You shuddered when the U.S. Congress renamed French fries. You sighed when the French rejected the European Constitution theyad written themselves. But come on, admit it: deep down thereas something in all of us that likes to take a swipe at our Gallic friends. This ebook provides you with fifty painstakingly researched, wittily written reasons to back up your views. From sinking the Rainbow Warrior, portraits of leaders past and present, to Serge Gainsbourg, the Quasimodo of French pop, this book answers every question youave got about the French a except one: aWhy only fifty?aIn 2002, La#39;Automobile, the highly respected French motoring magazine voted it a Car of the Centurya, praising aits safety, reliability and environmental friendlinessa. ... While competitors cars like the Mini and the VW Beetle are rated by Top Gear magazine as requiring repairs only every 100, 000 miles, something goes wrong with the 2CV every 20, 000 miles with the most serious problems due to rust.
|Title||:||50 Reasons to Hate the French|
|Author||:||Jules Eden, Alex Clarke|
|Publisher||:||Crux Publishing Ltd - 2014-02-25|