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Going Dutch: How England Plundered Holland's Glory

@inproceedings{Jardine2008GoingDH,
  title={Going Dutch: How England Plundered Holland's Glory},
  author={Lisa Jardine},
  year={2008}
}
A fascinating exploration of the relationship of competition and assimilation between England and the Netherlands during the 17th century, revealing how Dutch tolerance, resilience and commercial acumen effectively conquered England by permanently reshaping the intellectual landscape long before Dutch monarchs sat on the English throne. Working backwards from the bloodless revolution that set William and Mary of Orange on the English throne in 1688, this bold and ambitious work redefines the… Expand
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