In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row.
Edward had crossed the Channel to put an army ashore in Flanders.
Flanders was overrun by the French, and Queen Philippa had been taken hostage in Ghent.
The Great War claimed many more victims long after the torn, corpse-strewn landscape of France and Flanders had healed.
This tapestry was woven in Flanders in about 1500 for a noble French client.
I gathered together a goodly number of friends to assist the Archduke Albert in Flanders: bought horses, and laid in powder.
Lewis was bent on the ruin of Holland and the annexation of Flanders.
Thus Calais was once more a Spanish city, and was re-annexed to the obedient provinces of Flanders.
These forces were to unite, and march to Paris through Flanders.
The powder had already been procured from Flanders, and deposited in the house at Lambeth.
probably a compound of roots represented by Flemish vlakte "plain" + wanderen "to wander."