The three principal regions for the production of tobacco are the basin of the Garonne (Lot-et-Garonne, Dordogne, Lot and Gironde), the basin of the Isre (Isre and Savoie) and the department of Pas-de-Calais.
SAVOIE hambry SEINE Paris .
CHAMOERY - Savoie, Haute-Savoie.
- Savoie, Haute-Savoie.
By the departments of Savoie and Haute-Savoie and the Swiss cantons Geneva and Vaud.
8vo, 1844); the Ornithologie de la Savoie of Bailly (4 vols.
AIX-LES BAINS, a town of France, in the department of Savoie, near the Lac du Bourget, and 9 m.
ANNECY, the chief town of the department of Haute Savoie in France.
His family having been steady royalists, he entered the Gardes du corps at the return of the Bourbons, and during the Hundred Days he sought refuge first in Switzerland and then at Aix-en-Savoie, where he fell in love, with abundant results of the poetical kind.
The only trustworthy text is that published by Guichenon in his Histoire ge'nealogique de la maison de Savoie (ed.
By Champollion-Figeac (1847); De Maulde, Louise de Savoie et Francois Ier (1895); G.
And Jeanne de Savoie-Nemours.
Perrin, Etude prehistorique sur la Savoie specialement a l'époque lacustre (Les Palafittes du lac de Bourget, Paris, 1870); Ernest Chantre, Les Palafittes ou constructions lacustres du lac de Paladru (Chambery, 1871); Bartolomeo Gastaldi, Lake Habitations and prehistoric Remains in the Turbaries and Marl-beds of Northern and Central Italy, translated by C. H.
Of Geneva the Rhone enters French territory, and henceforth till near Lyons forms first the eastern, then the southern boundary of the French department of the Ain, dividing it from those of Haute Savoie and Savoie (E.) and that of the Isere (S.).
De Bourcet, Memoires militaires sur les frontieres de la France, du Piemont, et de la Savoie (1801); M.
Rilliet, Le Retablissement du Catholicisme a Geneve it y a deux siecles (Geneva, 1880); P. Vaucher, Luttes de Geneve contre la Savoie, 1517-1530 (Geneva, 1889); Recueil genealogique suisse (Geneve) (2 vols., Geneva, 1902-1907).
It is entirely surrounded by French territory (the department of Haute Savoie lying to the south, and that of the Ain to the west and the north), save for about 32 m.