'Oorloghsvloeck en Vredens Zegen'. Madrid, Brussel en de Zuid-Nederlandse Staten over oorlog en vrede met de Republiek, 1621-1648

@article{Vermeir2000OorloghsvloeckEV,
  title={'Oorloghsvloeck en Vredens Zegen'. Madrid, Brussel en de Zuid-Nederlandse Staten over oorlog en vrede met de Republiek, 1621-1648},
  author={Ren{\'e} Vermeir},
  journal={Bmgn-The low countries historical review},
  year={2000},
  volume={115},
  pages={1-32}
}
  • René Vermeir
  • Published 2000
  • History
  • Bmgn-The low countries historical review
'The curse of war and the blessing of peace'. Madrid, Brussels and the states of the Southern Low Countries on war and peace with the Republic between 1621- 1648 The key issue that will be discussed in this paper is the relationship in the first half of the seventeenth century between the king and, on the one hand, his councillors in the core state of Castile and, on the other, the governmental elite (local and Spanish) in the Southern Low Countries. The Southern Low Countries were at this time… 

Defeat, Honour and the News: The Case of the Fall of Breda (1625) and the Dutch Republic

The honour of the polity, closely tied to military success, was of great importance in seventeenth-century European international relations. This article provides an analysis of the importance of the