Two villages, and Longeverne Velrans are at war. This is war waged each year schoolchildren of both towns. When the troops commanded by Longeverne Lebrac made a prisoner is subtracted from the latter all its buttons. This method is a great success to the point that the troops, to avoid this extreme humiliation, begin to fight naked.
The War of the Buttons by Yves Robert The story of The War of the Buttons: