Left Bank

  • (noun): The region of Paris on the southern bank of the Seine; a center of artistic and student life.
    Synonyms: Latin Quarter

Some articles on left bank, left banks, bank, left:

Roland Passot - Restaurants
... Il Fornaio chain, Passot opened the much larger (220 seat) Left Bank restaurant in Larkspur, California, as a more casual alternative to La Folie ... The second Left Bank opened in Menlo Park, California in 1998, and then San Jose in 2003 ... Left Banks are warm, vibrant brasseries offering quality French inspired cuisine ...
Andy Harries - Left Bank Pictures (2007–present)
... The predictions came to fruition in May 2007 when Harries announced the formation of Left Bank Pictures, which BBC Worldwide immediately took a 25% share in ... Left Bank was the first British production house to receive investment from BBC Worldwide, and there was some concern that there was a conflict of interest for the publicly funded BBC in The ... Hewlett also commented that the investment might limit Left Bank's future prospects, as it was "tied to" the BBC ...
Circum-Baikal Railway - History - Survey Work
... proposed to build a pontoon bridge and have the railway go down the right (east) bank of the Angara River (the left bank was too built up) however, later this variant was found to be ... Therefore the planners decided to establish the railway from Irkutsk along the left bank ... options for routing this section of the railway from Irkutsk along the left bank of the Irkut River across the Zyrkuzunsky ridge to Kultuk from Irkutsk ...
Lehigh Gorge State Park - Course
... Walter Dam, in Bear Creek Township on the right bank (Luzerne County) and Kidder Township on the left bank (Carbon County) ... northern access point, on the right (Luzerne) bank ... It enters the borough of East Side, opposite White Haven, on the left (Carbon) bank ...
Left Bank Pictures
... Left Bank Pictures is an English film and television production company ... venture of the BBC BBC Worldwide took a 25% equity stake, worth £1 million, in Left Bank in exchange for first-look distribution rights on all television productions ... Left Bank Pictures' productions include the television series Wallander, School of Comedy and Zen, and the film The Damned United ...

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