Eleanor of Aquitaine (Aliénor, Éléonore, Alienora; 1122 – 1 April 1204) was a member of the Ramnulfid dynasty of rulers in southwestern France, and one of the wealthiest and most powerful women in western Europe during the High Middle Ages. She inherited the Duchy of Aquitaine from her father, William X, in 1137, and by successive marriages became queen of France (1137–1152) and then England (1154–1189). She was the patron of literary figures such as Wace, Benoît de Sainte-Maure, and Bernart..
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En 1952, Tabarly s'engage dans la Marine nationale pour financer la restauration du voilier familial Pen Duick (signifiant tête noire, mésange en breton), dont son père Guy a fait l'acquisition en 1938. À partir de 1962, « le Sphinx de Bénodet » se ..
Cissy Cahill has been telling herself that a lot lately. Even if Cissy wasn’t particularly close to her grandmother, Eugenia Cahill’s sudden death was bound to take a toll. That would explain the footsteps Cissy hears when there’s no one around, the ..
An Iowa Mother...An American Son boldly goes where no mother and son has before with this powerful work whose roots sprout from the Iowa soil. Images of ''middle west'' folkways and urban exposure pose together for this unusual family portrait of life and ..
These selected paragraphs distill the contents and give you a quick look inside Ghosts: We cannot, I think, get nearer to the truth than Georg Brandes did in the above-quoted phrase from his first notice of the play, describing it as not, perhaps, the poet..
Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1905 edition. Excerpt: ...que soient mes dispositions actuelles, elles peuvent devenir encore pires, et dans un mois,..
In 1986, at the age of 24, she left Yugoslavia for London to marry an Englishman she had met at the Karl Marx Institute in Bulgaria two years previously. She had no doubt that she would be just as good at being English. At the BBC World Service, where she ..
Series 1 and 2 of the highly rated TV comedy Modern Family. Series 1: When the Pritchett Delgado and Dunphy families agree to be interviewed by a documentary crew they have no idea just how much they're about to reveal about themselves. Jay Pri..
When the child is born with supernatural powers, Loki returns to Earth to reclaim his mask and his "son." Format: DVD Color: Color Rating: PG RatingReason: action, crude and suggestive humor and language Genre: Comedy Runtime: 86 Year: 2005
The mother of all destiny. Her son the future leader of mankind. Their protector a terminator from the future. Together they must take back the future as sarah connor (300's Lena Headey) prepares her son to fight the war against machines determined to anni..
The Adventures of Prince Achmed was the first feature-length animation in film history created by Lotte Reiniger and hand-tinted frame by frame. Based on 'The Arabian Nights' this classic film tells the epic tale of Prince Achmed who is tricked into mou..
It seems that today’s families have embraced this particular modern family which is anything but cookie cutter and is just as honest and complex as their own. The Pritchett clan has Jay sitting at the head a true guys’ guy experiencin..
In this compelling series about the world's first encounter with an alien race, appearances can be deceiving. Simultaneously emerging and hovering over every major city in the world, the Visitors (or V's) promoted a message of peace, urging mankind to unit..
Players follow Titus as he grows from a typical soldier into the head of the Roman army, dispatching Barbarian foes with brutal quick time attacks, using motion controls to fire projectiles, and issuing voice commands to give orders, rally troops, and offe..