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Title:
The most beautiful villages of Normandy
Author:
Palmer, Hugh.
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Publication Information:
London : Thames & Hudson, [2002]

©2002
Physical Description:
208 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780500510728
Format :
Book

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Central Library DC611.N848 P35 2002 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize
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Summary

Featuring 34 of the most picturesque villages from the five departements of Normandy, this book also presents special sections on the churches, chateaux, harbours and coastline. A varied region of open country and woodland, it includes Mont-St-Michel and Monet's garden at Giverny.


Table of Contents

Introductionp. 6
Manche
Introductionp. 12
Barfleurp. 14
Mont-Saint-Michelp. 18
Mortainp. 24
Regneville-sur-Merp. 30
Saint-Vaast-la-Houguep. 34
Vauvillep. 36
Villedieu-les-Poelesp. 44
Ports and Harboursp. 50
Calvados
Introductionp. 58
Beuvron-en-Augep. 60
Clecyp. 64
Dives-sur-Merp. 66
Houlgatep. 72
Livarotp. 76
Port-en-Bessinp. 80
Saint-Pierre-sur-Divesp. 84
Chateauxp. 88
Orne
Introductionp. 96
Bagnoles-de-l'Ornep. 98
Bellemep. 102
Carrougesp. 106
Domfrontp. 110
Saint-Ceneri-le-Gereip. 112
Seesp. 116
Half-timbered Buildingsp. 120
Eure
Introductionp. 128
Conches-en-Ouchep. 130
Fontaine-l'Abbep. 134
Givernyp. 136
Le Bec-Hellouinp. 144
Lyons-la-Foretp. 150
Nonancourtp. 154
Churches and Abbeysp. 158
Seine-Maritime
Introductionp. 166
Beauvoir-en-Lyonsp. 168
Cleresp. 170
Etretatp. 174
Ryp. 178
Valmontp. 184
Varengeville-sur-Merp. 188
Villequierp. 196
Eating in Normandyp. 200
A Travellers' Guidep. 202
Mapp. 203
Further Readingp. 208

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