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Pierre C.A., French physician, 1787-1872. See: Louis angle, Louis law.

Pasteur, Louis

Etymology: French chemist, 1822-1895
promoter of the germ theory of infection and developer of the pasteurization process to kill pathogenic organisms in milk. Pasteur also developed several vaccines and pioneered the development of stereochemistry by separating mirror image isomers.
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Die Naundorff-mite word in stand gehou deur die publikasies van die Librairie de la Survivance in Saint-Sulpice, Parys, en deur die Institut Louis XVII wat in 1990 in die Rue des Moines, Parys, gestig is.
The lost king of France: revolution, revenge and the search for Louis XVII.
Louis XVII lost his parents to the guillotine in 1793 and was locked in Paris's Temple prison for three years.
When Louis XVII finally died of tuberculosis in 1795, rumours instantly circulated that the royal heir had been smuggled to safety, and a commoner had died in his place.