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The present state of the United Provinces of the Low-Countries

William Aglionby

The present state of the United Provinces of the Low-Countries

as to the government, laws, forces, riches, manners, cuttomes, revenue, and territory, of the Dutch : in three books

by William Aglionby

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Published by printed for John Starkey, at the Mitre, betwixt theMiddle Temple-Gate, andTemple-Bar, in Fleet Street in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Netherlands.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcollected by W. A..
    ContributionsStarkey, John, fl. 1658-1689, bookseller.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(8), 414 p. ;
    Number of Pages414
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22965033M
    LC Control Number05006724

    6 The Low Countries Constitution, Nationhood and Character according to Hugo Grotius Jan Waszink In their mission statement the organisers of this conference profess their intention to challenge the widely accepted wisdom that concepts of na-tion and nationality in the way we understand them are only from the second half of the eighteenth century. The Netherlands (Dutch: Nederland [ˈneːdərlɑnt] ()), informally Holland, is a country in Western Europe along the North Sea coast. In Europe, it consists of 12 provinces that border Germany to the east, Belgium to the south, and the North Sea to the northwest, with maritime borders in the North Sea with those countries and the United Kingdom. Together with the Caribbean Netherlands Capital and largest city: Amsterdam, 52°22′N 4°53′E .

    The Dutch United Provinces declared their independence from Spain in ; during the 17th century, they became a leading seafaring and commercial power, with settlements and colonies around the world. After a year French occupation, a Kingdom of the Netherlands was formed in In , Belgium seceded and formed a separate kingdom. The Low Countries is a coastal region in western Europe, consisting especially of the Netherlands and Belgium which historically have often been part of the same domain. The name of the modern country the Netherlands has the same meaning and origin as the term “low countries” due to “nether” meaning “lower”. The region politically had [ ].

    The whole forms a comprehensive display of the Low Countries, comprising the United Provinces (roughly equivalent to the modern Netherlands), the Spanish/Austrian Netherlands (roughly equivalent to modern Belgium plus French Flanders), and Luxembourg, from their earliest beginnings up to the compiler’s own time, with additions by later owners. - the northern provinces (Holland, Gelderland, Utrecht, Friesland. etc. - more or less the modern Netherlands) have formed an independant. federal state: the United Provinces of the Netherlands. The state is. dominated by the province of Holland whose harbour cities Rotterdam and. Amsterdam have become incredibly wealthy through trade and.


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[William Aglionby]. The Seventeen Provinces were the Imperial states of the Habsburg Netherlands in the 16th century. They roughly covered the Low Countries, i.e. what is now the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, and most of the French departments of Nord (French Flanders and French Hainaut) and Pas-de-Calais ().Also within this area were semi-independent fiefdoms, mainly ecclesiastical ones, such as Liège Capital: Brussels.

The United Provinces of the Netherlands, or simply United Provinces (officially the Republic of the Seven United Netherlands), and commonly referred to historiographically as the Dutch Republic, was a federal republic formally established from the formal creation of a federal state in by several Dutch provinces—seceded from Spanish rule—until the Batavian Revolution of Capital: The Hague (de facto).

The Paperback of the The Present State of Music in Germany, the Netherlands, and United Provinces: Or, the Journal of a Tour through those Countries Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your : Charles Burney. This highly illustrated volume serves as an ideal introduction to the rich history of the Low Countries for students and the generally interested reader alike.

Blom is director of the Dutch State Institute for War Documentation, Amsterdam. Lamberts is Professor in. Other articles where History of the Netherlands is discussed: Netherlands: History: This section surveys the history of the Kingdom of the Netherlands from its founding in to the present.

For a discussion of the period prior to that date, see Low Countries, history of the. Chapter VI: United Provinces, pp in: Samuel von Pufendorf, An introduction to the history of the principal kingdoms and states of Europe,GB The Netherlands, pp in vol.2 of Th.

Salmon, Modern history or the present state of all nations,GB. The case stated between England and the United Provinces in this present juncture together with a short view of those Netherlanders in their late practises as to religion, liberty, leagues, treaties, amities / publish'd by a friend to this commonwealth.

(London: Printed by Tho. Newcomb, ), by Friend to this commonwealth (HTML at EEBO TCP). Compared to other European countries in the seventeenth century, the United Provinces, with its enviable prosperity and, by the standards of the time, elaborate welfare system, appeared serene, content and stable – and up to a point so it was, at any rate most of the : Jane Fenoulhet.

The Dutch Revolt (–) was the revolt in the Low Countries against the rule of the Habsburg King Philip II of Spain, hereditary ruler of the northern provinces (the Netherlands) eventually separated from the southern provinces (present-day Belgium and Luxembourg), which continued under Habsburg Spain until The northern provinces adopted Calvinism and Republicanism Location: The Low Countries, (Worldwide colonial warfare).

Belgium - Belgium - History: This section surveys the history of the Belgian territories after For information concerning the period prior to that date, see Low Countries, history of.

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Observations upon the United Provinces of the Netherlands / by Sir William Temple; The present state of the United Provinces of the Low-Countries as to the government, laws, forces, riche The present state of the United Provinces of the Low-Countries as to the government, laws, forces, riche.

The present state of the United Provinces of the Low-Countries as to the government, laws, forces, riches, manners, customes, revenue, and territory of the Dutch: in three books / collected by W.A., Fellow of the Royal Society Aglionby, William, [ Book, Microform: ]. In the northern provinces seceded and declared independence from the South under the name of the Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden (Republic of the Seven United Netherlands) Before this the Spanish Netherlands was known as the Seventeen Provinces.Treaties, etc.

United Provinces of the Netherlands Jan. 4 (London: Printed for Randal Taylor, ), by France and etc. United Provinces of the Netherlands France. Treaties (HTML at EEBO TCP) Filed under: Netherlands -- Foreign relations -- France -- Early works to This is the first full historical survey of the Benelux area (Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg) to be written in English.

Paul Arblaster describes the whole sweep of the history of the Low Countries, from Roman frontier provinces, through medieval principalities, to the establishment of the three constitutional monarchies of the present day/5.