The birth of the Dutch Republic.

by George Norman Clark in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 217 Downloads: 963
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  • Netherlands

Subjects:

  • Netherlands -- History -- Wars of Independence, 1556-1648.

Edition Notes

SeriesIn British Academy, London. (Founded 1901) Proceedings,, 1946
Classifications
LC ClassificationsAS122 .L5 vol. 32
The Physical Object
Paginationv. 32, p. [189]-217.
Number of Pages217
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL199808M
LC Control Numbera 51005036
OCLC/WorldCa1887782

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Dutch Republic, formally Republic of the United Netherlands, Dutch Republiek der Verenigde Nederlanden, (–), state whose area comprised approximately that of the present Kingdom of the Netherlands and which achieved a position of world power in the 17th century.

The republic consisted of the seven northern Netherlands provinces that won independence. During the Dutch Golden Age in the lateth and 17th centuries, the Dutch Republic dominated world trade, conquering a vast colonial empire and operating the largest fleet of merchantmen of any nation.

The County of Holland was the wealthiest and most urbanized region in the world. In the urban population of the Dutch Republic as a percentage of total population was Capital: The Hague (de facto). The book counts the birth of the Dutch Republic from the signing of the Unions of Arras, which saw several parts of the Seventeen Provinces, an area which covered what is now the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg and part of France, side with the Spanish.

The group had long-standing political and religious conflicts with the Spanish monarchy and. Hardcover. Condition: VERY GOOD. A history of the development of the Dutch Republic between andpreceeding the country's modern state as the Kingdom of the Netherlands.

John Lothrop Motley () was an American historian and diplomat. With frontispiece portrait of the author. Complete in one volume. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has soft covers.

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Morgan shows how the challenge of British taxation started Americans on a search for constitutional principles to protect their freedom, and eventually led to the Revolution. By demonstrating that the founding fathers’ political philosophy was not grounded in theory, but rather grew out of their own immediate 4/5(1).

Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. In this lesson, we explore the birth of the Dutch Republic and the Dutch Golden Age which followed.

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In The Birth of the Republic, –89, Edmund S. Morgan shows how the challenge of British taxation started Americans on a search for constitutional principles to protect their freedom, and eventually led to the demonstrating that the founding fathers’ political philosophy was not grounded in theory, but rather grew out of their own immediate needs, Morgan paints.

The birth of the Dutch Republic was an extremely complex historical event. Contests of military, political, and cultural power intertwined with one another over the course of eighty years before formal independence from Spain was recognized and the Low Countries were at peace.

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It depends on both the level of fertility and the age structure of the population. The seventeenth century is considered the Dutch Golden Age, a time when the Dutch were at the forefront of social change, economics, the sciences, and art.

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It's a light, quick read about the preludes to the Revolutionary War, the war itself, the adoption of the Articles of Confederation and ultimately the creation of the national, federal government with the politically-charged ratification of the Constitution/5(4). InJohan Huizinga published Dutch Civi‐ lization in the Seventeenth Century, a book of es‐ says on the so-called Golden Age of the Nether‐ lands.

Huizinga found it amazing that the newly founded Dutch Republic was so highly developed at cultural and economic levels. Indeed, the Re‐ public could boast of cultural geniuses such as. Trade within Europe was still greater than overseas trade, there was a dramatic increase in trade between European nations and their colonies, the Atlantic trade contributed to the growth of European cities, and overseas trade let to the growth of.

The birth of the republic; by Goodloe, Daniel R. (Daniel Reaves), Publication date [] Topics United States -- Politics and governmentUnited States -- History Revolution, Sources Publisher Chicago, New York [etc.] Belford, Clarke & Pages: J.L. MOTLEY The Rise of the Dutch Republic John Lothrop Motley, historian and diplomatist, was born at Dorchester, Massachusetts, now part of Boston, on Ap After graduating at Harvard University, he proceeded to Europe, where he.

The first book ever to be advertised in a newspaper, in January – one of eight copies known to have survived today. Professor Pettegree said: “The Dutch Republic was the birthplace of a.