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Strategically, this turning of the Cotentin corner was very important.Blood in the Sand: When James Jones Wrote a Grunt’s View of D-Day|James Jones|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The English fleet sailed for the Cotentin, and landed a force which should have done great things.
Carentan is an unassuming little town in the midst of the butter farms of the Cotentin.Rambles in Normandy|Francis Miltoun
The Normans of the Cotentin were the purest men of their race.
By degrees the whirlwind lessened to a cloud—the cloud turned into a horseman—the horseman proved to be Hugo of Cotentin.The Days of Chivalry|Ernest Louis Victor Jules L'Epine
It became the capital of the pagus Constantinus (Cotentin), and in the middle ages was the seat of a viscount.