16 July 2016

Louis Renard in Tarascon (13)

Historien local 1915– 2006 '

It's excellent that a town should recognise the work of its local historians, and hats off to a person who has researched the history of shoemakers in the small town of Tarascon over five hundred years. Among Louis Renard's works are Les Cordeliers de Tarascon : du XIIIe siècle à la Révolution française (1984); Tarascon : le temps retrouvé (1991), La Tarasque (1991), and Tarasacon - Sa vie municipale, quotidienne, religieuse et artistique (1999). Here is a representation of the town's legendary amphibian La Tarasque outside his 'den':

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