79 relations: A Treatise of Human Nature, Alain Pellegrini, Alençon, Angers, Antoine of Navarre, Araucaria, École Militaire, Étienne Martellange, Baugé-en-Anjou, Bazouges Cré sur Loir, Blois, Bousse, Sarthe, Cadet, Cantons of France, César Gabriel de Choiseul, Chenin blanc, Chippenham, Clermont-Créans, Communes of France, Communes of the Sarthe department, Cré-sur-Loir, Crosmières, David Hume, Departments of France, Elias I, Count of Maine, European Endangered Species Programme, France, Gastronomy, Ginkgo biloba, Great circle, Guillaume Fouquet de la Varenne, Henry IV of France, Jérôme le Royer de la Dauversière, Jean Picard, Jean-Baptiste Lemire, Jean-Baptiste-Louis Gresset, Jeanne d'Albret, Joseph Gallieni, Joseph Sauveur, La Flèche chicken, Laval, Mayenne, Lazare de Baïf, Léo Delibes, Le Mans, Liane de Pougy, Loir, Loire, Louis François Henri de Menon, Louis Métezeau, Louis XV of France, ..., Louis-Adrien Lusson, Macaron, Mareil-sur-Loir, Marie Pape-Carpantier, Markala, Michel Virlogeux, Montreal, Nantes, Obernkirchen, Paris, Paul Gauthier (theologian), Paul-Henri-Benjamin d'Estournelles de Constant, Pays de la Loire, Philip VI of France, Pierre-Claude Fontenai, Prytanée National Militaire, Quebec, René Descartes, Saint-Lambert, Quebec, Sarthe, Saumur, Seneschal, Sister city, Society of Jesus, Subprefectures in France, Thorée-les-Pins, Villaines-sous-Malicorne, War in the Vendée, Złotów. Expand index (29 more) » « Shrink index
A Treatise of Human Nature (1738–40) is a book by Scottish philosopher David Hume, considered by many to be Hume's most important work and one of the most influential works in the history of philosophy.
Alain Pellegrini (born 12 August 1946) is a French general.
Alençon is a commune in Normandy, France, capital of the Orne department.
Angers is a city in western France, about southwest of Paris.
Antoine (in English, Anthony; 22 April 1518 – 17 November 1562) was the King of Navarre through his marriage (jure uxoris) to Queen Jeanne III, from 1555 until his death.
Araucaria (original pronunciation) is a genus of evergreen coniferous trees in the family Araucariaceae.
The École Militaire ("military school") is a vast complex of buildings housing various military training facilities in the 7th arrondissement of Paris, France, southeast of the Champ de Mars.
Étienne Martellange (22 December 1569, Lyon - 3 October 1641, Paris) was a French Jesuit architect and draftsman.
Baugé-en-Anjou is a commune in the Maine-et-Loire département in western France.
Bazouges Cré sur Loir is a commune in the department of Sarthe, northwestern France.
Blois is a city and the capital of Loir-et-Cher department in central France, situated on the banks of the lower river Loire between Orléans and Tours.
Bousse is a commune in the Sarthe department in the region of Pays-de-la-Loire in north-western France.
A cadet is a trainee.
The cantons of France are territorial subdivisions of the French Republic's arrondissements and departments.
César Gabriel de Choiseul, duc de Praslin (15 August 1712 – 15 November 1785) was a French officer, diplomat and statesman.
Chenin blanc (known also as Pineau de la Loire among other names) is a White wine grape variety from the Loire Valley of France.
Chippenham is a large historic market town in northwest Wiltshire, England.
Clermont-Créans is a commune in the Sarthe department in the Pays de la Loire region in north-western France.
The commune is a level of administrative division in the French Republic.
The following is a list of the 360 communes of the Sarthe department of France.
Cré-sur-Loir (before 2014: Cré) is a former commune in the Sarthe department in the Pays de la Loire region in north-western France.
