Picardie

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Discipline:
Social Studies
Subject:
Geography
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Picardie

Picardie

Picardie is in Northern France, there are 3 departments that each has it's own capital city.

Picardie is the site of many castles and cathedrals. Many of these structures were originally medieval fortresses or the homes of royal families.

Pierrefonds Castle

Chantilly Castle

Beauvais

Senlis

Picard ≠ French

The Battle of the Somme during WWI had the bloodiest day in the history of the British Army. Over several months, the battle resulted in over one million deaths.

Jules Verne wrote 'Twenty Thousand Leagues Under The Sea' at Le Crotoy, an estuary village that constantly attracts many artists and writers.


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