Vivarais


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Vivarais

(vēvärā`), region, roughly coextensive with Ardèche dept., SE France. Its mountainous terrain rises to 5,753 ft (1,754 m) in the Mézenc. Cattle raising is the chief occupation. Silk manufacturing has declined, but other textile industries still exist. Privas is the principal town. The medieval county of Viviers or Vivarais, a part of the kingdom of Arles, was held in fief by the counts of Toulouse, who lost it to the French crown in 1229.
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The Vivarais offered income, a testing-ground for junior princes to cut their teeth as leaders, an arena for placing clients, and a means to exercise influence over provincial estates.
Lyell visited the volcanic terranes of the Auvergne, Velay, and Vivarais in France and found the same kind of volcanic evidence in each area.
The imitations of toilea peintes produced since the 1660s in Marseilles and shortly thereafter in Dauphine, Vivarais, Languedoc, Poitou and Normandy were the result of printing coloured designs by means of wooden blocks.
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03km test in Vermoux en Vivarais, while Loeb's quickest effort was half a second slower.
En Vivarais (actual departamento de Ardeche), el menager es aquel que <<tiene una aparceria y un buen par de bueyes>>, en oposicion al labrador que <<no tiene suficientes bienes para vivir si no hace ademas otra cosa (11) >>.
10) En Vivarais (actual departamento de Ardeche), el menager es aquel que "tiene una aparceria y un buen par de bueyes", en oposicion al labrador que "no tiene suficientes bienes para vivir sino que hace ademas otra cosa".