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Franche-Comté the former "Free County" of Burgundy, as distinct from the neighbouring Duchy, is an administrative region and a traditional province of eastern France. It is composed of the modern departments of Doubs, Jura, Haute-Saône and Territoire de Belfort and has a population of 1,168,208.
- also known as Franche-Comte, Franchecomte
- country: France
- capital: Besançon
- official website: www.franche-comte.fr
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Debating Authenticity (2012)
Concepts of Modernity in Anthropological Perspective by Thomas Fillitz, A. Jamie Saris
At the same time Franche-Comté is a centre of modern and high technology. It is the homeland of the Peugeot family and its factories at Sochaux and Montbéliard, ofAlsthom and heavy metallurgy which manufactures the fast trains (TGV, Talys, ...
by Emile Durkheim
“The matrimonial law of Franche-Comté is an essentially Christian law, its Roman appearances notwithstanding” (p. 2), states the author. And this proves that the authors of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, who, however, were 264 ...
The Alps Rough Guides Snapshot France (includes Grenoble, Chambéry, Trois Vallées, Annecy, Mont Blanc, Chamonix, Lake Geneva and Besançon) (2012)
by Rough Guides
Introduction to the Alps and the Franche-Comté is a good place to start, with an overview of the region's big attractions and a list of highlights. From the table of contents, you can click straight to the main sections of the guide, which includes ...
The Alps and Franche-Comté Rough Guides Snapshot France (includes Grenoble, Chambéry, Trois Vallées, Annecy, Mont Blanc, Chamonix, Lake Geneva and Besançon) (2013)
Introduction to The Al 5 and Franche-Comté is a good place to start, with an overview of the region's big attractions and a list of highlights.
by Didier Coste
A world where Franche-Comté is an actual province and one where Verrières is a little town of Franche-Comté or Ernest-Jean Sarrasine is the only son of a lawyer of Franche-Comté and the grandson of a farmer of Saint-Dié23 are not ...
A Biography of Pierre Jeanniot by Jacqueline Cardinal, Laurent Lapierre
Franche-Comté is an administrative region containing four départements: Doubs, Jura,. 6Cited by René Guyonnet in www.jeuneafrique.com. 7 For details regarding the Canadian armed units that participated Taking Aviation to New Heights ...
A Novel by Madame de Villedieu
Franche-Comté is a mountainous province in east central France on the Swiss border, south of Alsace. 5. This refers to the siege that took place in 1668 (MC 247). Besançon is the capital of Franche- Comté. 6. “The park of the chateau of the ...
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