Poitiers

Poitiers, the capital of the dep. of Vienne, 61 m. SW. of Tours; has a number of interesting buildings, a university and large library; in its neighbourhood Clovis defeated Alaric II. in 507, Charles Martel the Moors in 732, and the Black Prince the troops of King John in 1356.

Population (circa 1900) given as 34,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Poisson, Simeon-Denis * Poitou
Poe, Edgar Allan
Poerio, Carlo
Poet Laureate
Poetical Justice
Poetry
Poet's Corner
Poggendorf, Johann Christian
Poggio, Bracciolini
Point de Galle
Poisson, Simeon-Denis
Poitiers
Poitou
Pola
Poland
Polders
Pole
Pole, Reginald
Pole-star
Polignac, Duc de
Polignac, Prince de
Politian, Angelo

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Antique pictures of Poitiers

Links here from Chalmers

Aigneaux, Robert And Anthony Le Chevalier, Sieurs D'
Aubert, William
Balderic
Besly, John
Bronchorst, John
Chabot, Peter Walter
Chapuzeau, Samuel
Cotton, Peter
Daille, John
Froissart, John
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