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In a government survey, a square tract of land six miles on each side, constituting thirty-six square miles. In some states, the name given to the political subdivision of a county.



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Although Rambuteau's ambition to create safe space around the cityhall had failed, his plan points to the fact that by the 1830s the Place de Greve and the Hotel de Ville had come to stand politically for what the area would also represent economically and demographically: a microcosm of the developments and disruptions that had transformed and unsettled Paris since the eighteenth century, and which seemed to erupt periodically in rebellion.
NTickets are pounds 27.50 and pounds 24.50 and are available now on (0191) 261 2606, from the City Hall box office and on the Web cityhall