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Laïs

A courtesan or Greek Hetaira. There were two of the name; the elder was the most beautiful woman of Corinth, and lived at the time of the Peloponnesian War. The beauty of the latter excited…

France

The heraldic device of the city of Paris is a ship. As Sauval says. “L'ile de la cité est faite comme un grand navire enfoncé dans la vase, et échoué au fil de l'e…

France

U.S. Department of State Background Note France Index: People History Political Conditions Foreign Relations U.S.-French Relations Sponsored LinksTravel reviews & great deals at Trip…

Æschylus of France

Æs′chylus Prosper Jolyot de Crébillon. (1674–1762.) Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894AesculapiusAeschylus A B C D E F G H I J K …

Æsop of France

Jean de la Fontaine. (1621–1695.) Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894Aesop of GermanyAesop of England A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R …

Livy of France

(The). Juan de Mariana (1537-1624). Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894Livy of PortugalLivery-men A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U …

Sallust of France

César Vichard, Abbé de St. Réal; so called by Voltaire. (1639-1692.) Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894SallySallee A B C D E F G H I J …

Rulers of France

Name Born Ruled1 Carolingian Dynasty Pepin the Short c. 714 751–768 Charlemagne2 742 768–814 Louis I the Pious3 …

Rulers of France

Name Born Ruled1 Carolingian Dynasty Pepin the Short c. 714 751–768 Charlemagne2 742 768–814 Louis I the Pious3 …

Tour de France

Winner is based on points, not overall time. The world's premier cycling event, the Tour de France is staged throughout the country (sometimes passing through nei…