Jacquou le Croquant
Jacquou le Croquant (the cruncher) is not only the main character of the eponymous novel by Eugene Le Roy (1836-1907), Péridourdin regional writer who lived a few years in the Perception of Domme. Jacquou is Le Petit Chose during the dark years of the Restoration in Périgord, David versus Goliath fight against all the oppression and reaction, battling against the powerful of the day, against the merits of birth. Of the Croquats, they have always been in Périgord, a radical
Location. 44° 48.12′ N, 1° 12.894′ E. Marker is in Domme, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, in Dordogne. Marker is on Grand Rue just from Rue Geoffery de Vivans. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 320 Grand Rue, Domme, Nouvelle-Aquitaine 24250, France.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jacques de Maleville (about 210 meters away, measured in a direct line); Les Gabares (approx. 3.6 kilometers away); Géologie, écologie et histoire de La Malartrie (approx. 4.1 kilometers away); La Dordogne et la navigation (approx. 4.5 kilometers away); Perigord Noir (approx. 5.8 kilometers away); Chateau Feodal de Beynac (approx. 6.9 kilometers away); Hôtel de Cervalè (approx. 9.6 kilometers away); Hôtel de Carbonnier de Marzac (approx. 9.6 kilometers away).
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