History of Toulouse

History Of Toulouse

The city of Toulouse, in Midi-Pyrénées, southern France can be traced back to ancient times. It was the capital of the County of Toulouse in the Middle Ages and today is the capital of the Midi-Pyrénées region.

Read more about History Of Toulouse:  Before 118 BC: Pre-Roman Times, 118 BC–AD 418: Roman Period, 418–508: Visigothic Kingdom of Toulouse, 508–768: Merovingian Franks and The Duchy of Aquitaine, 768–877: Carolingian Franks and The Kingdom of Aquitaine, 877–10th Century, 11th Century, 12th Century, 13th Century, 13th To 14th Century, 15th To 16th Century, 17th Century, 18th Century, 19th Century, Modern Day

Other articles related to "history of toulouse, toulouse, of toulouse":

History Of Toulouse - Modern Day
... Toulouse suffered the explosion of the AZF chemical plant, owned by the Société nationale des poudres et des explosifs, on September 21, 2001 ... The plant is 8 km (5.0 mi) from the centre of Toulouse ...

Famous quotes containing the words history of and/or history:

    The history of American politics is littered with bodies of people who took so pure a position that they had no clout at all.
    Ben C. Bradlee (b. 1921)

    Jesus Christ belonged to the true race of the prophets. He saw with an open eye the mystery of the soul. Drawn by its severe harmony, ravished with its beauty, he lived in it, and had his being there. Alone in all history he estimated the greatness of man.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)