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Incorrigible

Wilfrid Laurier University Press - 22 octobre 2009 - Biographies et mémoires
On a May morning in 1939, eighteen-year-old Velma Demerson and her lover were having breakfast when two police officers arrived to take her away. Her crime was loving a Chinese man, a “crime” that was compounded by her pregnancy and subsequent mixed-race child. Sentenced to a ...
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Vimy Ridge

Wilfrid Laurier University Press - 22 octobre 2009 - Histoire
On the morning of April 9, 1917, troops of the Canadian Corps under General Julian Byng attacked the formidable German defences of Vimy Ridge. Since then, generations of Canadians have shared a deep emotional attachment to the battle, inspired partly by the spectacular memoria...
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Afghanistan

Wilfrid Laurier University Press - 4 août 2009 - Sciences Politiques
Many have questioned the wisdom of the international intervention in Afghanistan in light of the escalation of violence and instability in the country in the past few years. Particularly uncertain are Canadians, who have been inundated with media coverage of an increasingly di...
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La Civilisation romaine

Flammarion - 7 janvier 2009 - Histoire
La civilisation de Rome est-elle différente de la nôtre ? Nous en sommes les héritiers, mais connaissons-nous bien notre héritage ? Et que recouvre ce terme de civilisation ? Apparemment un ensemble complexe de coutumes, de techniques, de règles sociales formulées et informulé...
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Initiation à la symbolique romane

Flammarion - 7 janvier 2009 - Histoire et théories
Le douzième siècle, cette Renaissance médiévale, est le grand âge de l’art roman. L’homme de ce temps possède une exacte connaissance de sa situation : il est pèlerin de la Jérusalem céleste et, de ce fait, voué à une marche ascendante. Relié à un monde invisible dans lequel i...
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A History of Kitchener, Ontario

Wilfrid Laurier University Press - 1 janvier 2006 - Amériques
William V. Uttley's outline of Kitchener's growth from the 1840's into 20th century [is] shot through with a reassuring consistency and integration of purpose .... The complex of life as we still know it—social freedom and social restraint, economy and ecology—has its genesis ...
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The Fixed and the Fickle

Wilfrid Laurier University Press - 1 janvier 2006 - Histoire et théories
This volume describes the effect of religion on the identity of the native Maoris and Pakehas (white settlers in New Zealand. The description is woven around the idea that the fixed (identity) is constantly "unglued" by the fickle (change). The Maori charismatic movements are ...
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Armies of Occupation

Wilfrid Laurier University Press - 1 janvier 2006 - Histoire et théories
Indhold: Military Occupations: Some Reflections from Recent and More Distant History( Hugh Seton-Watson); The British Army of Occupation in the St. Lawrence Valley 1760-74: The Conflict Between Civil and Military Society(Fernand Ouellet); The Regime du Sabre-West African Style...
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Sailor-Scholar

Wilfrid Laurier University Press - 1 janvier 2006 - Actualité et documents
Admiral Sir Herbert Richmond was "a unique phenomenon in the Victorian-Edwardian navy—a professionally competent and successful officer who was also an intellectual," writes the author. "This was enough to ensure that his progress would be stormy.''This thoroughly documented b...
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Henry Fielding

Wilfrid Laurier University Press - 1 janvier 2006 - Actualité et documents
An accurate and comprehensive study of the political aspects of Fielding's art has been sorely needed. As a result of decades of work by literary scholars and a series of great historians, such a study is finally possible. This volume addresses that need, and, in the light of ...
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