New PDF release: La Bataille - Tome 3 (French Edition)

By Richaud,Ivan Gil

En détruisant le pont sur l'île Lobau, l'armée autrichienne met un terme à l'offensive napoléonienne. Après deux jours de carnage, il ne reste à Masséna qu'à organiser le repli. Quelques semaines plus tard, le strive against reprendra et ce sera Wagram. Mais ceci est une autre histoire...
La bataille d'Essling, c'est l. a. première grande hécatombe de l. a. guerre moderne : trente heures de wrestle sans vaincu ni vainqueur qui vont laisser plus de quarante mille morts couchés dans les blés. Des sapeurs aux voltigeurs, des hussards à l'état-major, des murs de Vienne aux abords du fleuve en crue et des villages en flammes. los angeles Bataille est bien plus qu'un roman ou une bande dessinée historique, c'est une fresque titanesque. Basée sur des évènements historiques solidement documentés, cette edition en trois volumes du roman qui valut le prix Goncourt et le Grand Prix du roman de l'Académie française à Patrick Rambaud est elle-même inspirée d'un projet inachevé de Balzac.

Gil et Richaud concluent magistralement cette première edition avant de s'attaquer à Il neigeait, le deuxième roman napoléonien de Rambaud sur l. a. campagne de Russie.

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Download e-book for iPad: Citizen Publications in China Before the Internet by S. Jiang

By S. Jiang

This ebook provides the 1st panoramic learn of minkan (citizen guides) in China sooner than the web. This contemporary background of citizen courses contributes to the reclamation of a misplaced previous of resistance. it truly is an workout in remembering a prior that has been marginalized by way of professional heritage and recuperating rules obliterated by way of kingdom power.

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A. K. Summers's Pregnant Butch: Nine Long Months Spent in Drag PDF

By A. K. Summers

First being pregnant could be a fraught, uncomfortable event for any girl, yet for resolutely butch lesbian Teek Thomasson, it truly is enormously not easy: Teek identifies as a masculine girl in a global bent on associating being pregnant with a cult of uber-femininity. Teek wonders, “Can butches even get pregnant?”

Of direction, as she and her pragmatic femme female friend Vee notice, they could. yet what occurs once they do? Written and illustrated by way of A.K. Summers, and in response to her personal being pregnant, Pregnant Butch strives to depict this more and more universal, yet nonetheless underrepresented event of queer being pregnant with humor and complexity—from the query of no matter if suspenders count number as valid maternity put on to the lines created via diversified perspectives of being pregnant inside of a pair and eventually to a culturally severe and compassionate interrogation of gender in being pregnant.

Offering shrewdpermanent, bold paintings, this photo memoir is a must-read for would-be pregnant butches and someone drawn to the intersection of delivery and gender, in addition to an ideal queer child bathe present and dialog starter if you happen to constantly assumed they “got” being pregnant.

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Download e-book for kindle: Carnets d'Orient - Liban (CASTERMAN : Univers d'auteurs) by Jacques Ferrandez

By Jacques Ferrandez

Le premiere voyage de Jacques Ferrandez au Liban, à titre d’invité au salon du Livre francophone de Beyrouth, date de novembre 1998. Un carnet de croquis en poche, il go well with les lines de Joseph consistent, le personnage peintre du most desirable album des “Carnets D'Orient”. Grâce à des amis libanais et au centre culturel français, il fait un journey à Damas. C'est là que va démarrer cette série de “Carnets de Voyage” au Proche Orient, en commençant par l. a. Syrie. Il retourne au Liban en 1999 et en 2000. D'autres voyages ont lieu entre temps, d'autres carnets aussi. Ce carnet, comme les autres, s'attachera à décrire les choses vues, les rencontres, les moments partagés au hasard de mes déambulations dans le can pay. Beyrouth et son paysage urbain, entre destruction et reconstruction, Byblos, Tripoli, Saïda où se mélangent les vestiges antiques, les souvenirs des croisades et los angeles juxtaposition des cultes aujourd'hui noyés dans le développement et l. a. bétonisation. Le mille-feuille de l'histoire ici mieux qu'ailleurs saute aux yeux à chaque endroit. Dans ce paysage l'empreinte des civilisations et los angeles hint des tragédies sont partout présentes. Ici s'affirme le dynamisme, l'effervescence de tout un peuple. los angeles volonté d'exister dans sa diversité et ses différences, avec le désir de retrouver cette douceur de vivre qui a fait l. a. réputation du will pay à l'époque où on l'appelait l. a. Suisse du Moyen Orient. Quatrième et ultime volet des pérégrinations de Jacques Ferrandez dans ce Moyen Orient qui lui tient tellement à cœur.

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Download PDF by Paul Keery,Michael Wyatt: Canada at War: A Graphic History of World War Two

By Paul Keery,Michael Wyatt


A superbly crafted photograph novel, tracing the achievements of the Canadian Forces within the moment international War.
In 1914, Canada went to warfare as a topic of england. In 1939, it made the alternative to struggle all on its own.Canada at War follows the advancements and setbacks, wins and losses, of a country studying to face up for itself in the course of the main tricky warfare of the twentieth century.

