Nimes, France, with a surprise modern use for a Roman Arena

Nimes, France, with a surprise modern use for a Roman Arena

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Nimes, France, with a surprise modern use for a Roman Arena


Nimes segment from "Napoleon Slept Here", the Intrepid Berkeley Explorer's video of France. To watch the entire film, plus thirty other free, non-commercial,…



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