Coordinates: 48°51′24″N 2°21′03″E / 48.8567°N 2.3508°E / 48.8567; 2.3508
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... John Chisum, cattle baron ... Bass Reeves, Deputy U.S ...
... Day Massacre of 24 August – 3 October 1572, Catholics killed thousands of Huguenots in Paris ... On the 23–24 August, between about 2,000 and 3,000 Protestants were killed in Paris and between 3,000 and 7,000 more in the French provinces ... By 17 September, almost 25,000 Protestants had been massacred in Paris alone ...
... In 1932, after numerous requests he was permitted to visit his estranged wife Yevgenia in Paris ... While visiting his wife and their daughter Nathalie, Babel agonized over whether or not to return to Soviet Russia ...
... Molière was forced to reach Paris in stages, staying outside for a few weeks in order to promote himself with society gentlemen and allow his reputation to feed in to Paris ... Molière reached Paris in 1658 and performed in front of the King at the Louvre (then for rent as a theatre) in Corneille's tragedy Nicomède and in the farce Le Docteur amoureux (The Doctor ...
... Cabannes (Jean) - La diffusion moléculaire de la lumière - in participation with Yves Rocard, PUF, 1931 ... L'hydrodynamique et la théorie cinétique des gaz ...
More definitions of "Paris":
- (noun): The capital and largest city of France; and international center of culture and commerce.
Synonyms: City of Light, French capital, capital of France
- (noun): Sometimes placed in subfamily Trilliaceae.
Synonyms: genus Paris
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“Napoleon wanted to turn Paris into Rome under the Caesars, only with louder music and more marble. And it was done. His architects gave him the Arc de Triomphe and the Madeleine. His nephew Napoleon III wanted to turn Paris into Rome with Versailles piled on top, and it was done. His architects gave him the Paris Opera, an addition to the Louvre, and miles of new boulevards.”
—Tom Wolfe (b. 1931)
“Imagination has seized power.
[Limagination prend le pouvoir.]”
—Graffito. Paris 68, ch. 2, Marc Rohan (1988)