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To the Dutch Republic even than to Florence at an earlier day is the world indebted for practical instruction in that great science of political euilibrium which must always become and important as the various states of the civilized world are pressed closely together and as the struggle for pre eminence becomes feverish and fatal John Lothrop Motley from the PrefaceMotley spent five years in Dresden Brussels and the Hague to produce in 1856 this popular three volume

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The Rise of the Dutch Republic Volume 2History hailed by readers of the time and recognized by scholars since as a standard of the field The lessons for modern society Motley finds in the microcosm of Holland continue to hold true in today's uncertain political environment and his dramatic narrative and elouent lyrical prose remain a delight The author's respect for the people of the Netherlands and their triumphs as a nation still shines through and this love letter to the Dutch Republic retains the pow

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Download The Rise of the Dutch Republic Book Õ 612 pages ↠ To the Dutch Republic even than to Florence at an earlier day is the world indebted for practical instruction in that great science of political euilibrium which must always become and important as the various states of the civilized world are pressed closely toEr to instruct and informAUTHOR BIO American diplomat and historian John Lothrop Motley 1814 1877 studied law at Harvard and G ttingen in Germany where he befriended Otto von Bismarck He traveled extensively in Europe freuently in the diplomatic service but he is remembered primarily for his literary output of historical essays and criticism political pamphlets and novels Oliver Wendell Holmes presented his biography in 1879 under the title John Lothrop Motley A Memo