Tours, 2000 years of history

Published on 16 October 2019 - Updated 29 October 2019

Under this title, the city of Tours offers to the inhabitants and to all those interested in the history of the city an album book published by Éditions La Simarre, which in 9 chronological chapters gives an account of the beginnings and developments of a city on the banks of the Loire from the ancient Caesarodunum to today’s Tours Métropole Val de Loire.

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  • Jacques Chevtchenko, Frédéric Dufrèche, Jean-Louis Girault, Jean-Luc Porhel, Régis Rech


  • Éditions La Simarre
  • 2019