Coppet


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Coppet

(kôpā`), village, Vaud canton, SW Switzerland, on the Lake of Geneva. It is noted for its château, once the residence of Jacques Necker and his daughter, Mme de Staël.
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Invitation to tender: Rc1 - coppet, founex, mies and tannay - road rearrangement - marking and signage, parts 1 and 2
Compartio protagonismo con Paz Vega y Stany Coppet.
Actes du colloque le directeur, la directrice d'etablissement scolaire et le renouveau pedagogique, Coppet, Suisse.
A brief comparison of Sedgwick's and Hawthorne's visits to de Stael's chateau at Coppet shows Hawthorne making an unconvincing expression of apathy, while Sedgwick admits to a surprisingly gothic sensation of horror.
uk 5 COPPET HALL, PEMBROKESHIRE One night from PS80pp Arriving at this beach always feels like an adventure because you get to it through tunnels once used by trams.
Se nombro como gobernador de la Federacion a Marcel de Coppet, socialista con una amplia experiencia en la gestion colonial en Africa, que suponia una apuesta clara de ruptura frente al sempiterno conservadurismo colonial.
She spent much of her life in exile, at Coppet, in Switzerland.
Some authors are able to refer to Clausewitz's visits to their country, for example, Belgium and Switzerland, with the latter claiming that Madame de Stael and August von Schlegel re-invigorated his nationalism and romanticism during his rather comfortable time as a prisoner in Castle Coppet on Lake Geneva during the French occupation.
De Coppet, 'L'Action Economique des Puissances en Chine', Annales de Science Politique, Tome quinzieme (1900), 94; Anonymous, 'Discussion et Vote du Projet du Chemin de Fer du Yunnan', Journal des transports, 24e annee, No 27 (6 July 1901).
6) The famous Coppet group, named after the chateau Stael's family owned near Geneva, gave birth to innovative political and literary thought.
Thibault R, Blachier F, Darcy-Vrillon B, de Coppet P, Bourreille A, Segain JP.