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Synonyms for Rocroi

a battle in the Thirty Years' War (1643)

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Rocroi said the department had been concerned that it lacked actuarial staff to perform principle-based reserving reviews and made a successful appeal to the insurance industry for help.
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Parrott chooses as his first target the tendency of military historians to use the battle of Rocroi in 1643 as the starting point for discussions of the French role in the modernization of warfare, as well as their reliance upon printed manuals and literary sources instead of archival materials.
In addition, Parrott argues that French victory at Rocroi in 1643 does not demonstrate that Richelieu had laid the foundations for a successful strategy.
122, 123, Nota 4), ano del triunfo de las armas del duque de Enghien, en Rocroi, sobre los tercios espanoles.
In his travels he too encounters a rich multicultural and multilingual fabric that transforms him; he too ponders the conflicts that tore the region again and again before bringing it peace: Agincourt and Waterloo, Rocroi and Verdun, the Hundred Years War and World War I.
Neither Louis XIII nor Richelieu lived to celebrate the victory over Spain at Rocroi (1643), nor did they have to endure the civil wars of the Fronde (1648-1653).
56) Is Mignanelli the Giulio d'Orazio cited by Ugurgieri, who left as a youngster to join the Spanish forces in northern France and was a survivor of Rocroi in 1643?
Principal battles: Rocroi (1643); Freiburg (Baden-Wurttemberg) (1644); Allerheim (Nordlingen) (1645); Lens (1648); Bleneau (1652); Saint-Antoine (near Paris) (1652); Valenciennes (1656); Dunkirk (Dunquerque) (1658); Seneffe (1674).
Heterobranchia is one of the main clades of gastropods, containing the largest number of species, which includes Pulmonata, Opisthobranchia and the Lower Heterobranchia (Bouchet & Rocroi, 2005).
The town itself is worth a wander for the tiny brasseries and whiffs of old-fashioned boulangeries, but Sedan also makes a good base for excursions to local towns, including the starshaped fortified city of Rocroi, which inspired the US Pentagon's unusual outline, and Charleville-Mezieres, the largest in the Ardennes.
A lo largo de su vida entre 1580 y 1645, Quevedo es testigo de los grandes acontecimientos que marcan la lenta caida del imperio espanol: el desastre de la Armada Invencible en 1588, la derrota de Rocroi en 1643 que marca el comienzo del final del poderio militar y que llevara al tratado de Weststfalia en 1648.
Nevertheless, in 1643 a terrible defeat against the French at the battle of Rocroi gave notice that Spanish grandees should not expect glory from mass combat.
El inventario taxonomico se realizo siguiendo la clasificacion suprafamiliar de Bouchet & Rocroi (2005), y para grupos particulares, Miquel et al.