Crosmières is a commune in the Sarthe department in the Pays de la Loire region in north-western France.
David Hume (born David Home; 7 May 1711 NS (26 April 1711 OS) – 25 August 1776) was a Scottish philosopher, historian, economist, and essayist, who is best known today for his highly influential system of philosophical empiricism, skepticism, and naturalism.
In the administrative divisions of France, the department (département) is one of the three levels of government below the national level ("territorial collectivities"), between the administrative regions and the commune.
Elias I (also Hélie or Élie) (died 11 July 1110),Nécrologe-obituaire de la cathédrale du Mans, G. Busson and A. Ledru eds., Archives historiques de Maine VII (Le Mans 1906),163-164.
The European Endangered Species Programme (EEP) is a population management programme for animals kept in European Association of Zoos and Aquaria (EAZA).
France, officially the French Republic (République française), is a sovereign state whose territory consists of metropolitan France in Western Europe, as well as several overseas regions and territories.
Gastronomy is the study of the relationship between food and culture, the art of preparing and serving rich or delicate and appetizing food, the cooking styles of particular regions, and the science of good eating.
Ginkgo biloba, commonly known as ginkgo or gingko (both pronounced), also known as the maidenhair tree, is the only living species in the division Ginkgophyta, all others being extinct.
A great circle, also known as an orthodrome, of a sphere is the intersection of the sphere and a plane that passes through the center point of the sphere.
Guillaume Fouquet de la Varenne (1560 in La Flèche – 7 December 1616) was a French chef who became an important statesman in the service of Henry IV.
Henry IV (Henri IV, read as Henri-Quatre; 13 December 1553 – 14 May 1610), also known by the epithet Good King Henry, was King of Navarre (as Henry III) from 1572 to 1610 and King of France from 1589 to 1610.
Jérôme le Royer de la Dauversière (18 March 1597 – 6 November 1659) was a French nobleman who spent his life in serving the needs of the poor.
Jean-Félix Picard (21 July 1620 – 12 July 1682) was a French astronomer and priest born in La Flèche, where he studied at the Jesuit Collège Royal Henry-Le-Grand.
Jean-Baptiste Lemire (June 8, 1867 in Colmar, Haut-Rhin – March 2, 1945 in La Flèche) was a French composer.
Jean-Baptiste-Louis Gresset (August 29, 1709 – June 16, 1777) was a French poet and dramatist, best known for his poem Vert-Vert.
Jeanne d'Albret (Basque: Joana Albretekoa; Occitan: Joana de Labrit; 16 November 1528 – 9 June 1572), also known as Jeanne III, was the queen regnant of Navarre from 1555 to 1572.
Joseph Simon Gallieni (24 April 1849 – 27 May 1916) was a French soldier, active for most of his career as a military commander and administrator in the French colonies.
Joseph Sauveur (24 March 1653 – 9 July 1716) was a French mathematician and physicist.
The La Flèche, italic, is a rare French breed of dual-purpose domestic chicken.
Laval is a town in western France, about west-southwest of Paris, and the capital of the Mayenne department.
Lazare de Baïf (1496–1547) was a French diplomat and humanist.
Clément Philibert Léo Delibes (21 February 1836 – 16 January 1891) was a French composer of the Romantic era (1815–1910), who specialised in ballets, operas, and other works for the stage.
Le Mans is a city in France, on the Sarthe River.
Liane de Pougy (2 July 1869 – 26 December 1950), was a Folies Bergère vedette and dancer renowned as one of Paris's most beautiful and notorious courtesans.
The Loir is a long river in western France.
The Loire (Léger; Liger) is the longest river in France and the 171st longest in the world.
Louis-François-Henri de Menon, Marquis de Turbilly (Fontenailles, 1717 – Paris, 25 February 1776) was a French agronomist, who wrote Mémoire sur les défrichements in 1760.
Louis Métezeau (1559 – 18 August 1615) was a French architect.
