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Basque region

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Published by Clio Press in Oxford, England, Santa Barbara, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • País Vasco (Spain),
  • Pays Basque (France)
    • Subjects:
    • País Vasco (Spain) -- Bibliography.,
    • Pays Basque (France) -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      StatementGeoffrey West, compiler.
      GenreBibliography.
      SeriesWorld bibliographical series ;, v. 212
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ2704.B31 W47 1998, DP302.B46 W47 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvi, 148 p. :
      Number of Pages148
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3968161M
      ISBN 101851092587
      LC Control Number2001274273
      OCLC/WorldCa40637435


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The Basque region is divided into at least three administrative units, namely the Basque Autonomous Community and Navarre in Spain, and the arrondissement of Bayonne and the cantons of Mauléon-Licharre and Tardets-Sorholus in the département of Pyrénées Atlantiques, France.

The autonomous community (a concept established in the Spanish Constitution of ) known as Euskal Autonomia Canada (including those of mixed ancestry): 6, Edged by the brilliant blue Bay of Biscay and the craggy foothills of the Pyrenees, the Pays Basque (Basque Country) feels one step removed from the rest of France – which is hardly surprising, since it's been an independent nation for much of its history and has more in common with the nearby Basque regions of Spain.

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The current autonomous community of the Basque Country was established by the statute of autonomy of Its government. Situated at the feet of the western Pyrenees near the French border, Spain's Basque country comprises three provinces: Guipúzcoa and the popular beachfront capital of San Sebastian; Viscaya, where capital Bilbao houses the jaw-dropping Gehry-designed Guggenheim Museum; and Alava, whose capital Vitoria teems with medieval architecture.

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Starting in Bayonne and ending in Bilbao, this tour happily immerses you in the rich art, history, and culture of Europe's Basque Country — including the distinctive towns. Bilbao is the beating heart of the Basque Country as well as the region’s largest and most cosmopolitan city. Bilbao’s main draw for visitors is, without a doubt, the Guggenheim Museum.

This impressive building designed by the architect Frank Gehry, is considered to be one of the most important structures of contemporary architecture. The construction of the Guggenheim marked an important.

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