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  • De la liberte aux etats-unis d'amerique : essai historique

    Michel Chevalier

    Parution : 16 Avril 2018 - Entrée pnb : 18 Avril 2018

    Quelle est l'histoire de la liberté aux Etats-Unis d'Amérique ? Le peuple américain est renommé pour être libre, il aime à l'être, il l'est ; mais comment entend-il la liberté ? Comment la pratique-t-il ? Ce livre aide à comprendre l'histoire de la liberté en Amérique : de la liberté de la personne ...

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  • Anglais The Aesthetic Sense and Religious Sentiment in Animals

    Louis Viardot & Al.

    Parution : 13 Octobre 2020 - Entrée pnb : 14 Octobre 2020

    This book deals with the aesthetic sense and religious sentiment in animals. "The mind of animals is a very old subject of discussion. Descartes and his school regarded an animal as a mere piece of machinery, like a clock or a turnspit. For man alone they reserved intelligence, meaning by that, memo...

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  • Useful Work versus Useless Toil Nouv.

    Anglais Useful Work versus Useless Toil

    William Morris

    Parution : 20 Novembre 2020 - Entrée pnb : 21 Novembre 2020

    It is assumed by most people nowadays that all work is useful, and by most well-to-do people that all work is desirable. Most people, well-to-do or not, believe that, even when a man is doing work which appears to be useless, he is earning his livelihood by it--he is "employed," as the phrase goes; ...

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  • Anglais Of the Epidemics - and Historic Epidemics

    Hippocrates & Al.

    Parution : 16 Avril 2020 - Entrée pnb : 18 Avril 2020

    This book presents the Hippocrates treatise of the epidemics, followed by an essay on historic epidemics. "Epidemic denotes a spreading disease which attacks great numbers of people at certain seasons. The term Epidemic derived from two Greek words, which signify "upon the people - prevalent among...

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  • Anglais The Late Epidemic of Smallpox in the United States

    James Nevins Hyde & Al.

    Parution : 15 Avril 2020 - Entrée pnb : 16 Avril 2020

    This book deals with the Late Epidemic of Smallpox in the United States. "The adaptability of man to his environment is one of many generous provisions for his welfare. But it is a provision with conditions. The adaptation once secure, even a temporary failure of complete adjustment to the environme...

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  • Anglais The Force Behind Nature

    William B. Carpenter

    Parution : 15 Avril 2020 - Entrée pnb : 16 Avril 2020

    This book deals with the Force behind the nature and the study of Man as the Interpreter of Nature. ...

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  • Anglais The Apocalypse of Nature

    Jonh Stewart

    Parution : 7 Avril 2020 - Entrée pnb : 9 Avril 2020

    The incomprehensible cause of motion having hitherto been adored by mankind, under the personification of a deity, with attributes suited to the imagination of the votaries, it is no wonder that more than nineteen twentieths of animate matter, or the brute creation, has been sacrificed to the cruelt...

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  • Anglais The Princess Pocahontas

    Virginia Watson

    Parution : 7 Avril 2020 - Entrée pnb : 9 Avril 2020

    This book deals with the history of Pocahontas. To most of us who have read of the early history of Virginia only in our school histories, Pocahontas is merely a figure in one dramatic scene-her rescue of John Smith. We see her in one mental picture only, kneeling beside the prostrate Englishman, h...

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  • Anglais The Evolution of Hands and Feet

    Robert Macdougall; Henry Bernard

    Parution : 7 Avril 2020 - Entrée pnb : 9 Avril 2020

    In the great family of the animals, to which we ourselves belong, many different kinds of feet and hands are to be found. This book deals with the evolution of our feet and hands. "The succession of organic modifications which resulted in the formation of the human hand is part of the general proces...

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  • Anglais Britain and Welsh Triads

    I. Morganwg; J.Rhys

    Parution : 7 Avril 2020 - Entrée pnb : 8 Avril 2020

    There are three pillars of the social state in the Isle of Britain: the voice of the country, royalty, and judicature, according to the regulation of Prydain the son of Aedd the Great... The three heroic sovereigns of the Isle of Britain: Cynfelyn Wledig, Caradog the son of Bran, and Arthur;...

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  • Anglais On Peace of Mind and Care of Health

    Seneca

    Parution : 7 Avril 2020 - Entrée pnb : 8 Avril 2020

    This book deals with Seneca treatise on Peace of Mind and Care of Health. "I have given you an account of what things can preserve peace of mind, what things can restore it to us, what can arrest the vices which secretly undermine it: yet be assured, that none of these is strong enough to enable us ...

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  • This book deals with the story of Seneca who was one of the eminent Latin writers and philosophers of the Silver Age. Young, he was fascinated with the philosophical thoughts of the Stoics, to which sect he became devoted. He even adopted the austere modes of life they inculcated, and refused to eat...

