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After this unsuccessful campaign he was glad to conclude preliminaries of peace
at Brittany (May 8, 1360). This treaty, less onerous to France than that of London,
took its final form in the Treaty of Calais, ratified by both kings (October 1360).
France, Air 920 pendence on governmental subsidies and the existence of state
representation in press and broadcasting councils, however, have sometimes
had the effect of forcing journalists to engage in self-censorship. Cultural life.
In 1842 Tahiti became a French protectorate and in 1880 a colony. The Gambier
group became a protectorate in 1844 and a colony in 1881. Rimatara and Rurutu
became protectorates and colonies of France in 1889 and 1900, respectively.
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