La Condamine


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, officially Principality of Monaco, independent principality (2005 est. pop. 32,400), c.370 acres (150 hectares), on the Mediterranean Sea, an enclave within Alpes-Maritimes dept., SE France, near the Italian border.
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La Condamine

 

a city and port in Monaco, on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea, located in a small bay, between the rocky Capes of Monaco and Monte Carlo. Population, approximately 10,000.

La Condamine is a health resort and tourist center. Monaco’s principal commercial institutions and industrial enterprises are concentrated in La Condamine, including a brewery; a mill; clothing, weaving, and candy factories; a shipyard; a printing shop; and enterprises producing souvenirs.

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The second, led by Charles-Marie de La Condamine, would do the same at the equator near Quito, in what was then the viceroyalty of Peru.
A letter from La Condamine repeating this plaint was quoted in the preface of the 1758 French edition of El Orinoco ilustrado by its translator.
This consultation concerns the execution of rehabilitation of 204 housing units in occupied areas, conferred a general contractor or consortium, residences La Condamine 1 and 2 (146 units - 17 buildings) and La Condamine 5 (58 dwellings - 7 buildings) in DRAP.
Pero la aventura de La Condamine no termino en Quito, sino que el frances tomo la decision de regresar a Europa tras una exploracion del Amazonas.
La Condamine publicou em 1745 Relation Abregee d'an Voyage Feit dan L'interieur del'Amerique Meridionale .
It examines the ideas behind the 180 woodcuts found in the travelogue in relation to other travel writings and art by Europeans such as Charles-Marie de La Condamine, Charles Expilly, and Johann Mortiz Rugendas, as well as the negative reaction of both the French and Brazilian public to BiardAEs satirical descriptions.
Es curioso si tenemos en cuenta que la Princesa fue alumna del instituto catolico Francisco de Asis-Nicolas Barre, en Monaco, y actualmente es alumna de L'Ecole La Condamine, tambien catolica, donde es previsible que siga estudiando hasta concluir la secundaria.
Luego de su expedicion por las costas del pacifico, en su Relation abregee d'un voyage fait dans Vinterieur de l'Amerique meridionale (1745), Charles-Marie de La Condamine refuto las noticias grandiosas de los Incas basado en su observacion de las condiciones de vida de la poblacion indigena coetanea.
Este era un curioso grupo de jovenes britanicos que seguia los pasos de Loefling, de Humboldt y de Bonpland, en Venezuela y en Colombia; de von Martius y von Spix, en las selvas del Brasil; del conde Francois de Castelnau, en Peru, y del baron De La Condamine, de Godin, de Ulloa y de Jorge Juan, en el Ecuador.
Otro asunto que se debe atender es el de los accesos al Centro Historico, sobre todo en el suroeeste, por La Condamine, ya que estan al borde del colapso total.
Monaco is divided into four neighborhoods: Monaco-Ville, the old original city, which is on a rocky promontory extending into the sea; La Condamine, along the port; Monte-Carlo, the main resort, residential and tourist area; and Fontvieille, a newly constructed area reclaimed from the sea.
Bazille's 1870 Studio 9 Rue de la Condamine (top left) and Rockwell's 1950 Shuffleton's Barbershop (top right) look alike to the program.