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a former province of eastern France

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Herve BARGE: Since 2000 there has been a great deal of willingness to modernize the health information system in the Franche-Comte, first on the part of the Agence Regionale de l'Hospitalisation [ARH, regional hospital care agency] and then the Agence Regionale de Sante [ARS, regional health agency].
In his new book, Expansion and Crisis in Louis XIV's France, Darryl Dee sets out to analyze the paradigm and the local experience of absolutism in one case study, the border province of Franche-Comte, from the French conquest in 1674 to the death of the Sun King in 1715.
Once ruled by the Spanish, Franche-Comte has been defended against invaders on numerous occasions so it is no surprise to discover that one of its other principal cities, Belfort, on its northern edge, in the Territore de Belfort, also has a citadel.
Dee (history, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Canada) has a two-fold purpose in this study of the history of the department of Franche-Comte from its conquest by the French under Louis XIV to the death of that monarch in 1715.
Le Tallec spent last season on loan at Sochaux, who are looking to bring him back for another spell in the Franche-Comte region.
University Hospital of Besancon, Besangon, France; and ([dagger]) University of Franche-Comte, Besangon, France
Europe river and canal holiday specialist, Crown Blue Line is offering a 15pc reduction on brochure prices for all holidays to the Franche-Comte region of Burgundy.
CHANDLER are offering some generous prices in their list for the Open de Franche-Comte Challenger Tour event, which starts
Indeed Franche-Comte genuinly offers something for everyone - be they couples looking to escape the hurly-burly of modern day life, families looking to accomodate both generations or those seeking a heart-pounding activity break.
Alcatel has deployed an Internet protocol (IP) network covering 47 city-administered sites for Besancon, the capital of France's Franche-Comte region.
Although ghosts such as Leonarde were unusual apparitions, seventeenth-century Dole and the region of which it was the capital, the Franche-Comte, were sites for many supernatural and preternatural occurrences, at least according to their residents.
The brochures release five aromas including pine to plunge you into the forests of Franche-Comte, and spring flowers to waft you off to the Cote D'Azur.
The Petit Arsenal is in the middle of Vauban's seventeenth-century fortress which commands the city of Besancon and the valley of the Doubs, down which armies from the east would have had to march through the Franche-Comte to seize Burgundy and the heart of France.
of Franche-Comte, France) outline the theoretical principles of techniques of molecular biology in 57 short profiles written by researchers from France.