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Complainte de la paix


Rédigée en 1516, dans une Europe en pleine effervescence, la Complainte de la paix dénonce la folie de la quête du pouvoir et les mobiles cachés de la guerre : colère, sottise et ambition, injure, avidité insatiable...

«La nature enseigne la paix et la concorde : tant de charmes nous engagent à les aimer ; tant de liens, tant de raisons nous invitent à les conserver! Qu'on nous dise après tout cela quel est le démon capable de nuire, qui brisant, rompant ou divisant tout, crée dans le cœur des hommes, cette rage insatiable de la guerre!»

Format: Paperback
Published: in France in 2017
Publisher: Gallimard
Pages: 112
Language: French
ISBN 13: 9782072716645
ISBN 10: 2072716640

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Complainte de la paix