Sentence Examples with the word picardie

Demay, Inventaire des sceaux de la Flandre (2 vols., 1873), de l'Artois et de la Picardie (1877), de la Normandie (1881); G.

In the centre were 8000 French infantry (the ancestors of the later Picardie and Piedmont regiments) under the seigneur de Molart, and 5000 Italian infantry.

For three hours the professional regiments of all sorts in the French lines rivalled one another in enduring the fire unmoved, the forerunners of the military systems of to-day, landsknechts, Picardie and Piedmont, showing the feudal gendarmerie that they too were men of honour.