Introduction of Tarascon
Town in Bouches-du-RhС„ne department, 9 mi N ofArles, SE France, on the RhС„ne River. It is the siteof a 12th-century chРІteau built on the remains of aRoman fortress, which became the 15th-century residenceof Rene I, count of Provence and titular kingof Naples. The town was made famous by AlphonseDaudet's novel Tartarin de Tarascon.

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