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Terres singulières

Singular lands

Fifteen remarkable places across the world


M. Caroff

Edition 2017

Do singular, strange or unknown lands still exist? The American canyons, Iceland, the Apennine Mountains from behind the clouds, Nazca, the Sultanate of Oman, Santorin, Transylvania, Yellowstone and so on. This book lists a selection of international geological sites, some of them famous, others more unexpected, all surprising, which illustrate the main specialities of Earth sciences.


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cap sur le grand continent blanc

Course for the Large White Continent


J. Sylvestre, S. Mahuzier

Edition 2016

This book invites us on a voyage of discovery to the North of Antarctica, from Tierra del Fuego to the Peninsula. The authors immerse us in this fabulous southern universe: its geological evolution, its climate, its plant and animal species perfectly adapted to the extreme climatic conditions and also its fragility and what is being done to protect it. Course for the Southern Ocean!


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A History of Colonial Plants

A History of Colonial Plants

From Cocoa to Vanilla


S. Volper

Edition 2011

Set off on a journey rich in aromas and flavours in late 19th century Africa up to the African States gaining their independence in 1950! This well-illustrated book retraces the golden age of colonial plants and their significance in African countries until recent times.


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Quelques pas en marché africain

Quelques pas en marché africain


V. Baisse

Edition 2010

The combination of photographs and poetic impressions in this book testifies to the wealth and diversity of trade generated by African markets, watches them as they come alive or unravel, and punctuates an itinerary of traveller, guide or storyteller.


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A la rencontre des paysans du monde

A la rencontre des paysans du monde


D. Gentilhomme, Y. Allain

Edition 2010

Astonishing similarities can be drawn between rice growers in Asia and the worker in Brazilian citrus orchards, between women farm labourers in Peru and the Burkina cotton farmer - the harshness of the work but also the pride of a lifeblood trade.


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Peuples du lait

Peuples du lait


B. Faye, P. Bonnet, G. Duteurtre, C. Corniaux

Edition 2010

Milk of cities or milk of fields, milk of bush or milk of steppe, milk of mountains, but also milk of the rich or milk of the poor: this book invites you to journey among the people of milk, wherever they may be.


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