Livres hebdo

Titre : Livres hebdo
Auteur : François Gros
Éditeur : Odile Jacob
ISBN-13 : 2742702180
Libération : 1994

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" Il y a des seins pleins de calme. Il y a des seins pleins de douleur. Il y a des seins pleins de passion. Il y a des seins pleins de divorce. Il y a des seins pleins de calamités. Il y a des seins pleins de poison. Il y a des seins pleins d'énervement. Il y a des seins pleins de larmes. Il y a des seins pleins de nuit. Il y a des seins pleins de surprises. Il y a des seins pleins de charité. Il y a des seins pleins d'adultère. Il y a des seins pleins d'or amassé. " Catalogue irraisonné, variation infinie sur le même objet, le livre des seins est un inventaire fou, baroque, parsemé de métaphores délirantes, le livre d'un adorateur, que Ramon Gomez de la Serna écrivit, de son propre aveu, " à là va comme je te presse, jonglant ludiquement avec les brefs ivoires des seins, jouant du style, les modelant du verbe et de l'imagination comme en leur propre céramique idéale ".

Tetrabiblos

Titre : Tetrabiblos
Auteur : Ptolemy
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : OCLC:247172382
Libération : 1948

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Ptolemy A été écrit sous une forme ou une autre pendant la plus grande partie de sa vie. Vous pouvez trouver autant d'inspiration de Tetrabiblos Aussi informatif et amusant. Cliquez sur le bouton TÉLÉCHARGER ou Lire en ligne pour obtenir gratuitement le livre de titre $ gratuitement.

The Luminaries

Titre : The Luminaries
Auteur : Eleanor Catton
Éditeur : Granta Books
ISBN-13 : 9781847085931
Libération : 2013-08-01

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It is 1866, and Walter Moody has come to make his fortune upon the New Zealand goldfields. On arrival, he stumbles across a tense gathering of twelve local men, who have met in secret to discuss a series of unsolved crimes. A wealthy man has vanished, a whore has tried to end her life, and an enormous fortune has been discovered in the home of a luckless drunk. Moody is soon drawn into the mystery: a network of fates and fortunes that is as complex and exquisitely patterned as the night sky. The Luminaries is an extraordinary piece of fiction. It is full of narrative, linguistic and psychological pleasures, and has a fiendishly clever and original structuring device. Written in pitch-perfect historical register, richly evoking a mid-19th century world of shipping and banking and goldrush boom and bust, it is also a ghost story, and a gripping mystery. It is a thrilling achievement and will confirm for critics and readers that Catton is one of the brightest stars in the international writing firmament.

Astrologia Gallica

Titre : Astrologia Gallica
Auteur : Jean Baptiste Morin
Éditeur : American Federation of Astr
ISBN-13 : 9780866904254
Libération : 1994

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This book is an English translation of Morin's treatise on Primary Directions, which constitutes Book 22 of his Astrologia Gallica, with appendices containing supplementary material relating to Book 22, and addenda containing fundamental astrological principles, in particular the Table of Universal Rulerships of the Planets from Book 13, the Universal Laws of Judgments of Solar and Lunar Returns from Book 23, and Aphorisms stating the Principal Laws of Transits along with Rules for the Prediction of Future Events from Book 24. This translation supplements Richard S. Baldwin's translation of Book 21 on Determinations (also published by the AFA). The two translations together provide a core subset of the theory of Natal Astrology set forth by J-B Morin (1583-1656), the leading figure of French astrology. Morin's theory is based upon the use of determinations and accidental significators. Thus, it differs radically from the common theory that largely ignores derived houses and uses universal significators. Also, it is event-oriented rather than esoteric or psychological. The translator, James Herschel Holden, is Research Director of the American Federation of Astrologers and has been especially interested in the history of astrology.

