A very eventful history **
Invasions, destructions, sieges...
The history of Landrecies looks like an endless battle.
Whoever manages to dominate the town gets easy access to the Sambre river as well, and that's why so many conflicts have focused on this
little place from the Middle Ages. This particularly
strategical situation gave birth to the very complicated Landrecian history
: this little town has already been
Spanish and finally
Not bad, huh ? In this section you may read all
about the Landrecian history from beginning to
end, or you may just click on the period you feel
most interested in. There is also a chronological
summary for those of you who are in a hurry.
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