By Susanne Dahlgren
By Virginie Salvé
Des rencontres peu fortuites dont il se serait bien dispensé lui attirent les pires ennuis. Mais Lucas dispose d'une arme redoutable: sa détermination. Il n'a qu'un seul objectif en tête.
Le chemin sera lengthy et parsemé d'embûches avant d'accéder à des jours meilleurs et en savourer toute l. a. splendeur.
« Bienvenue dans l'univers de ma plume. Je vous invite à y découvrir une tranche de vie émouvante et surprenante à l. a. fois mais jamais dénuée d'humour. »
By Sylvain Maréchal,Sheila Delany
In pre-revolutionary Paris, a tender girl falls for a good-looking younger priest. To be close to him, she attire as a guy, enters his seminary, and is invited to turn into a completely ordained Catholic priest—a occupation forbidden to ladies then as now. Sylvain Maréchal’s epistolary novella bargains a biting rebuke to non secular associations and a hypocritical society; its perspectives on love, marriage, classification, and advantage stay suitable at the present time. The e-book results in los angeles Nouvelle France, which grew to become a part of British-run Canada in the course of Maréchal’s lifetime. With thorough notes and creation by way of Sheila Delany, this primary translation of Maréchal’s novella, l. a. femme abbé, brings a little-known yet revelatory textual content to the eye of readers drawn to French heritage and literature, background of the unconventional, women’s experiences, and non secular studies.
By Philip Kaplan
Kaplan investigates simply what it truly is that fuels the Spitfire's compelling mystique. in the course of wartime, it held an unequalled popularity among Allied and Axis airmen. at the present time, it keeps to carry aviation lovers in thrall. Kaplan highlights the immeasurable contributions of Spitfire designers Reginald J. Mitchell and Joseph Smith, try out pilots Jeffrey Quill, Mutt Summers and Alex Henshaw, and ace Spitfire pilots together with Al Deere, Sailor Malan and Pierre Clostermann. All further to the legend of this beautiful, yet lethal, little fighter.
The starting place and evolution of the airplane are tracked, and the tale of the amazing Merlin engine that powered such a lot of Spitfires via these demanding conflict years and past is delivered to existence. Kaplan considers the phenomenon of the burgeoning warbird circulation, a world wide attempt to revive, look after and demonstrate ratings of Spitfires and lots of different army plane varieties for millions of air express viewers the area over.
There are just a couple of airworthy Mark I Spitfires this day and this e-book centres around the Mk Ia AR213, whose overall recovery to flying prestige was once accomplished in 2008. a lot of its vibrant history is defined, as is the adventure of flying it, within the phrases of either Tony Bianchi and Jonathan Whaley, who've flown it for a few years and, arguably, comprehend it greater than anyone.
In this, the 8th decade of Mitchell's very good fighter, Spitfire: An Icon of the Skies is devoted to the craftsmen and girls who outfitted it.
By Yair Evron
Despite the sour clash that divided Jerusalem and Damascus, a desirable means of oblique – during the usa – and tacit understandings emerged with reference to Lebanon within the Nineteen Seventies. This derived principally from the Israeli deterrence posture which held in cost Syrian army involvement in Lebanon. This ebook, first released in 1987, lines the improvement of the Israeli and Syrian involvement in Lebanon among 1975 and 1985, and of the deterrence discussion which advanced among them. It additionally locations this discussion in the higher context of the general Israeli-Syrian deterrence equation. War and Intervention in Lebanon is a desirable and proper paintings, of serious price to these with an curiosity in diplomacy and center jap historical past, politics and diplomacy.
By S P Cauvain
After an introductory evaluate of bread making as a complete half one discusses wheat and flour caliber. bankruptcy three summarises present learn at the constitution of wheat, offering the context for chapters on wheat proteins (chapters five and six) and starch (chapter 7). There also are chapters on methods of measuring wheat and flour caliber, and enhancing flour for bread making. half studies dough formation and its impression at the constitution and houses of bread. It contains chapters at the molecular constitution of dough, foam formation and bread aeration including dialogue of the position of key materials comparable to water. a last team of chapters then discusses different points of caliber comparable to bettering flavor and dietary homes, in addition to fighting moulds and mycotoxin contamination.
With its distinctive editor and overseas workforce of members, Bread making: bettering caliber is a regular paintings either for and the examine community.
By Camille Dumoulié
By Jean Lacoste
By F.M. Hunter
By Ron Field,Peter Dennis