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Bois-de-Boulogne (AMT) - Origin of Name
... Bois-de-Boulogne takes its name from the nearby Collège de Bois-de-Boulogne, itself named for park Bois de Boulogne in France ...
Bois D'Arc, Texas
... Bois d'Arc is a tiny hamlet in Anderson County, Texas at the crossroads of State Highway 19 and Farm to Market Road 860 about halfway between Athens, Texas and Palestine, Texas ... There was one Osage Orange (Bois d'Arc) tree in the backyard of the house ... Termed a ghost town by www.TexasEscapes.com, Bois d'Arc had a school until it was consolidated with Montalba in 1955 ...
Chretien Du Bois
... Chretien du Bois was the father of three Protestant French-speaking immigrants to colonial New York ... Chretien du Bois was the son of Antoine du Bois and Anne Cousin, and was married to Françoise le Poivre ... Chretien du Bois lived in the village of Wicres, outside of Lille ...
Agir - V-1 Espionage
... "Bonnetot le Faubourg, Auffray, Totes, Ribeaucourt, Maison Ponthieu and Bois Carre" ... A more detailed report in October about Bois Carré (1.4 km east of Yvrench) claimed it had "a concrete platform with centre axis pointing directly to London" ... AGIR also provided complet sketches of V-1 launching site such as one by André Comps of Bois Carré (In English "square woods") labeled "La position de Maisons" and B2 ...
Jesper Westerberg - Career
... to IFÖ Bromölla IF, and later on to Landskrona BoIS ... which ended after the 2008 season, on 20 March 2009 Landskrona BoIS confirmed that Westerberg had signed a one-year contract with the club ... After one year in Landskrona BoIS he moved to Mjällby AIF ...

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    This spirit it was which so early carried the French to the Great Lakes and the Mississippi on the north, and the Spaniard to the same river on the south. It was long before our frontiers reached their settlements in the West, and a voyageur or coureur de bois is still our conductor there.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)