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William the Silent.

C. V. Wedgwood

William the Silent.

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Published by Cape in London .
Written in English

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  • William -- I, -- Princeof Orange.

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    Open LibraryOL13705112M


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William I, Prince of Orange, Count of Nassau-Dillenburg (24 April – 10 July ), also widely known as William the Silent, was the main leader of the Dutch revolt against Spain that set off the Eighty Years' War and resulted in the formal independence of the United Provinces in He was assassinated in Today, he is known as the De Vader des Vaderlands, or.

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