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  1. 1. Corse, France<br />Coco Candelario, Sarah Caples<br />
  2. 2. Emplacement<br />Island, Mediterranean Sea<br />West of Italy, southeast of French mainland<br />North of the island of Sardinia<br />One of the 26 regions<br />“Territorial collectivity”<br />
  3. 3. Faits<br />Birthplace of Napoleon Bonaparte<br />Mediterranean climate<br />Hot summers, mild/rainy winters<br />Craftsmanship<br />Pottery, wicker work, wood carving, jewelry<br />
  4. 4. Statistiques<br />Regional capital: Ajaccio<br />Major languages: French (official), Italian and Corsican<br />Major religion: Christianity<br />Monetary unit: Euro<br />Main exports: Cheese, fruit, wine, olive oil, tobacco<br />
  5. 5. Le Drapeau de Corse<br />Moor head<br />Inherited from the kings of Aragond<br />1762: Pasquale Paoli <br />Sign of independence <br />
  6. 6. NationauxHymne<br />God saves you Queen And Mother of the infinite one Of which graces us  With the paradise  You are to laugh and joy Of all the unconsoled ones Of all tormented Single faith  For you sighs and groans Our tenderness which runs out In an ocean of sorrows And of love  Marie, ocean of softness That your eyes if pieux  Maternal and love   Are posed on us  Accomodate our miseries Under your saint veils And your son who is with the sky Show us  Approve and listen too O Virgin Mary Soft and generous Our plain tendernesses On our enemies Give us the victory And also eternal glory With the paradise <br />Dio vi Salve Regina Diu vi salvi Regina E madreuniversalePer cui favor si sale Al paradisu Voisietegioia è risuDi tuttiiscunsulatiDi tuttiitribulatiUnicaspeme A voisuspira è gemeIl nostruafflittu core In un mar diduloreE d'amarezza Maria, mar didulcezzaI vostriochjipietosiMaterniedamurosiA noivulgete NoimiseriaccugliteNelvostrusantuveluIl vostrufigliu in celuA noimustrate GraditeedascultateO vergine Maria Dolce è clemente è piaGliaffettinostri VoidaiminicinostriA noi date vittoriaE poi l'eternagloriaIn paradisu<br />Coriscan Anthem<br />
  7. 7. TouristiqueAttractions<br /><ul><li> Hiking
  8. 8. Diving
  9. 9. Horseback riding
  10. 10. Fishing
  11. 11. Hunting
  12. 12. Water cures
  13. 13. Casa Buonaparte</li></li></ul><li>Langue<br />French (official language; as of 1858)<br />Corsican<br />Corsica, Northern Sardinia<br />Similar to Italian<br />Evolved from Latin<br />Endangered<br />
  14. 14. Corsican Mafia (le Unione Corse)<br />Tight knit, secretive<br />Split<br />Francisci, Orsini, Venturi, and Guerini<br />Heroin trade<br />“Air Opium” <br />1992: 182 armed robberies, 154 terrorist attacks, 40 murders.<br />
  15. 15. Musique<br />Traditional wind, string and percussion<br />Caramusa<br />Calamedda (north) or cialamella/cialambella (south)<br />Mandulina<br />Riberbula<br />Urganettu<br />Zampugna<br />
  16. 16. Cuisine<br />Pasta, pizza, cheese, omelets, soup, chestnuts<br />Local beers, coke, wine<br />reflecting their independent ways<br />Cuisine<br />Combination of French/Italian<br />Meat and fish<br />Lamb, kid, and suckling pig<br />Mullet, bream, bass, small Mediterranean lobster (langoustes)<br />
  17. 17. Strawberry Sorbet<br />1 kilogram(2.2 lb) fresh ripe and naturally well sugared fraises300 grams (2/3 lb) caster sucre<br />1/2 citron (pour le jus)1 orange (pour le jus)<br />Directions :1/Wash then take the stalks off les fraises and mix them.2/Add the sucre then the juices (citron et orange) and blend.3/Pour into an ice cream maker and when the sorbet is iced, keep it into the ice cubes preserver part of your réfrigérateur rather than into a deep freezer.You can duplicate this recipe with other fruit (framboises, cassis, baies, etc... you can also blend several fruit together)<br />
  18. 18. Questionnaire<br />Where is Corsica located?<br />What is the capital of Corsica?<br />What is the design on the Corsican flag?<br />What are the main languages spoken in Corsica?<br />Describe the Corsican language.<br />Describe the major types of cuisine in Corsica.<br />The Corsican mafia was involved with what kind of trade?<br />