In FED We Trust

Titre : In FED We Trust
Auteur : David Wessel
Éditeur : Crown Business
ISBN-13 : 9780307459701
Libération : 2009-08-04

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“Whatever it takes” That was Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke’s vow as the worst financial panic in more than fifty years gripped the world and he struggled to avoid the once unthinkable: a repeat of the Great Depression. Brilliant but temperamentally cautious, Bernanke researched and wrote about the causes of the Depression during his career as an academic. Then when thrust into a role as one of the most important people in the world, he was compelled to boldness by circumstances he never anticipated. The president of the United States can respond instantly to a missile attack with America’s military might, but he cannot respond to a financial crisis with real money unless Congress acts. The Fed chairman can. Bernanke did. Under his leadership the Fed spearheaded the biggest government intervention in more than half a century and effectively became the fourth branch of government, with no direct accountability to the nation’s voters. Believing that the economic catastrophe of the 1930s was largely the fault of a sluggish and wrongheaded Federal Reserve, Bernanke was determined not to repeat that epic mistake. In this penetrating look inside the most powerful economic institution in the world, David Wessel illuminates its opaque and undemocratic inner workings, while revealing how the Bernanke Fed led the desperate effort to prevent the world’s financial engine from grinding to a halt. In piecing together the fullest, most authoritative, and alarming picture yet of this decisive moment in our nation’s history, In Fed We Trust answers the most critical questions. Among them: • What did Bernanke and his team at the Fed know–and what took them by surprise? Which of their actions stretched–or even ripped through–the Fed’s legal authority? Which chilling numbers and indicators made them feel they had no choice? • What were they thinking at pivotal moments during the race to sell Bear Stearns, the unsuccessful quest to save Lehman Brothers, and the virtual nationalization of AIG, Fannie Mae, and Freddie Mac? What were they saying to one another when, as Bernanke put it to Wessel: “We came very close to Depression 2.0”? • How well did Bernanke, former treasury secretary Hank Paulson, and then New York Fed president Tim Geithner perform under intense pressure? • How did the crisis prompt a reappraisal of the once-impregnable reputation of Alan Greenspan? In Fed We Trust is a breathtaking and singularly perceptive look at a historic episode in American and global economic history. From the Hardcover edition.

Initiation Human and Solar

Titre : Initiation Human and Solar
Auteur : Alice Bailey
Éditeur : Library of Alexandria
ISBN-13 : 9781465576699
Libération : 1924

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Alice Bailey A été écrit sous une forme ou une autre pendant la plus grande partie de sa vie. Vous pouvez trouver autant d'inspiration de Initiation Human and Solar Aussi informatif et amusant. Cliquez sur le bouton TÉLÉCHARGER ou Lire en ligne pour obtenir gratuitement le livre de titre $ gratuitement.

Spiritual Astrology

Titre : Spiritual Astrology
Auteur : Jan Spiller
Éditeur : Simon and Schuster
ISBN-13 : 9781439124208
Libération : 1988-11-15

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The first book to link the influence of the planets to the growth of the soul, Spiritual Astrology is a simple yet complete astrological guide to understanding life's higher purpose and finding the key to your personal * self-expression * self-worth and emotional security * public achievement * independence and freedom of spirit * emotional ecstasy * self-mastery and personal power * and much more Spiritual Astrology's breakthrough -- the startling rediscovery of the importance of the solar and lunar eclipses occurring just before one's birth -- reveals the lessons you came here to learn and teach, and provides a revelation to anyone who has ever looked to the zodiac for guidance.

The great year

Titre : The great year
Auteur : Nicholas Campion
Éditeur : Penguin (Non-Classics)
ISBN-13 : WISC:89056079908
Libération : 1994-11-16

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This panoramic investigation of political and historical thought extends from ancient Mesopotamian times to the present day, and raises important questions about the nature and function of political prophecy in late twentieth-century society.

Jainism

Titre : Jainism
Auteur : Natubhai Shah
Éditeur : Motilal Banarsidass Publishe
ISBN-13 : 8120819381
Libération : 1998

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Natubhai Shah A été écrit sous une forme ou une autre pendant la plus grande partie de sa vie. Vous pouvez trouver autant d'inspiration de Jainism Aussi informatif et amusant. Cliquez sur le bouton TÉLÉCHARGER ou Lire en ligne pour obtenir gratuitement le livre de titre $ gratuitement.

Seduced by Fame

Titre : Seduced by Fame
Auteur : Isla Fisher
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : 0140254315
Libération : 1995

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Jade Silver wants to escape her unhappy home life and become an actress. Eventually, she gets a part in a soap opera, starring opposite her heart-throb, Daniel Hunter. This is the first novel from Isla Fisher, star of ITV's Home & Away