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lake, 16 sq mi (41 sq km), c.11 mi (18 km) long and 2 mi (3.2 km) wide, NE Savoie dept., E France. It is famous for its scenic beauty. Aix-les-Bains and other resorts are located on its shores. The celebrated abbey of Haute-Combe (founded 12th cent.; restored 19th cent.) is situated on the western shore.
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She herself had no fears of it, and the books scattered about her drawing-room (a part of the house in which books were usually supposed to be "out of place"), though chiefly works of fiction, had whetted Archer's interest with such new names as those of Paul Bourget, Huysmans, and the Goncourt brothers.
"If you do not overtake him before we reach Bourget you shall have twenty francs; if not before Louvres, thirty."
HE al-Sulaiti meeting French President Emmanuel Macron at the opening ceremony of the 53rd International Paris Airshow at Le Bourget in Paris.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan's Pride JF-17 Thunder is all set to steal the international air show starting from June 17 at the Le Bourget Airport, Paris.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan's Pride JF-17 Thunder is all set to steal the international airshow starting from June 17, at the Le Bourget Airport, Paris.
Pakistan Air Force's (PAF) JF-17 Thunder kicked off on Saturday its practice drills in the French capital for the 53rd Paris Air Show to be held from 17th to 23rd of this month at Le Bourget Airport.
A source close to the probe said: "It was a spectacular heist and the victims were terrified." They added that the unnamed women were travelling from Le Bourget airport, where they had landed in a private jet.
The incident happened after the Qatari women left Le Bourget airport in the northeast of Paris.
Summary: The agreement links Abu Dhabi's Al Bateen Executive and France's Le Bourget
These two contrasting personalities led China's delegation at Le Bourget. Su is one of the toughest negotiators around, described by one delegate as China's "attack dog".