Tarascon(redirected from Tarascon (Bouches-du-Rhône))
The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a town in southern France, in Bouches-du-Rhône Department; situated on the Rhone River. Railroad junction. Population, 11,000 (1968). Industries include food processing. A Gothic castle dating from the 14th or 15th century is located in Tarascon.
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