History of Holland

George EDMUNDSON (1848 - 1930)

The title, "History of Holland," given to this volume is fully justified by the predominant part which the great maritime province of Holland took in the War of Independence and throughout the whole of the subsequent history of the Dutch state and people.(Summary from book prologue)

Genre(s): *Non-fiction, History

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 00 General Preface, Prologue Esther
00:06:44
Play 01 The Burgundian Netherlands Esther
00:28:06
Play 02 Habsburg Rule in the Netherlands Marian Brown
00:38:34
Play 03 The Prelude to the Revolt Kirsten Ferreri
00:48:29
Play 04 The Revolt of the Netherlands Riccardo Fasol
01:07:09
Play 05 William the Silent Gesine
00:36:58
Play 06 The Beginnings of the Dutch Republic Marloes Schoonheim
01:08:13
Play 07 The System of Government Cori Samuel
00:24:51
Play 08 The Twelve Years' Truce Esther
00:21:35
Play 09 Maurice and Oldenbarneveldt hefyd
00:32:14
Play 10 From the end of the Twelve Years' Truce to the Peace of Munster, 1621-1648. The Stadholderate of Frederick Henry of Orange hefyd
00:54:10
Play 11 The East and West India Companies. Commercial and Economic Expansion . Jim Mowatt
01:22:41
Play 12 Letters, Science and Art Cori Samuel
00:49:34
Play 13 The Stadholderate of William II. The Great Assembly Sibella Denton
00:25:06
Play 14 Rise of John de Witt. The First English War Fracture
00:30:38
Play 15 The Administration of John de Witt, 1654-1665, from the Peace of Westminster to the Out-break of the Second English War hefyd
00:29:25
Play 16 The last years of De Witt's Administration, 1665-1672. The Second English War. The Triple Alliance. The French Invasion hefyd
00:41:42
Play 17 The Stadholderate of William II. The Great Assembly Jim Mowatt
00:17:53
Play 18 The Stadholderate of William III, 1672-1688 Marloes Schoonheim
00:38:29
Play 19 The King-Stadholder, 1688-1702 Cori Samuel
00:30:46
Play 20 The War of the Spanish Succession and the Treaties of Utrecht, 1702-1715 Jim Mowatt
00:36:30
Play 21 The Stadholderless Republic, 1715-1740 Esther
00:22:47
Play 22 The Austrian Succession War and William IV, 1740-1751 Sibella Denton
00:27:16
Play 23 The Regency of Anne and of Brunswick, 1751-1766 Sibella Denton
00:12:05
Play 24 William V. First Period, 1766-1780 Sibella Denton
00:13:14
Play 25 Stadholderate of William V (continued), 1780-1788. The English War. Patriot Movement. Civil War. Prussian Intervention. Sibella Denton
00:26:44
Play 26 The Orange Restoration. Downfall of the Republic, 1788-1795 Cori Samuel
00:18:50
Play 27 The Batavian Republic, 1795-1806 Sibella Denton
00:34:00
Play 28 The Kingdom of Holland and the French Annexation, 1806-1814 Cori Samuel
00:27:34
Play 29 The Formation of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, 1814-1815 Esther
00:24:28
Play 30 The Kingdom of the Netherlands--Union of Holland and Belgium, 1815-1830 Ezwa
00:37:21
Play 31 The Belgian Revolution. The Separation of Holland and Belgium, 1830-1842 Ezwa
00:47:07
Play 32 William I abdicates. Reign of William II. Revision of the Constitution, 1842-1849 Cori Samuel
00:15:51
Play 33 Reign of William III to the death of Thorbecke, 1849-1872 Menno
00:22:34
Play 34 The later reign of William III, and the Regency of Queen Emma, 1872-1898 Menno
00:23:48
Play 35 The Reign of Queen Wilhelmina, 1898-1917 Menno
00:09:05
Play 36 Epilogue Esther
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