Charente


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Charente

(French ʃarɑ̃t)
n
1. (Placename) a department of W central France, in Poitou-Charentes region. Capital: Angoulême. Pop: 341 275 (2003 est). Area: 5972 sq km (2329 sq miles)
2. (Placename) a river in W France, rising in the Massif Central and flowing west to the Bay of Biscay. Length: 362 km (225 miles)
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said Mademoiselle de Tonnay- Charente, coldly, but in a manner to attract attention to a question that was not without its calculated aim.
de Bragelonne," said Mademoiselle de Tonnay- Charente, with persistent malice.
D'Artagnan made several steps along the gallery, holding Louise on his arm; then, when they were far enough removed from the others - "What I had to say to you, mademoiselle," replied he, "Mademoiselle de Tonnay- Charente has just expressed; roughly and unkindly, it is true but still in its entirety.
A small vessel with an English crew, whose captain is on my side, awaits you at the mouth of Charente, at fort of the Point.
A few hours' drive due south from Brittany, easily reached via the country's excellent toll roads, is the Charente Maritime.
Charente is for those growing, active families But if your budget doesn't stretch as far as a rented villa, a cluster of excellent holiday parks a couple of miles inland offers a more than adequate Wells alternative - a luxury mobile home at a fraction of the price.
Charente is for those growing, active But if your budget doesn't stretch as far as a rented villa, a cluster of excellent holiday parks a couple of miles inland offers a more than adequate Wells alternative - a luxury mobile home at a fraction of the price.
Until we learn to ski, or become movie stars, of course need to know | martin wells and his wife stayed at Siblu's Les Charmettes holiday village in the Charente Maritime, where seven-night holidays start from PS413 starting June 2, 2018, based on up to six people sharing a two-bedroom Esprit holiday home.
Until we learn to ski, or become movie stars, of course need to know | | martin wells and his wife stayed at Siblu's Les Charmettes holiday village in the Charente Maritime, where seven-night holidays start from PS413 starting June 2, 2018, based on up to six people sharing a two-bedroom Esprit holiday home.
THE Charente was discovered by those who couldn't afford the Dordogne but wanted a similar landscape.
IT'S not all about the sea in the Charente Maritime, although access to the varied Atlantic coastline plays an important part in setting the scene for the whole department.
ATLANTA -- Infor today announced that Charente Group, parent company of several major marine service and supply companies, has gone live with Infor ERP SL (formerly SyteLine).