Score: 4
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Private Paris


  • Author: James Patterson & Mark Sullivan
  • Release Date : 2016-03-14
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
  • File Size: 2407068 Bytes


Someone is targeting the most powerful people in Paris . . . and only private investigator Jack Morgan can make it stop.When Jack Morgan stops by Private's Paris office, he envisions a quick hello during an otherwise relaxing trip filled with fine food and sightseeing. But Jack is quickly pressed into a mission: to track down his client's young granddaughter who is on the run from a brutal drug dealer.Before Jack can locate her, several members of France's cultural elite are found dead-murdered in stunning, symbolic fashion. The only link between the crimes is a mysterious graffiti tag. As religious and ethnic tensions simmer in the City of Lights, only Jack and his Private team can connect the dots before the smoldering powder keg explodes....

Score: 4
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The Lost Girls of Paris


  • Author: Pam Jenoff
  • Release Date : 2019-01-29
  • Genre: Historical
  • File Size: 1283851 Bytes


A New York Times Bestseller“Fraught with danger, filled with mystery, and meticulously researched, The Lost Girls of Paris is a fascinating tale of the hidden women who helped to win the war.” —Lisa Wingate, New York Times bestselling author of Before We Were YoursFrom the author of the runaway bestseller The Orphan’s Tale comes a remarkable story of friendship and courage centered around three women and a ring of female secret agents during World War II.1946, ManhattanOne morning while passing through Grand Central Terminal on her way to work, Grace Healey finds an abandoned suitcase tucked beneath a bench. Unable to resist her own curiosity, Grace opens the suitcase, where she discovers a dozen photographs—each of a different woman. In a ...

Private Paris
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

Private Paris


  • Author : James Patterson
  • Publisher : Little, Brown
  • Release Date : 2016-03-14
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316408998


Private Paris Book Description :

Someone is targeting the most powerful people in Paris . . . and only private investigator Jack Morgan can make it stop. When Jack Morgan stops by Private's Paris office, he envisions a quick hello during an otherwise relaxing trip filled with fine food and sightseeing. But Jack is quickly pressed into a mission: to track down his client's young granddaughter who is on the run from a brutal drug dealer. Before Jack can locate her, several members of France's cultural elite are found dead-murdered in stunning, symbolic fashion. The only link between the crimes is a mysterious graffiti tag. As religious and ethnic tensions simmer in the City of Lights, only Jack and his Private team can connect the dots before the smoldering powder keg explodes....

Homo Academicus
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Homo Academicus


  • Author : Pierre Bourdieu
  • Publisher : Stanford University Press
  • Release Date : 1988
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0804717982


Homo Academicus Book Description :

In this highly original work, Pierre Bourdieu turns his attention to the academic world of which he is part and offers a brilliant analysis of modern intellectual culture. The academy is shown to be not just a realm of dialogue and debate, but also a sphere of power in which reputations and careers are made, defended and destroyed. Employing the distinctive methods for which he has become well known, Bourdieu examines the social background and practical activities of his fellow academics--from Foucault, Derrida, and Lacan to figures who are lesser known but not necessarily less influential. Bourdieu analyzes their social origins and current positions, how much they publish and where they publish it, their institutional connections, media appearances,...

A history of private life

A history of private life


  • Author : Phillippe Aria]s
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 1987
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0674400046


A history of private life Book Description :

Library has Vol. 1-5....

General course of private international law

General course of private international law


  • Author : Daniel Vignes
  • Publisher : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers
  • Release Date : 1989-07-04
  • Genre: Law
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0792303989


General course of private international law Book Description :

The Academy is an institution for the study and teaching of public and private international law and related subjects. Its purpose is to encourage a thorough and impartial examination of the problems arising from international relations in the field of law. The courses deal with the theoretical and practical aspects of the subject, including legislation and case law. All courses at the Academy are, in principle, published in the language in which they were delivered in the "Collected Courses of the Hague Academy of International Law."...

Private Funds  Public Purpose

Private Funds Public Purpose


  • Author : Helmut K. Anheier
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 1999-01-31
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0306459477


Private Funds Public Purpose Book Description :

Comparative information detailing the cultural, legal and historical environments of foundations in international settings has been scarce - until now. Written by scholars from six countries, this text covers philanthropic foundations in the world's busiest commercial centers - the U.S. and Eastern and Western Europe. It reports on the structures and mindsets that shape foundations' gift giving, and discusses different aspects of foundation management. Case studies of the French and Italian foundation communities and a comparative legal chapter are especially notable....

An Historical Introduction to Private Law

An Historical Introduction to Private Law


  • Author : R. C. van Caenegem
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 1992-03-27
  • Genre: Law
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0521427452


An Historical Introduction to Private Law Book Description :

This book provides an introduction to the rise and development of present-day private law....