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This was a frustrating experience While I understand the book is only a dollar, it has some glaring flaws in what could be a tremendous, much longer work Maps Hell oooo It s inexcusable that they re lacking Timelines Given all the characters and intricacies, one can get lost, especially at the beginning and end Forward So, is the author telling us that this period contains the seeds of modern Belgium and the Netherlands If so, tell us Quotes Not enough from the main characters Editin This was a frustrating experience While I understand the book is only a dollar, it has some glaring flaws in what could be a tremendous, much longer work Maps Hell oooo It s inexcusable that they re lacking Timelines Given all the characters and intricacies, one can get lost, especially at the beginning and end Forward So, is the author telling us that this period contains the seeds of modern Belgium and the Netherlands If so, tell us Quotes Not enough from the main characters Editing Sadly, the book is peppered with odd grammar and sentence contortions Seriously, who writes twenty and two I wish the author would go back to the drawing board, and produce a much longer min 500 pp work He writes about a fascinating era, and I was frustrated because of the poor packaging This chronology of the Dutch war of independence is very good om the bewildering internal Dutch internal and external politics More incisive is how the sensible policies of Charles V could have avoided the revolt More insight into the Dutch military innovations would have been nice. |E-PUB ♞ The Eighty Years' War (Illustrated) ☨ An excellent short history of the critical Eighty Years War which led to the Netherlands independence from Spanish rule This is the perfect work for anyone seeking to understand the balance of power of modern Europe and how it came to be Illustrated to enhance the reading experience this eBook is formatted for Kindle devices and the Kindle for iOS apps Contents include THE BURGUNDIAN NETHERLANDS HABSBURG RULE IN THE NETHERLANDS THE PRELUDE TO THE REVOLT THE REVOLT OF THE NETHERLANDS WILLIAM THE SILENT THE BEGINNINGS OF THE DUTCH REPUBLIC THE SYSTEM OF GOVERNMENT THE TWELVE YEARS TRUCE MAURICE AND OLDENBARNEVELDT FROM THE END OF THE TWELVE YEARS TRUCE TO THE PEACE OF MUENSTER THE STADHOLDERATE OF FREDERICK HENRY OF ORANGE