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  • Anglais Cholera : Mode of Propagation, Healing and Prevention

    Joseph von Pettenkofer

    Parution : 3 Avril 2020 - Entrée pnb : 4 Avril 2020

    - Cholera : Mode of Propagation, Healing and Prevention -"Cholera is an infectious disease. By infectious diseases are meant those diseases which are caused by the reception from without of specific infective material into healthy bodies, which material acts like a poison. To the list of infectious ...

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  • Anglais The Catalpa Expedition

    Z. Walter Pease

    Parution : 3 Avril 2020 - Entrée pnb : 4 Avril 2020

    One hundred years after the Declaration of Independence, an American whaling captain, George S. Anthony, commemorated the event by enforcing another declaration of independence which set free the Irish political prisoners who were sentenced to a lifetime of servitude in the English penal colony in A...

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  • Anglais Traces of Early Men in Japan

    Edward Sylvester Morse

    Parution : 14 Octobre 2019 - Entrée pnb : 15 Octobre 2019

    There is no race of people in whose origin we are more interested than in that of the Japanese. Their history going so completely back for nearly two thousand years, their civilization, which in so many respects parallels our own-the various epochs in our history being typified again and again by si...

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  • Anglais Victor Hugo: His Life and Works

    G. Barnett Smith

    Parution : 14 Octobre 2019 - Entrée pnb : 15 Octobre 2019

    This book treats of the life and works of Victor Hugo, the great poet and writer.The writings of Victor Hugo are so varied and multifarious, and many of them are so well known to English readers, that I have not deemed it necessary to subject them to a detailed analysis. At the same time, the reader...

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  • Anglais Was Middle America Peopled from Asia?

    Edward S. Morse; Martin I. Townsend

    Parution : 14 Octobre 2019 - Entrée pnb : 15 Octobre 2019

    This book treats of the origin of American inhabitants.Was Middle America Peopled from Asia?... There are two propositions involved in the controversy as to the Asiatic origin of the American race: the one is that America was peopled from Asia by invasions or migrations in pre-glacial times; the oth...

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  • Anglais Woman's Struggle for Liberty in Germany

    Mary Mills Patrick; Hugo Münsterberg

    Parution : 14 Octobre 2019 - Entrée pnb : 15 Octobre 2019

    This book treats of woman's Struggle for Liberty in Germany, and the development of instruction for the two sexes."The girls' schools established by the Government provide well for the study of the modern languages, and it is the exception to find women in the upper classes who do not speak French a...

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  • Anglais Worry and Mental Overwork

    Robert F. Sharp; Joseph M. Granville; Charles R. Richet

    Parution : 14 Octobre 2019 - Entrée pnb : 15 Octobre 2019

    To hit off the happy medium between over- and under-work is no easy task even to those who have the necessary knowledge, on the one hand, and the liberty to arrange their own scheme of occupation, on the other. But, for one person who is injured by doing too much, I quite believe with Dr. Wilkes tha...

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  • Anglais The Source and Aim of Human Progress

    Boris Sidis

    Parution : 5 Septembre 2019 - Entrée pnb : 7 Septembre 2019

    This book deals with the source and aim of Human Progress.If we wish social life not to become stationary and stagnant, we should give free scope to all individuality and originality, no matter how eccentric they may seem to us. We should allow free play to all opinions, doctrines, and expressions o...

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  • Anglais Where and How We Remember

    Moses-Allen Starr

    Parution : 5 Septembre 2019 - Entrée pnb : 7 Septembre 2019

    The degree of power to remember differs in our various kinds of memory. One man can remember things seen; another can remember things heard; a third is skillful in the performance of certain motions, and may be said to possess a good motor-memory. "Memories of objects seen are located in the posteri...

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  • Anglais History of Primitive and Celebrated Clocks

    Frederic G. Mather

    Parution : 5 Septembre 2019 - Entrée pnb : 6 Septembre 2019

    This book deals with the History of Primitive and Celebrated Clocks. "The old Romans used this water-clock; but, when their empire was destroyed, all Western Europe forgot the existence of such a thing. In the year 807 A. D., the Caliph of Bagdad, Haroun-al-Raschid, sent to Charlemagne a water-clock...

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  • Anglais Mental Capacities of the Elephant

    William Temple Hornaday; Andrew Wilson

    Parution : 5 Septembre 2019 - Entrée pnb : 6 Septembre 2019

    The principal purpose of this book is to show the scope and quality of intelligence displayed by the animals of a certain species, the elephant, and to afford some data for a comparison of the mental processes of this animal with those of man. ...

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  • Anglais Origin and Development of Number Systems

    Louis Karpinski; Edwin Crawley

    Parution : 5 Septembre 2019 - Entrée pnb : 6 Septembre 2019

    "An analysis of the number systems of many races scattered all over the globe shows that such a similarity exists, and there is no reason to suppose that our own ancestors followed any other method. Indeed, such evidence as it is now possible to bring forward all goes to support this view.Counting b...

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