Page 183. " Grenoble, Genoa "

Grenoble is a city in south-east France, capital of the Dauphiné since the 11th century. It is known as the 'Capital of the Alps' owing to its location at the foot of the mountain range.


Genoa is a port city in northern Italy. Its Old Town is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It was European City of Culture in 2004 and counts Christopher Columbus among its sons.


Genoa Old Town
GNU Free Documentation LicenseGenoa Old Town - Credit: William Domichini
Page 194. " Hôpital de la Charité "

The Hôpital de la Charité was founded in Paris in the 17th century and closed in 1935 to make way for the new faculty of medicine.