1897-1982; Fr. poet, novelist, & journalist
region in NE Spain: from the 11th to the 15th cent., a kingdom which at various times included the Balearic Islands, Sardinia, Sicily, & several other Mediterranean areas; united with Castile, 1479: 18,405 sq mi (47,669 sq km)
A region and former kingdom of northeast Spain. It was united with Castile in 1479 to form the nucleus of modern Spain.