During the Orange 'revolution' of 1747-1749 Groningen stands out because of the violence of the disturbance and because of the relatively efficient way the uprising is canalized. The Patriot 'revolution' of 1781-1787 seems to cause hardly any commotion in Groningen. It suggests stagnation even decay, of 'revolutionary skill'. Therefore this study starts with a comparison between these two rebellious movements. ... Zie: Summary.
|Qualification||Doctor of Philosophy|
|Place of Publication||[S.l.]|
|Publication status||Published - 1996|