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Born between the Loire Estuary and the Atlantic Ocean, Saint-Nazaire grew at a staggering rate of knots. Learn how the place had in fact to be reborn in the course of its first century – this section reveals much about the extraordinary episodes that turned Saint-Nazaire into an archetypal 20th-century French town. Delving into the port’s history greatly helps understand its heritage…