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Bidasoa

(bē`däsōä, Span. bēthäsō`ä) or

Bidassoa,

river, 35 mi (56 km) long, Basque Country, N Spain, and Pyrénées Atlantiques dept., SW France. The river rises in Spain on the southern slopes of the western Pyrenees in Navarre and flows NNW to the Bay of Biscay, entering it between Hondarribia, or Fuenterrabía, Spain, and Hendaye, France. The Bidasoa forms the French-Spanish border for more than 10 mi (16 km) of its lower course. On the small Pheasant Island, located midstream 2 mi (3.2 km) above Hendaye, France and Spain signed (1659) the Peace of the Pyrenees (see Pyrenees, Peace of thePyrenees, Peace of the,
1659, treaty ending the warfare between France and Spain that, continuing after the Peace of Westphalia, which ended the Thirty Years War, had been complicated by French intervention in the revolt of the Catalans (1640–52) and by Spanish
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), which ended the conflict that had continued between them after the Thirty Years War. Pheasant Island then became permanent neutral territory, with sovereigny shared alternately between the two nations.
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The island sits in the Bidasoa River separating northeast Spain and southwest France, where the French city of Hendaye sits opposite the Spanish town of Irun.
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(17) Me interesa tan solo senalar como, tras los desposorios en Burgos y el intercambio de parejas en el Bidasoa, Lope adelanto su regreso a Madrid y abandono la comitiva, que no volveria hasta el 10 de diciembre.
(2007) provided a new locality from the Bidasoa river basin in Lesaka (Navarra) and pointed out that the localities from Asturias and Gipuzkoa reported in Allorge & Allorge (1941) were not taken into account for the Iberian Peninsula catalogue since no herbarium sheet was found.
Otros fueron concomitantes o posteriores: redistribucion y ampliacion del profesorado, habilitacion de locales, atencion a los nuevos alumnos --punto este que condujo a la posterior ereccion del Colegio Eclesiastico Internacional Bidasoa (16)--, etc.