Sixty Million Frenchmen Can’t Be Wrong
  • Author : Jean-Benoit Nadeau
  • Release Date : 01 May 2003
  • Publisher : Sourcebooks, Inc.
  • Genre : Social Science
  • Pages : 370
  • ISBN 13 : 9781402230578
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"Sixty Million Frenchmen does its job marvelously well. After reading it, you may still think the French are arrogant, aloof, and high-handed, but you will know why." --Wall Street Journal

Sixty Million Frenchmen Can   t Be Wrong

Sixty Million Frenchmen Can t Be Wrong

Author : Jean-Benoit Nadeau,Julie Barlow
Publisher : Sourcebooks, Inc.
Genre : Social Science
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"Sixty Million Frenchmen does its job marvelously well. After reading it, you may still think the French are arrogant, aloof, and high-handed, but you will know why." --Wall Street Journal...

Sixty Million Frenchmen Can t be Wrong

Sixty Million Frenchmen Can t be Wrong

Author : Jean-Benoit Nadeau
Publisher : Robson
Genre : Social Science
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The French drink, smoke and eat more fat than anyone in the world, yet they live longer and have fewer heart problems than the English and the Americans. They work 35-hour weeks and take seven weeks' paid holiday each year, yet they are the world's fourth-biggest economic power. So how ...

Sixty Million Frenchmen Can t Be Wrong

Sixty Million Frenchmen Can t Be Wrong

Author : Jean-Benoit Benoit Nadeau,Julie Barlow
Publisher : Sourcebooks, Inc.
Genre : Social Science
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The French... -Smoke, drink and eat more fat than anyone in the world, yet live longer and have fewer heart problems than Americans -Work 35-hour weeks, and take seven weeks of paid holidays per year, but are still the world's fourth-biggest economic power So what makes the French so different? ...

The Story of French

The Story of French

Author : Jean-Benoit Nadeau,Julie Barlow
Publisher : Vintage Canada
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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A fascinating exploration of the historical and cultural development of the French language from the bestselling authors of Sixty Million Frenchmen Can’t Be Wrong. Imagine a language that is watched over by a group of forty “Immortals,” a language with rules so complex that few people ever completely master ...

The Bonjour Effect

The Bonjour Effect

Author : Julie Barlow,Jean-Benoit Nadeau
Publisher : St. Martin's Press
Genre : Travel
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Jean-Benoît Nadeau and Julie Barlow spent a decade traveling back and forth to Paris as well as living there. Yet one important lesson never seemed to sink in: how to communicate comfortably with the French, even when you speak their language. In The Bonjour Effect Jean-Benoît and Julie ...

The Story of Spanish

The Story of Spanish

Author : Jean-Benoit Nadeau,Julie Barlow
Publisher : St. Martin's Press
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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Just how did a dialect spoken by a handful of shepherds in Northern Spain become the world's second most spoken language, the official language of twenty-one countries on two continents, and the unofficial second language of the United States? Jean-Benoît Nadeau and Julie Barlow, the husband-and-wife team who chronicled ...

French Or Foe

French Or Foe

Author : Polly Platt
Publisher : Distribooks Incorporated
Genre : Americans
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About the etiquette, social life and customs in France from a humoristic perspective....

Flirting with French

Flirting with French

Author : William Alexander
Publisher : Algonquin Books
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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In this “charming memoir,” a determined Francophile pursues fluency in the language he loves—and we read along to find out if it will ever love him back (Kirkus Reviews). William Alexander is more than a Francophile. He wants to be French. If only he could speak the language. In ...