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origins of Old Germanic studies in the Low Countries

by Cornelis Dekker

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Published by Brill in Leiden, Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Netherlands
    • Subjects:
    • Vliet, Jan van, 1622-1666.,
    • Philologists -- Netherlands -- Biography.,
    • Germanists -- Netherlands -- Biography.,
    • Germanic languages -- Study and teaching -- Netherlands -- History -- 17th century.,
    • Germanic languages -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [433]-469) and index.

      Statementby Kees Dekker.
      SeriesBrill"s studies in intellectual history,, v. 92
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPD64.V55 D46 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 479 p. ;
      Number of Pages479
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL379576M
      ISBN 109004110313
      LC Control Number98041715

        The book is not (and does not pretend to be) a narrative of the Dutch Revolt or a chronological history of The Army of Flanders. Battles and sieges are only mentioned in passing, and only with the purpose of illustrating other points. The book is about military organization, not about campaigns or feats of s: Life. Born in Lindau, he studied mathematics, history and philosophy as well as astronomy. He was a student in Sélestat under Johannes Sapidus; he also attended universities in Wittenberg, Vienna, Montpellier, and Avignon.. In , German cartographer Sebastian Münster appealed to scientists across the Holy Roman Empire to assist him with his description of Germany.

        World War I, also known as WWI (abbreviation), the First World War, the Great War, and "The War to End All Wars", was a global military conflict that took place mostly in Europe between and It left millions dead and re-shaped the modern world. The outcomes of World War I would be important factors in the development of World War II 21 years later. Books shelved as german-history: Iron Kingdom: The Rise and Downfall of Prussia, – by Christopher Clark, The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich: A.

      Beer is one of the oldest drinks humans have produced. The first chemically confirmed barley beer dates back to at least the 5th millennium BC in Iran, and was recorded in the written history of ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia and spread throughout the world. Though, the ancient Chinese artifacts suggested that beer brewed with grapes, honey, hawthorns, and rice were produced as far back as.   Many history books focus on dates, battles, and rulers. Instead this book reads like a story. Winning a battle does not win the war anymore than winning the war means you get your own way. I liked the simple explanations of why the Low Countries kept realigning themselves with France, England, and even Spain when these countries wanted to Reviews: 7.


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This volume deals with the study of Old Germanic languages in the Low Countries, in the seventeenth century. The work of the philologist and lawyer Jan van Vliet () has been taken as a starting point for a discussion of the intellectual background and philological methodology of seventeenth-century investigations into the earliest recorded forms of the Germanic by: The origins of old Germanic studies in the Low Countries Cornelis Dekker () has something with Latinised names, just like during the period he wrote about.

He writes about Dutchmen, but almost every single one of them is named with a Latin name so even a fellow Dutchman like myself sometimes has to think who Dekker writes about.

This volume deals with the comparative study of Old Germanic languages in the Low Countries, in the middle of the seventeenth century; with special attention. Electronic books Biographies History Biography: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Dekker, Cornelis, Origins of Old Germanic studies in the Low Countries.

Leiden ; Boston: Brill, (DLC) (OCoLC) Named Person: Jan van Vliet; Jan van Vliet; Jan Van Vliet: Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type. Dekker, The origins of old Germanic studies in the Low Countries Quak, A. () BMGN - Low Countries Historical Review, volumeissue 3, pp.

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