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Vendôme,

town (1990 pop. 18,359), Loir-et-Cher dept., N central France, in Orléanais. It is a manufacturing town with food processing, computer, and metal and electrical industries. The town developed around the Abbey of the Trinity (11th cent.) and during the Middle Ages was the prosperous center of the county (duchy after 1515) of Vendôme. Henry IV inherited the duchy as part of the Bourbon lands, united it with the royal domain in 1589, and gave the title of the duke of Vendôme to his illegitimate son César in 1598. Among the numerous monuments are the ruins of a château built during the 12th, 14th, and 15th cent.
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Designed in the late 17th century as a magnificent plaza, Place Vendome has served as home to affluent Europeans, government agencies, financial institutions and global businesses alike.
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IDEALLY situated in Paris' first arrondissement, The Westin Paris -- Vendome offers the best of the 'City of Lights' with impressive views of the city and the well-known Tuileries Garden, and is in close proximity to Louvre Museum, Place Vendome, Place de la Concorde and Rue du Faubourg Saint Honore.
The reduction replica of the Vendome Column (also known as the Austerlitz Column or as the Column of the Grand Army) in Paris, examined here, was much more than just a simple souvenir bought by some foreign traveler making a Grand Tour sweep through Europe.
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