Evolution of the linguistic border in the north of France 5
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Evolution of the linguistic border in the north of France 5 - 2009-05-01 11:27:59

5th map of the lot about the evolution of the linguistic border in the north of France. In the XIXth century, only the inhabitants of "blootland" ("the naked coutry") and "houtland" ("the wood country")are still speaking flemish. The political border is close to be the same as the actual one. The traditional flemish ports Dunkirk and Gravelines are turning To French.