history

Events

antwerp was the main port of NL

1500 - 1599

pg. 36

voyages of discovery

1500 - 1599

pg. 38

fall of antwerp

1584 - 1585

pg. 36

transfer of trade from Antwerp to amsterdam

1585 - 1699

pg. 35

voorcompagnie

1595 - 1602

pg. 38

amsterdam was the centre of world trade

1600 - 1699

pg. 35

VOC

1602 - 1699

pg. 38

WIC

1621 - 1674

pg. 39

willem II is appointed

1647 - January 1, 1647

pg. 44

NL without stadholder

1650 - 1672

pg. 45

willem II died

1650 - January 1, 1650

pg. 45

Johan de Witt

1653 - 1672

pg. 44

year of disasters

1672 - 1673

pg. 45

the republics power ended

1700 - Approx. 1705

pg. 45