Thursday, July 12, 2007

How Flanders Helped Shape Freedom in America

How Flanders Helped Shape Freedom in America
From the desk of Paul Belien on Mon, 2005-07-11 00:01
July 11 is Flanders Day. The date refers to the day in 1302 when an army of Flemish burghers defeated a superior army of French knights by driving them into a swamp. Historically the term Flanders refers to the mediaeval county of Flanders centered around the town of Brugge (Bruges in French). Today, the term Flanders is used in a broader sense, referring to the Dutch-speaking part of contemporary Belgium i.e. the historical counties of Flanders, Brabant and Loon. Brussels, the historical

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

est la preuve que PETA veut la polygamy

Peta approves of polygamy