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BERRY   Or, Berri Medieval County and Duchy; A gouvernement in the Ancien Régime. The region lay in central France, on the middle courses of the Rivers Indre and Cher, north of the Massif Central, not reaching the Loire in the … Continue reading

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BAZADAIS Pays in southwestern France around the town of Bazas, which is southeast of Bordeaux and WNW of Agen.   Bazas lies south of the Garonne, but the Bazadais extended northwards over the river. In the 9th century it was held … Continue reading

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AGENAIS   Or, Agenois. Pays in southwestern France.  It includes the lower course of the River Lot, a tributary of the Garonne, and near the town of Agen, in the south, it extends southwards across the Garonne. The Agenais was normally a … Continue reading

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