States-General takes over government of Holland (30 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 1.5.1: Dutch and Flemish Writing and Culture, 800-present.

Context

With the death of William of Orange and King of Britain, there is no Stadtholder in Holland, so control of affairs moves into the hands of the States-General under Heinsius.

Citation:
Editors. "States-General takes over government of Holland". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17006, accessed 05 December 2016.]