In graphic-novel structure, totally illustrated and in complete color, Canada at War exhibits the expansion of a nation's military, army and air strength via movingly depicted triumphs and tragedies. From the disheartening losses at Dieppe and Hong Kong during the conflict of the Atlantic and the invasion of Sicily, it specializes in the human measurement of the major battles and judgements that finally swung the struggle within the Allies' favour.

This poignant image account ends, after the victories of D-Day and Juno seashore and the liberation of Europe, with a last reckoning of the legacy those storied years have had on a rustic solid via conflict. aimed toward either grownup and younger grownup readers, this very human heritage tells the tales in the back of a few of this country's such a lot distinguishing army moments.

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Read e-book online Alexander Hamilton: The Graphic History of an American PDF

By Jonathan Hennessey,Justin Greenwood

A photograph novel biography of the yankee legend who encouraged the hit Broadway musical Hamilton.
 
Alexander Hamilton was once essentially the most influential figures in usa history—he fought within the progressive battle, helped enhance the structure, and because the first Secretary of the Treasury tested landmark financial coverage that we nonetheless use at the present time. diminish by means of a bullet from political rival Aaron Burr, Hamilton has when you consider that been immortalized along different Founding Fathers equivalent to George Washington and Thomas Jefferson—his likeness even seems to be at the ten-dollar invoice. during this fully-illustrated and impeccably researched image novel-style background, writer Jonathan Hennessey and comedian ebook illustrator Justin Greenwood carry Alexander Hamilton’s international to lifestyles, telling the tale of this unbelievable hero who assisted in shaping the USA of America.

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New PDF release: Lovf: An Illustrated Vision Quest of a Man Losing His Mind

By Jesse Reklaw

LOVF is the sketchbook spouse of a guy actually wasting his brain. Homeless and broke after giving all his stuff to punk-rock heroin purchasers, he finally ends up off his meds and on a mystery quest from Portland to Brooklyn, DC, los angeles, San Francisco, and Seattle. Jammed with cartoons, mad schemes, psychedelic pictures, and notes from the road, LOVF is a commute magazine and a reflect of the post-traumatic dreamworld its writer can’t get away from, a Kerouacian meltdown of cross-hatching, spattered marker, crayons, glitter, tape, nail polish, Wite-Out, finger-painting, rain, wine, stickers, and note balloons.

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New PDF release: Retour vers les années 80 (French Edition)

By Pluttark

Tout y est ! Des innovations aux pages humans, des séries cultes aux succès sportifs, des tubes entêtants aux faits politiques, retrouvez ce qui a marqué les années eighty. LE voyage nostalgique de toute une génération.

Les années eighty décortiquées année par année. Retour vers Nintendo qui lance les Game and Watch, François Mitterrand et Helmut Kohl major dans los angeles major à Verdun, Carl Lewis en big name des J.O... Un retour dans le monde merveilleux des années eighty dans un sort résolument pop avec beaucoup d’humour et de tendresse.

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New PDF release: Heroes of the Comics: Portraits of the Pioneering Legends of

By Drew Friedman,Al Jaffee

that includes over eighty full-color graphics of the pioneering legends of yank comedian books, together with publishers, editors and artists from the industry's start within the '30s, during the extraordinary artists and writers of in the back of EC Comics within the '50s. All lovingly rendered and selected via Drew Friedman, a cartooning legend in his personal correct. that includes topics renowned and imprecise, women and men, in addition to numerous pioneering African-American artists. every one topic includes a brief essay by way of Friedman, who grew up figuring out the various matters integrated (as the son of author Bruce Jay Friedman), together with Stan Lee, Harvey Kurtzman, Will Eisner, Mort Drucker, Al Jaffee, Jack Davis, Will Elder, and invoice Gaines. extra names chances are you'll realize: Barks, Crumb, wooden, Wolverton, Frazetta, Siegel & Shuster, Kirby, Cole, Ditko, Werthem... it is a corridor of status of comedian ebook background from the guy BoingBoing.com name "America's maximum residing portrait artist!"

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Plumdog by Emma Chichester Clark PDF

By Emma Chichester Clark

a present that may deliver cries of thrilled reputation from an individual who has ever owned a puppy and, dare one say it, appeal the pants off even those that strongly want cats.

Hello. My identify is Plum and I’m a whoosell – that’s whippet combined with Jack Russell and poodle. I specially like swimming, jumping, catching, and croissants, and my favorite body spray is fox poo. I reside with Emma, an illustrator, and Rupert. My sister, Liffey, lives nearby.

Over the final yr I’ve been protecting a diary. Emma has helped with the images, however the phrases are all mine.

Since 2012 Emma Chichester Clark, one among Britain’s best-loved authors and illustrators, has been delighting millions of fans along with her web publication Plumdog, which files the daily lifetime of Plum, her puppy, in Plum’s personal phrases and Emma’s drawings.

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