Prince Regent

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Prince Regent

George IV as regent of Great Britain and Ireland during the insanity of his father (1811--20)
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Prince Regent

 

an inlet of the Canadian archipelago that joins the Parry Strait zone with the Gulf of Boothia. Length, approximately 220 km; width, 80–140 km; maximum depth, 439 m. The inlet is totally or partially ice-free in August and the first half of September. W. Parry discovered the inlet in 1819.

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Ce livre allait provoquer le scandale dans sa famille, qui se considerait depuis de siecles roumaine (son oncle avait ete elu prince regnant en Valachie en 1821 comme roumain), ou, tout au plus, grecque (au XVIIIe siecle, les Ghika avaient ete acceptes comme princes phanariotes dans les Principautes Roumaines par les Ottomans, c'est a dire comme des membres de la communaute grecque de Constantinople).

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