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Artois
Artois (purple) within the modern departement of Pas-de-Calais

Artois is a former province of northern France. Its territory covers an area of about 4,000 km². It has the population of about one million. Arras, Saint-Omer, Lens, and Béthune are some major cities in the region.

Coordinates: 50°30′N 2°30′E / 50.5°N 2.5°E / 50.5; 2.5

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