- French name of Ushant.
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There has been none such fought since the French and British fleets met off Ouessant, in 1793.Thirty Years' View (Vol. II of 2)
Thomas Hart Benton
Ouessant is a little land of windmills, though in no way does it resemble Holland.
The le Molne and the le Ouessant are the principal members of the group, and are even more stern and rock-bound than the mainland.
- the French name for Ushant
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