, "Libye: La facture des missiles de croisiere Scalp s'eleve (deja) a plus de neuf millions d'euros," Marianne2.
It's peanuts," said Jean Dominique Merchet
, editor of blog secretdefense on military affairs.
is given as another example in the Oxford English of a word with Welsh origins - in the 13th century this was a fee paid by a tennant to his overlord to allow his daughter to marry.
His trainer Jean-Marie Merchet
admits the Paris firefighter is an outside bet for the title, but said: "We say impossible is not French
For historical perspectives on the concept of women as property, see, for example, Eleanor Searle, Merchet
and Women's Property Rights in Medieval England, in 2 Women and the Law, supra note 25.