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France
   has this flag:   

F
   is the international car registration for   
France
France
   has the capital   
Paris
Paris is more than 2,000 years old. Gauls of the Parisii tribe settled there between 250 and 200 BC and founded a fishing village on an island in the river that is the present-day Ile de la Cité -- the center around which Paris developed.
France
   uses the   
Euro
euro (EUR) ; note: on 1 January 1999, the European Monetary Union introduced the euro as a common currency to be used by financial institutions of member countries; on 1 January 2002, the euro became the sole currency for everyday transactions within the member countries
French
   is an official language of   
France
.fr
   internet domain is used by   
France
Coq Au Vin
   comes from   
France
Fricassee of chicken (traditionally older roosters, more connective tissue) cooked with wine, lardons, mushrooms, and garlic.
Crêpe
   comes from   
France
Quiche Lorraine
   comes from   
France
A baked dish containing eggs, heavy cream and bacon.
The Eiffel Tower
   is situated in   
France
Paris
Martinique
   belongs to   
France
425 sq. mi (overseas department.)
Pont-l'Evêque
   cheese comes from   
France
Normandy; soft, medium herb-flavored
Bleu D'Auvergne
   cheese comes from   
France
Spicy, nutty, strong
France
   has the mark   
F
Eiffel Tower
   is situated in   
Paris, France
Challenge & Progress; Nominee for the new 7 wonders
France
   is situated in   
Europe
Effiel tower
Fort Du Roule
   is/was found in   
France
Originally constructed in thge 17th century overlooking the Cherbourg harbor; taken from the Germans by the US 79th Division in WWII
Les Miserables (1935)
   was set in   
France
Based on the Victor Hugo novel
France
   lies to the north of   
Spain
Rene Jacquot
   comes from   
France
France
   is the site of   
Strasbourg – Grande île
France
   is the site of   
Bordeaux, Port of the Moon
France
   is the native name for   
France
Carre-de-L'Est
   cheese comes from   
France
Lorraine
Rhine
   River runs through   
France
1,320 km. Germany / France / Switzerland / Netherlands / Austria / Belgium / Luxembourg/ Liechtenstein / Italy
Maurice Lemaire Tunnel
   is located in   
France
6.8 km
French Saddlebred
   originated in   
France
French Trotter
   originated in   
France
Selle Francais
   originated in   
France
"La France Ne Peut être La France Sans La Grandeur"
   means   
France Cannot Be France Without Greatness
Charles de Gaulle
Jean-Pierre Rives
   represented   
France
Inducted 1997. Had amazing agility which gained France some amazing results in the 1970s and 1980s. Won 59 caps for France as a flanker.
Marcel Cerdan
   fought out of   
France
Modern. Inducted 1991
Georges Carpentier
   fought out of   
France
Old Timer. Inducted 1991
Notre Dame Cathedral
   is located in   
France
Begun in 1163 and mostly completed by 1250, Notre Dame is an important example of French Gothic architecture, sculpture and stained glass.
Bretteville-sur-Laize
   is located in   
Bretteville-sur-Laize, France
Burial ground for Canadian soldiers
American Cemetery
   is located in   
Normandy, France
9387 military dead, most on D-Day
Bonapart
   originated in   
France
Established 1804 - dissolution in 1870. Founded by Napoleon Bonaparte.
Baguette
   comes from   
France
Also: cheese crepes, pot au feu & foie gras
Foie Gras
   comes from   
France
Also: Baguette, cheese crepes & pot au feu
France
   had a leader   
Charles De Gaulle
Leader Free French
France
   had a leader   
Philippe Leclerc
Pseudonym of de Hauteclocque
France
   had a leader   
Philippe Petain
President
France
   had the politician   
Joseph Caillaux
Prime Minister
France
   had the politician   
Jean Jaures
Socialist Party Leader
France
   had the general   
Francois Anthoine
General
France
   had the general   
Marie-Eugene Debeney
General
France
   had the general   
Franchet D'Esperey
Marshal
France
   had the general   
Marie Fayolle
General
France
   had the general   
Dominique-Marie Gauchet
C-in-C, Mediterranean






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