Have you ever heard of the Golden Age? In this era, the Netherlands was very rich and powerful. In Amsterdam you can still see many beautiful buildings from this time.
Exploring the world without a map in a wooden boat was a huge challenge. The Dutch from the era of the golden age took on this challenge.
We all have a bad day. But a disaster year? 1672 went down in history as a disaster year. We were attacked on all sides.
In this era, the voice of the people grew ever larger. This means that we can now demand that new elections be held.