By Wendy Potter-Springer
On the grounds that 1973, Storey's kingdom knowledge announcements have provided functional, hands-on directions designed to assist readers grasp dozens of nation residing abilities speedy and simply. There at the moment are greater than one hundred seventy titles during this sequence, and their striking acceptance displays the typical wish of nation and town dwellers alike to domesticate own independence in daily life.
By Northern Lights
A finished evaluate of the French and Indian battle, together with biographies and whole or excerpted memoirs, speeches, and different resource files.
By Peyo, Thierry Culliford, Luc Parthoens, Alain Maury
By M. Édouard Lucas
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By Gérard Bonnet
L'exhibitionnisme pornographique nous lance aujourd'hui un enormous défi qui nous laisse démunis, divisés, sans réponse à lengthy terme. Pourtant, il y a urgence, vehicle cette invasion touche de plus en plus les enfants et les youngsters : pour eux, le passage de los angeles sexualité childish à los angeles sexualité adulte ne peut se faire qu'au terme d'une élaboration imaginaire où l. a. pudeur tient une position capitale. Cette élaboration est aujourd'hui court-circuitée par l. a. pornographie qui constitue une véritable forme de pédophilie à l'échelle planétaire, s'insinue dans nos kin, au aspect qu'elle est devenue en quelques années une sorte de nouvelle épreuve initiatique pour les jeunes, l. a. principale en matière de sexualité.
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By Burton D. Fisher
A complete consultant to Mozart's immortal THE MAGIC FLUTE (Die Zauberflote), that includes insightful statement and research, entire tale Synopsis with 30 song Examples, a whole NEWLY TRANSLATED LIBRETTO with track Examples, Discography, Videography, and a Dictionary of Opera and Musical phrases.
By Mosco Carner
This booklet is meant essentially as a consultant for the opera goer. It incorporates a synopsis of the plot, with symptoms of the subjects and motifs utilized in it, and discusses the fashion of the opera, Tosca being a regular instance of Italian naturalism in operas, verismo. It compares Puccini's libretto with Sardou's play l. a. Tosca, analyses the close-knit constitution of the paintings and examines salient issues within the tune. It additionally describes the genesis of the paintings (quoting anywhere applicable, Puccini's personal feedback approximately it), its first construction and early reception. A subsidiary goal of the booklet is to offer the critiques, optimistic and unfavourable, which were expressed by way of a variety of critics in regards to the opera for the reason that its first creation in 1900. There are contributions from the distinguished singer and manufacturer of Tosca Tito Gobbi, and different musicologists, Roger Parker and William Ashbrook. Malcolm Walker has supplied a discography.