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Bergerac

(bĕrzhəräk`), town (1990 pop. 27,886), Dordogne dept., SW France, in Périgord, on the Dordogne River. It is a farm-trade and processing center. It also has boiler works, foundries, chemical plants, and shoe factories. Possessed by the English in the 14th cent., it was recovered in 1450 by the French. It became a Protestant stronghold and was taken (1621) by Louis XIII. A tobacco museum and an experimental tobacco institute are there.
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Instead, we drove to Bergerac and climbed aboard a traditional barge for a cruise down the Dordogne.
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Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents A Midsummer Night's Dream, Othello and Cyrano de Bergerac in repertory between now and August 25.
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After leaving the French air force and ending 20 years of flying Mirage jets in 1995, he was determined to show that vineyards around the city of Bergerac could produce wine to match the best of Bordeaux, even if those snooty near-neighbours had stolen a 100-year start.
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