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Chaix, Jean François

Overview
Works: 40 works in 81 publications in 4 languages and 1,037 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Pictorial works  History  Spy stories  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Translator, Author, Other
Classifications: PR6066.O715, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jean François Chaix
America's parks by Philippe Bourseiller( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects more than two hundred of award-winning photographer Philippe Bourseiller's images of natural wonders at fifty-four of the U.S.'s national parks, and includes essays on the park system's development and national parks around the world
Sahara : the call of the desert by Philippe Bourseiller( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Maynard Keynes : a personal biography of the man who revolutionized capitalism and the way we live by Charles H Hession( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in French and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travail, famille, psychiatrie ou le Rôle des psy dans les institutions d'État by Nicole Leibowitz( Book )

10 editions published between 1972 and 1977 in French and Undetermined and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une bombe à retardement? migrations, fécondité et identité nationale à l'aube du XXIe siècle by Michael S Teitelbaum( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depuis une trentaine d'années, les pays occidentaux connaissent à la fois une baisse spectaculaire de la natalité et un accroissement des flux migratoires, principalement du Sud vers le Nord. L'ampleur de ces phénomènes en Europe, aux États-Unis et au Canada, ainsi que leur mise en relation avec le contexte politique, sont les grands thèmes analysés ici
Les esclaves de la République l'histoire oubliée de la première émancipation : 1789-1794 by Laurent Dubois( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in French and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une saison à Hollywood by Jean François Chaix( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in French and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tibet histoire d'une tragédie by Kim Yeshi( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fondée sur des textes historiques, des témoignages et des documents d'archives, l'histoire de l'invasion du Tibet par la Chine et celle d'un génocide humain et culturel. Publié à l'occasion du 50e anniversaire de la journée du soulèvement tibétain, l'ouvrage présente une facette de la mémoire collective tibétaine, notamment à travers dix portraits de Tibétains
The home of the blizzard, being the story of the Australasian antarctic expedition, 1911-1914 by Douglas Mawson( Book )

2 editions published between 1930 and 2009 in Spanish and French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally published 1915
Loin du Midwest : portraits d'Américains de France by Jean François Chaix( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York patrouilles : reportage sur la police new-yorkaise by Jean François Chaix( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ghost plane : the inside story of the CIA's secret rendition programme by Stephen Grey( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In December 2005, the US Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice assured the world that the flights of CIA jets that have crossed Europe since 9/11 had no role in sending prisoners to be tortured. In 'Ghost Plane', Stephen Grey reveals this to be untrue, suggesting that both the US and UK governments are turning a blind eye to torture
Lavoro famiglia psichiatria : il ruolo della psichiatria nelle istituzioni by Nicole Leibowitz( Book )

4 editions published between 1974 and 1985 in Italian and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Empire State by Henry Porter( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Heathrow, un conseiller spécial du président américain est assassiné. Ailleurs, un certain Karim Khan, entouré d'un convoi de réfugiés musulmans, cherche à gagner la Grèce. Dans l'Empire State Building à New York, Sammi Loz, un ostéopathe qui a combattu en Bosnie avec les musulmans, soigne le mal de dos de Harland, espion anglais... Ces faits, Iris Herrick, agent du M16 doit en chercher le fil
Sayonara, gangsters by Gen'ichirō Takahashi( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Somewhere in a future time and place, people have no names. Lovers find this inconvenient, so they begin naming each other. The two main characters settle on the following names: the woman is the Nakajima Miyuki Song Book, and the man, who teaches at a poetry school, is Sayonara, Gangsters. Their cat, who prefers milk-and-vodka and is a great fan of Aristotle, is named Henry IV. The first of the book's three parts tells the story of Sayonara, Gangsters's former lover, "the woman," and their daughter, named both Caraway and Green Pinky. In the second section, Sayonara, Gangster explains his work at the poetry school. The last section is an action-filled account of three gangsters who come to be taught poetry and who are killed after a gunfight with a detachment of armored police
Silences by Bernard Descamps( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remembrance day : a novel by Henry Porter( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irish-born Constantine Lindow finds himself the chief suspect in the bombing of a London bus
Brandenburg Gate by Henry Porter( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in French and English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former Stasi foreign agent is caught between his former employer and British and American intelligence agencies all with their own agendas
Le Nord perdu by Jean François Chaix( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gauchos de Patagonie by Philippe Bourseiller( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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America's parks
Alternative Names
Chaix, J.-F.

Chaix, J.-F. (Jean Franois)

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Sahara : the call of the desert