Châlons-sur-Marne


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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Châlons-sur-Marne

 

a city in northeastern France, on the Marne River. Capital of Marne Department. Population, 63,000 (1975). A transportation junction, Chälons-sur-Marne is a wine-making center and a center of trade in champagnes. The city has some light industry and produces electrodes and musical instruments.

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