Views Of Africa

What is the only frozen planet? Today the Foo Fighters is a rock band, but did you know that in World War II American pilots gave the name to mysterious UFOs--floating lights they saw over Germany. In addition to an atmosphere, which three things are needed for life? A) water, heat, and air, b) dirt, heat, and light, or c) water, heat, and light. Find the answers to these questions and more in the Britannica Learning Library-an excit...

North American Railroads: The Illustrated Encyclopedia

  Brian Solomon is one of today's most accomplished railway historians. He has authored more than twenty-five books about railroads and motive power, and his writing and photography have been featured in the world's top railfan publications, including Trains, Railway Age, Passenger Train Journal, and RailNews. He divides his time between Massachusetts and Ireland. I truly wanted to love this book, and it would probably be fine f...

300 Proverbes Et Expressions Hérités Du Latin Ou Du Grec

Le lit de Procuste, les fourches caudines, un talon d'Achille, une pomme de discorde? Ces expressions ont une origine ? vous ignorez laquelle ? Si vous êtes béotiens en la matière, il est temps de prendre des mesures draconiennes ! Il n'y a pas loin du Capitole à la roche Tarpéienne, alors ne vous endormez pas sur vos lauriers. Cette édition très complète explique et raconte l?origine des expressions les plus fréquentes ; elle est au...