The Land at the End of the World

Titre : The Land at the End of the World
Auteur : António Lobo Antunes
Éditeur : W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN-13 : 9780393077766
Libération : 2011

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A Portuguese medic, returning to Lisbon after a tour of duty in Angola, is haunted by the memories of war and feels completely detached from the ordered world of his privileged youth.

Someone I Loved

Titre : Someone I Loved
Auteur : Anna Gavalda
Éditeur : Penguin
ISBN-13 : 110121726X
Libération : 2005-04-05

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More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA.

Rankings and Accountability in Higher Education Uses and Misuses

Titre : Rankings and Accountability in Higher Education Uses and Misuses
Auteur : Unesco
Éditeur : UNESCO
ISBN-13 : 9789230011567
Libération : 2013

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The growing impact of university rankings on public policy and on students choices has stirred controversy worldwide. This unique volume brings together the architects of university rankings and their critics to debate the uses and misuses of existing rankings. With voices from five continents, it provides a comprehensive overview of current thinking on the subject and sets out alternative approaches and complementary tools for a new era of transparent and informed use of higher education ranking tables.

Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes

Titre : Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes
Auteur : Robert Louis Stevenson
Éditeur : Trajectory Inc
ISBN-13 : 9781632098542
Libération : 2014-10-01

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Trajectory presents classics of world literature with 21st century features! Our original-text editions include the following visual enhancements to foster a deeper understanding of the work: Word Clouds at the start of each chapter highlight important words. Word, sentence, paragraph counts, and reading time help readers and teachers determine chapter complexity. Co-occurrence graphs depict character-to-character interactions as well character to place interactions. Sentiment indexes identify positive and negative trends in mood within each chapter. Frequency graphs help display the impact this book has had on popular culture since its original date of publication. Use Trajectory analytics to deepen comprehension, to provide a focus for discussions and writing assignments, and to engage new readers with some of the greatest stories ever told. "Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes" by Robert Louis Stevenson is Stevenson's account of his expedition through the countryside of France in 1878 with a donkey named Modestine.

Groups Acting on Hyperbolic Space

Titre : Groups Acting on Hyperbolic Space
Auteur : Juergen Elstrodt
Éditeur : Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN-13 : 9783662036266
Libération : 2013-03-09

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This book is concerned with discontinuous groups of motions of the unique connected and simply connected Riemannian 3-manifold of constant curva ture -1, which is traditionally called hyperbolic 3-space. This space is the 3-dimensional instance of an analogous Riemannian manifold which exists uniquely in every dimension n :::: 2. The hyperbolic spaces appeared first in the work of Lobachevski in the first half of the 19th century. Very early in the last century the group of isometries of these spaces was studied by Steiner, when he looked at the group generated by the inversions in spheres. The ge ometries underlying the hyperbolic spaces were of fundamental importance since Lobachevski, Bolyai and Gauß had observed that they do not satisfy the axiom of parallels. Already in the classical works several concrete coordinate models of hy perbolic 3-space have appeared. They make explicit computations possible and also give identifications of the full group of motions or isometries with well-known matrix groups. One such model, due to H. Poincare, is the upper 3 half-space IH in JR . The group of isometries is then identified with an exten sion of index 2 of the group PSL(2,

EU Citizenship and Federalism

Titre : EU Citizenship and Federalism
Auteur : Dimitry Kochenov
Éditeur : Cambridge University Press
ISBN-13 : 9781108146111
Libération : 2017-03-24

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Kochenov's definitive collection examines the under-utilised potential of EU citizenship, proposing and defending its position as a systemic element of EU law endowed with foundational importance. Leading experts in EU constitutional law scrutinise the internal dynamics in the triad of EU citizenship, citizenship rights and the resulting vertical delimitation of powers in Europe, analysing the far-reaching constitutional implications. Linking the constitutional question of federalism and citizenship, the volume establishes an innovative new framework where these rights become agents and rationales of European integration and legal change, located beyond the context of the internal market and free movement. It maps the role of citizenship in this shifting landscape, outlining key options for a Europe of the future.

changes et diffusion dans la pr histoire m diterran enne

Titre : changes et diffusion dans la pr histoire m diterran enne
Auteur : Bernard Vandermeersch
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : 2735504565
Libération : 2003

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Bernard Vandermeersch A été écrit sous une forme ou une autre pendant la plus grande partie de sa vie. Vous pouvez trouver autant d'inspiration de changes et diffusion dans la pr histoire m diterran enne Aussi informatif et amusant. Cliquez sur le bouton TÉLÉCHARGER ou Lire en ligne pour obtenir gratuitement le livre de titre $ gratuitement.

Aur lia

Titre : Aur lia
Auteur : Gérard de Nerval
Éditeur : Green Integer Books
ISBN-13 : STANFORD:36105110841272
Libération : 2001-06

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An autobiographical fiction of major appeal.

Bob Dylan

Titre : Bob Dylan
Auteur : Clinton Heylin
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : 0571272401
Libération : 2011

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In virtually all areas of Dylan's life - Heylin is able to provide a fascinating picture of a man who, over thirty years, has changed the course of popular music from the 1960s to today, and also won three Grammy awards.