. As desperate power struggles reverberate throughout the Highlands, Brodie defies his king and devotes himself to the only mission that commands his loyalty, his blood, and his honor: winning Taliesan's heart.

When Languages Die The Extinction of the World s Languages and the Erosion of Human Knowledge

Titre : When Languages Die The Extinction of the World s Languages and the Erosion of Human Knowledge
Auteur : K. David Harrison Assistant Professor of Linguistics Swarthmore College
Éditeur : Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN-13 : 9780198040170
Libération : 2007-02-01

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It is commonly agreed by linguists and anthropologists that the majority of languages spoken now around the globe will likely disappear within our lifetime. The phenomenon known as language death has started to accelerate as the world has grown smaller. This extinction of languages, and the knowledge therein, has no parallel in human history. K. David Harrison's book is the first to focus on the essential question, what is lost when a language dies? What forms of knowledge are embedded in a language's structure and vocabulary? And how harmful is it to humanity that such knowledge is lost forever? Harrison spans the globe from Siberia, to North America, to the Himalayas and elsewhere, to look at the human knowledge that is slowly being lost as the languages that express it fade from sight. He uses fascinating anecdotes and portraits of some of these languages' last remaining speakers, in order to demonstrate that this knowledge about ourselves and the world is inherently precious and once gone, will be lost forever. This knowledge is not only our cultural heritage (oral histories, poetry, stories, etc.) but very useful knowledge about plants, animals, the seasons, and other aspects of the natural world--not to mention our understanding of the capacities of the human mind. Harrison's book is a testament not only to the pressing issue of language death, but to the remarkable span of human knowledge and ingenuity. It will fascinate linguists, anthropologists, and general readers.

International Companion Encyclopedia of Children s Literature

Titre : International Companion Encyclopedia of Children s Literature
Auteur : Peter Hunt
Éditeur : Routledge
ISBN-13 : 9781134436835
Libération : 2004-08-02

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Children's literature continues to be one of the most rapidly expanding and exciting of interdisciplinary academic studies, of interest to anyone concerned with literature, education, internationalism, childhood or culture in general. The second edition of Peter Hunt's bestselling International Companion Encyclopedia of Children's Literature offers comprehensive coverage of the subject across the world, with substantial, accessible, articles by specialists and world-ranking experts. Almost everything is here, from advanced theory to the latest practice – from bibliographical research to working with books and children with special needs. This edition has been expanded and includes over fifty new articles. All of the other articles have been updated, substantially revised or rewritten, or have revised bibliographies. New topics include Postcolonialism, Comparative Studies, Ancient Texts, Contemporary Children's Rhymes and Folklore, Contemporary Comics, War, Horror, Series Fiction, Film, Creative Writing, and 'Crossover' literature. The international section has been expanded to reflect world events, and now includes separate articles on countries such as the Baltic states, the Czech and Slovak Republics, Iran, Korea, Mexico and Central America, Slovenia, and Taiwan.

From Hell

Titre : From Hell
Auteur : Alan Moore
Éditeur : Top Shelf Productions
ISBN-13 : 9781603091794
Libération : 1989

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Winner of the Eisner, Harvey, and Ignatz Awards for Best Graphic Novel. A New York Times Bestseller! "Remarkable."-- Leo Carey, The New Yorker "... dark, fearsomely complex..."-- Douglas Wolk, Publishers Weekly "My all-time favorite graphic novel... an immense, majestic work about the Jack the Ripper murders, the dark Victorian world they happened in, and the birth of the 20th century."-- Warren Ellis, Entertainment Weekly "Moore's works have often defied the public's expectations of the medium, and his most ambitious work, the massive graphic novel From Hell, is no exception... The result is at once a meditation on evil, a police procedural and a commentary on Victorian England. ... an impressive piece of work."-- Patrick Day, The Los Angeles Times "... a massive exploration of the Jack The Ripper murders that incorporates British history, Masonic ritual, and London geography in a fascinating and horrifying conspiracy theory."-- Tasha Robinson, The AV Club From Hell is the story of Jack the Ripper, perhaps the most infamous man in the annals of murder. Detailing the events leading up to the Whitechapel killings and the cover-up that followed, From Hell is a meditation on the mind of a madman whose savagery and violence gave birth to the 20th century. The serialized story, presented in its entirety in this volume, has garnered widespread attention from critics and scholars, and has been adapted into a major motion picture from Twentieth Century Fox starring Johnny Depp and Heather Graham. Often regarded as one of the most significant graphic novels ever published, From Hell combines meticulous research with educated speculation, resulting in a masterpiece of historical fiction both compelling and terrifying.