A New Book By Michel!

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A New Book By Michel!

Postby Latya on Fri Jan 27, 2012 11:21 pm

I have just finished TP for the fourth time and to be honest, got just as much as from the first three times :)

Michel has been in my thoughts a lot. Some part of me seemed to feel he had a third book in him and hoping he would get it written. So imagine the excitement when tonight I came across a video on youtube about The Freedom of Choice by Tom Chalko, that mentioned this forum :) - and in the youtube video list on the right - I was sure I saw Michel's face! And it was!

This was from just a few months ago
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AksNBFrYzNY

MIchel is looking very well!

His book is called Nature's Revenge
I do not know when / if it will be translated into English or other languages.

http://ameblo.jp/michel-desmarquet/

ISBN: 9784434158919
ISBN: 4434158910

This long link is a translation of the Amazon.jp link for the book

http://translate.google.com/translate?h ... 26sr%3D8-3
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Re: A New Book By Michel!

Postby Mlody on Sat Jan 28, 2012 1:36 am

OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO

So exciting!!!! :D :D :D :clap: :clap:

I know its not constructive sentance or anything, but I'm really tired and got over excited lol :D
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Re: A New Book By Michel!

Postby Rezo on Sat Jan 28, 2012 7:57 pm

wow, thank you for sharing - until now I did not know about this, either!
" There is a single general space, a single vast immensity which we may freely call void: in it are unnumerable globes like this on which we live and grow, this space we declare to be infinite, since neither reason, convenience, sense-perception nor nature assign to it a limit."

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Re: A New Book By Michel!

Postby ptex on Tue Feb 07, 2012 11:45 am

How interesting, Michel doesn't use glasses now?
Thanks Latya! Anyone knows where the original in English (or French) can be obtained?
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Re: A New Book By Michel!

Postby ptex on Tue Feb 07, 2012 12:25 pm

Something strange: http://www.youtube.com/user/Desmarquet
His Youtube activity doesn't exactly match what we know of his personality... or does it? Maybe a younger family member or a tech-savvy friend is posting for him?
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Re: A New Book By Michel!

Postby Zio on Sat Mar 17, 2012 4:59 am

Ohh thanks for the heads up. Really want to buy it, and I think I know enough Japanese to read it ^^. I'm going to visit Japan soon, but I doubt I can find that book there.

Did anyone read it yet? Does it has anything with the sequel to TP or is it another standalone thing?
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Re: A New Book By Michel!

Postby ronald on Sat Mar 17, 2012 12:17 pm

頑張って日本語で読んでんでください :)
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Re: A New Book By Michel!

Postby BlueHaze on Tue Mar 20, 2012 4:26 pm

Hmm.. I wonder if it will be translated to other languages? And why in Japanese specifically? I started learning Japanese some time ago, because I was interested in the language and culture, but dropped my studies later. I always felt I should start again, perhaps this was a sign from my higher self..?
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Re: A New Book By Michel!

Postby Latya on Mon Mar 26, 2012 10:55 pm

ronald wrote:頑張って日本語で読んでんでください :)


Google translates that as:

Please read Nde Good luck in Japanese

I wonder if Nde = New desmarquet epistle ??
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Have you read it, Ronald?
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Re: A New Book By Michel!

Postby ronald on Tue Mar 27, 2012 2:39 pm

I would not rely on a computer program to translate. (No idea what Nde means.)
No, my language skills are very simple.
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Re: A New Book By Michel!

Postby Rezo on Tue Mar 27, 2012 9:04 pm

Im guessing it means 'and'. [ と ].
" There is a single general space, a single vast immensity which we may freely call void: in it are unnumerable globes like this on which we live and grow, this space we declare to be infinite, since neither reason, convenience, sense-perception nor nature assign to it a limit."

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Re: A New Book By Michel!

Postby legiwei on Mon Apr 02, 2012 4:33 pm

I have always thought Michel is in Vietnam or so. Now he is in Japan?
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Re: A New Book By Michel!

Postby Rezo on Wed Apr 04, 2012 2:16 pm

not sure. my guess is the book was merely first translated into japanese.
" There is a single general space, a single vast immensity which we may freely call void: in it are unnumerable globes like this on which we live and grow, this space we declare to be infinite, since neither reason, convenience, sense-perception nor nature assign to it a limit."

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Re: A New Book By Michel!

Postby Ferkia on Wed Apr 11, 2012 3:38 am

Ohhh! :clap: I just saw this. How is it? Is it translated? Is there anyway I can get it as an e-book?
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Re: A New Book By Michel!

Postby Zio on Sun Apr 15, 2012 7:46 pm

ronald wrote:頑張って日本語で読んでんでください :)


It should be 読んでください。 You added another extra "nde" (んで) in it :P.

I'll try to get the book, but I need to jump through a few hoops before...
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