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Bel-Ami (Oxford World's Classics) by Guy de Maupassant
Bel-Ami (Oxford World's Classics) by Guy de Maupassant
I don't rate this translation at all. Very flat, compared to Douglas Parmee's, which has much more grit and evokes the age far better, in my opinion.
If This Is A Man/The Truce (Abacus 40th Anniversar&hellip by Primo Levi
5.0 out of 5 stars Factual, 14 Feb 2014
This is a must read book. Levi's style is so matter of fact that at times you forget you are reading a true account of this horrific event.
Obviously it is not an enjoyable read but maybe everyone should read it once, it must never happen again.
Untouchable [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ François Cluzet
Untouchable [DVD] DVD ~ François Cluzet
5.0 out of 5 stars Fantastic, 31 Aug 2013
A really enjoyable feelgood film. An amazing start that sets the pace. American sub-titles are noticeable but not too annoying