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The Awful End of Prince William the Silent

The First Assassination of a Head of State with a Handgun (Making History)

by Lisa Jardine

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Published by Harper Perennial .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Western Europe - Benelux,
  • Assassination,
  • Western Europe - History,
  • History,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • History: World,
  • Historical - General,
  • Royalty,
  • History / General,
  • Europe - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9237496M
    ISBN 100060838361
    ISBN 109780060838362
    OCLC/WorldCa166928107

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      An exploration of the thriving 17th-century cultural exchange between Holland and England. England doesn’t bear too many traces of its once-close relationship with the Dutch, writes Jardine (Renaissance Studies/Queen Mary, Univ. of London; The Awful End of Prince William the Silent, , etc.), who attempts to set the record straight with this examination of . This is an excellent biography of William the Silent which is also a story of the founding of the Dutch republic. Wedgwoods style of writing makes this an effortless and very enjoyable book to read. Moreover, she makes the reader truly care for and invest in the figure of William of Nassau/5.

    William the Silent. New York: Vanguard Press. pp. Lisa Jardine. The Awful End of Prince William the Silent: The First Assassination of a Head of State with a Handgun. Harper Collins. pp. Ruth Putnam. William the Silent, Prince of Orange: The Moderate Man of the 16th Century. New York and London: G. P. Putnam's Sons. (2.   The Awful End Of Prince William The Silent by Lisa Jardine The assassination of a busted flush. However, Jardine's book is a refreshing foray into an area often neglected by historians, and.


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Find all the books, read about the author, and more. /5(13). The Awful End of Prince William the Silent. by Lisa Jardin, HarperCollins Publishers, New York,$ Published as part of a series on historic events by Amanda Foreman and Lisa Jardin, The Awful End of Prince William the Silent describes the death of William of Nassau, Prince of Orange, stadtholder of the Low Countries and leader of the Netherlands’ war for.

Prince William of the House of Orange was a man with a price on his head, thanks to Philip II's public proclamation and reward bounty. It was inevitable that he would not live to be an old man, but the way he was killed is the main focus of this very short book on the protagonist who miffed off both the Catholics of Spain and the squabbling Protestants of the Netherlands/5.

The book remains silent on this, providing little information about any subsequent investigation, no depositions of the various witnesses, etc. The general impression is that this book is more about the diplomatic "game" around the the Prince's assassination and especially its aftermath and its results on the English policies in the Netherlands/5(10).

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