Louis XV (15 February 1710 – 10 May 1774), known as Louis the Beloved, was a monarch of the House of Bourbon who ruled as King of France from 1 September 1715 until his death in 1774.
Louis-Adrien Lusson (1788–1864) was a French architect.
A macaron is a sweet meringue-based confection made with egg white, icing sugar, granulated sugar, almond powder or ground almond, and food coloring.
Mareil-sur-Loir is a commune in the Sarthe department in the region of Pays-de-la-Loire in north-western France.
Marie Pape-Carpantier (1815–1878) was a French educator born September 11, 1815 in Sarthe, France and died in Villiers-le-Bel (Val-d'Oise) on July 31, 1878.
Markala is a commune in Mali's Ségou Region on the Niger River 35 km down stream from the town of Ségou.
Montreal (officially Montréal) is the most populous municipality in the Canadian province of Quebec and the second-most populous municipality in Canada.
Nantes (Gallo: Naunnt or Nantt) is a city in western France on the Loire River, from the Atlantic coast.
Obernkirchen is a town in the district of Schaumburg, in Lower Saxony, Germany.
Paris is the capital and most populous city of France, with an area of and a population of 2,206,488.
Paul Gauthier (30 August 1914 in La Flèche – 25 December 2002 in Marseille) catholic theologian and humanist.
Paul-Henri-Benjamin Balluet d'Estournelles, Baron de Constant de Rebecque (22 November 1852 – 15 May 1924), was a French diplomat and politician, advocate of international arbitration and winner of the 1909 Nobel Prize for Peace.
Pays de la Loire (Broioù al Liger, meaning Loire Country) is one of the 18 regions of France.
Philip VI (Philippe VI) (1293 – 22 August 1350), called the Fortunate (le Fortuné) and of Valois, was the first King of France from the House of Valois.
Pierre-Claude Fontenai (16 July 1683, Paris – 13 October 1742, La Flèche), was an 18th-century French Jesuit priest and historian.
The Prytanée National Militaire, originally Collège Royal Henry-Le-Grand or Collège Henri-IV de La Flèche, is a French school managed by the military, offering regular secondary education as well as special preparatory classes, equivalent in level to the first years of university, for students who wish to enter French military academies.
Quebec (Québec)According to the Canadian government, Québec (with the acute accent) is the official name in French and Quebec (without the accent) is the province's official name in English; the name is.
René Descartes (Latinized: Renatus Cartesius; adjectival form: "Cartesian"; 31 March 1596 – 11 February 1650) was a French philosopher, mathematician, and scientist.
Saint-Lambert is a city (ville) in southwestern Quebec, Canada located on the south shore of the St. Lawrence River, opposite Montreal.
Sarthe is a French department situated in the Grand-Ouest of the country.
Saumur is a commune in the Maine-et-Loire department in western France.
A seneschal was a senior court appointment within a royal, ducal, or noble household during the Middle Ages and early Modern period, historically a steward or majordomo of a medieval great house, such as a royal household.
Twin towns or sister cities are a form of legal or social agreement between towns, cities, counties, oblasts, prefectures, provinces, regions, states, and even countries in geographically and politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties.
The Society of Jesus (SJ – from Societas Iesu) is a scholarly religious congregation of the Catholic Church which originated in sixteenth-century Spain.
In France, a subprefecture (sous-préfecture) is the administrative center of a departmental arrondissement that does not contain the prefecture for its department.
Thorée-les-Pins is a commune in the Sarthe department in the region of Pays-de-la-Loire in north-western France.
Villaines-sous-Malicorne is a commune in the Sarthe department in the region of Pays-de-la-Loire in north-western France.
The War in the Vendée (1793; Guerre de Vendée) was an uprising in the Vendée region of France during the French Revolution.
Złotów (Flatow) is a town in northwestern Poland, with a population of 18,303 inhabitants (2011).