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Here, the seventeenth century Dutch Golden Age is shown as a divided culture, between the rapid creation of Dutch identity, the economic and social changes, education and expertise, growing capitalism plus economic growth, plus its roots in the highly developed urban culture of the Netherlands, the center /base of the world`s economy in the 17th by: Get this from a library! The Dutch Republic and the civilisation of the seventeenth century. [Charles Wilson]. Get this from a library! The Dutch Republic in the seventeenth century. [J L Price] -- "The Dutch Republic emerged from the epic revolt of the Netherlands against Spanish rule in the late sixteenth century and almost immediately became a major political force in Europe. Leslie Price -. Dutch civilisation in the seventeenth century (Dutch: Nederland's beschaving in de zeventiende eeuw) is a book published in Dutch by the Dutch historian Johan Huizinga in It was first translated into English by Arnold Pomerans in and published by the Frederick Ungar Publishing Company.
dutch civilization in the seventeenth century and other essays book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5(2). Buy The Dutch Republic in the Seventeenth Century: The Golden Age by Prak, Maarten, Webb, Diane (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 6. Dutch civilization in the Golden Age (–). The century from the conclusion of the Twelve Years’ Truce in until either the death of Prince William III in or the conclusion of the Peace of Utrecht in is known in Dutch history as the “Golden Age.” It was a unique era of political, economic, and cultural greatness during which the little nation on the North Sea ranked. Again due to the Dutch climate of tolerance, book publishers flourished. Many books on religion, philosophy, and science that might have been deemed controversial abroad were printed in the Netherlands and secretly exported to other countries. Thus during the 17th century, the Dutch Republic became more and more Europe's publishing house.
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 from Spain from . The Dutch Republic and the civilisation of the seventeenth century. by Charles Wilson. First published in 3 editions. Not in Library. Abstract. This is a study of the politics of the pivotal province of Holland and of its role in the political system of the Dutch Republic as a whole in the 17th century. It treats the reality of politics from the ground up. The book explores the politics of the towns of Holland in detail, examines the province's political system, and assesses the ways in which Holland influenced the policies of the Dutch Republic . Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features Dutch civilisation in the seventeenth century, and other essays. Johan Huizinga. organisation painters painting party past played poet political precisely provinces purely realise remained Rembrandt Renaissance Republic Rickert Roman sense.