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Tarare is a town and The commune is an administrative division of France. The rights and obligations of communes are governed by the Code général des collectivités territoriales (CGCT) which replaced the Code des communes (except for personnel matters) with the passage of the law of 21 February 1996 for legislation and... commune of east-central The French Republic or France ( French: République française or France) is a country whose metropolitan territory is located in western Europe, and which is further made up of a collection of overseas islands and territories located in other continents. France is a democracy organised as a... France, in the Rhône is a French département located in eastern central France. It is named after the Rhône River. History The Rhône département was created on August 12, 1793 when the former département of Rhône-et-Loire was... Rhône The départements (or departments) are administrative units of France, roughly analogous to British counties and are now grouped into 22 metropolitan and four overseas régions. They are subdivided into 342 arrondissements. Départements are also found in Côte dIvoire. Administrative role Each... département, on the Turdine, 28 m. W.N.W. of This article is about the French city. For other usages, see Lyon (disambiguation) and (as Lyons) Lyons (disambiguation). City motto: Avant, avant, Lion le melhor. (Franco-Provençal: Forward, forward, Lyon the best) City proper ( commune) Région Rhône-Alpes Département Rhône... Lyon by rail. Pop. (1906) 11,643.


It is the centre of a region engaged in the production of Muslin is a type of finely-woven cotton fabric, introduced to Europe from the Middle East in the 17th century. It was named for the city where it was first made, Mosul in what is now Iraq. Muslin is typically a closely woven unbleached or white cloth, produced from corded... muslins, tarletans, Embroidery is an ancient variety of decorative needlework in which designs and pictures are created by stitching strands of some material on to a layer of another material. Most embroidery uses thread or wool stitched onto a woven fabric, but the stitches could be executed in, for example, wire or... embroidery and silk-plush, and in printing, bleaching and other subsidiary processes. Till Events March 17 - St. Patricks Day is celebrated in New York City for the first time (at the Crown and Thistle Tavern). May 15 - Seven Years War: The war begins when England declares war on France. August 29 - Frederick the Great attacks Saxony October 1 - Seven Years War: Prussia... 1756, when the manufacture of muslins was introduced from The Swiss Confederation or Switzerland is a landlocked federal state in Europe, with neighbours Germany, France, Italy, Austria and Liechtenstein. The country has a strong tradition of political and military neutrality, but also of international co-operation, and is home to many international organisations. Confoederatio Helvetica (CH), the Latin version... Switzerland, the town lay unknown among the Beaujolais is a historical province and a wine-producing region in France. It is now part of the Burgundy région for administrative purposes. Wine The region is known internationally for its long tradition of winemaking, and more recently for the enormously popular Beaujolais nouveau. Almost all Beaujolais wines are... Beaujolais mountains. The manufacture of Swiss cotton yarns and crochet embroideries was introduced at the end of the 18th century; at the beginning of the 19th figured stuffs, openworks and zephyrs were first produced. The manufacture of silk-plush for hats and machine-made velvets was set up towards the end of the igth century. A busy trade is carried on in corn, cattle, linen, hemp, thread and leather.

This article incorporates text from the The public domain comprises the body of all creative works and other knowledge—writing, artwork, music, science, inventions, and others—in which no person or organization has any proprietary interest. (Proprietary interest is typically represented by a copyright or patent.) Such works and inventions are considered part of... public domain The Eleventh Edition of the Encyclopædia Britannica ( 1911) in many ways represents the sum of knowledge at the beginning of the 20th century. The edition is still often regarded as the greatest edition of the Encyclopædia Britannica, with many articles being up to 10 times the... 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica.



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