Alesia: Making Sense of the Standard Narrative

tomar

Ad Honoris
Jan 2011
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And to be even more fair, the whole nation has a huge amount invested in the current site, so it's not as simple as doing a quick sample dig and calling it solved.
Not really..... Only recently a museum has been built there and expectes a modest 150 000 visitors per year ... By comparison, Francois 1er 's renaissance castle at Chambord (some 200 km from Paris about the same as Alesia) gets one million per year and so does nearby more obscure Chenonceau castle.... The Louvre in Paris is in a different category all together , with over 10 mio...
 
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