so much from the Dutch. After an initially conservative period, in the 1848 constitution the country became a parliamentary democracy with a constitutional monarch. 41 42 (Because the early Frisians and Anglo-Saxons were formed from largely identical tribal confederacies, their respective languages were very similar. Agriculture was practised only on the loess plateau in the very south (southern Limburg but even there it was not established permanently. Renaissance Humanism, of which Desiderius Erasmus (c. 34 The Franks eventually were divided into two groups: the Ripuarian Franks (Latin: Ripuari who were the Franks that lived along the middle-Rhine River during the Roman Era, and the Salian Franks, who were the Franks that originated in the area of the Netherlands. It arrived in the Netherlands in the 1540s, attracting both the elite and the common population, especially in Flanders. 71 72 Prelude to war edit The Netherlands was a valuable part of the Spanish Empire, especially after the Treaty of Cateau-Cambresis of 1559. In fact, the demand for labour was so strong that immigration was actively encouraged, first from Italy and Spain then later on, in larger numbers, from Turkey and Morocco. The first draft for a treaty of separation of Belgium and the Netherlands was rejected by the Belgians.
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119 In 17 the French attacked Dutch fortresses at Menen and Tournai. Napoleon forced his abdication in 1810 and incorporated the Netherlands directly into the French empire, imposing economic controls and conscription of all young men as soldiers. Roman era (57 BC 410 AD) edit Main article: Romans in the Netherlands Native tribes edit During the Gallic Wars, the Belgic area south of the Oude Rijn and west of the Rhine was conquered by Roman forces under Julius Caesar in a series. The fence was guarded by older German Landsturm soldiers. 109 Looijenga, Jantina Helena (1997 "History, Archaeology and Runes in SSG Uitgeverij, Runes Around the North Sea and on the Continent AD 150700; Texts and Contexts (PhD dissertation) (PDF Groningen: Groningen University,. . 117.; de Nijs. 178 Hundreds of thousands of Indonesians supported the Dutch position; when Independence finally arrived, most of them were relocated to the Netherlands. 214 Pieter Geyl was the leading historian of the Dutch Revolt, and a highly influential professor at the University of London (19191935) and at the State University of Utrecht (193658). In 1746 the French occupied most of the large cities in the Austrian Netherlands.