Catel et Bocquet retracent le destin de la fascinante Joséphine Baker dans un magnifique roman (bio)graphique tout en noir et blanc. En 500 pages, les auteurs nous dévoilent toutes les facettes de cette femme emplie de convictions : muse de nombreux artistes, militante contre la ségrégation raciale, agent du contre-espionnage de la France Libre, mère adoptive d’une douzaine d’enfants venus d’horizons divers… elle était décidément bien plus qu’une danseuse de cabaret affublée d’une ceinture de bananes...
When the Titanic liner set sail from Southampton on 10th April 1912, the passengers on board had no idea of the terrible fate that awaited them four days later. Everything was put in place for an unforgettable journey: the brand new ship was proclaimed the largest, fastest and most luxurious in the world. But, on the night of 14th April, the unthinkable happened when an iceberg loomed in the horizon. Within just a few hours, the magnificent vessel was headed towards the depths of the ocean.
This book is a practical and accessible guide to understanding more about the sinking of the Titanic, providing you with the essential information and saving time.
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. Understand the historical and social context of the time and how this led to the building of the largest and most luxurious ship, the Titanic
. Learn more about the people involved in the tragedy, including the captain, the architect and the ship owner
. Analyze the development of the event, from the ship's departure on 10th April to the moment it began its descent to the seabed at 2:20am on 14th April
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