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The Resource Hugo Grotius : a lifelong struggle for peace in church and state, 1583-1645, by Henk Nellen ; translated from the Dutch by J.C. Grayson

Hugo Grotius : a lifelong struggle for peace in church and state, 1583-1645, by Henk Nellen ; translated from the Dutch by J.C. Grayson

Label
Hugo Grotius : a lifelong struggle for peace in church and state, 1583-1645
Title
Hugo Grotius
Title remainder
a lifelong struggle for peace in church and state, 1583-1645
Statement of responsibility
by Henk Nellen ; translated from the Dutch by J.C. Grayson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • dut
  • eng
Summary
This biography offers a detailed portrait of the famous humanist scholar Hugo Grotius (1583-1645), jurist, politician, Neo-Latin poet and Christian apologist, on the basis of his voluminous correspondence
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nellen, Henk J. M.
Dewey number
341.092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DH188.G8
LC item number
.N45513 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Grayson, J. C.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grotius, Hugo
  • Church and state
  • Statesmen
  • Netherlands
  • Grotius, Hugo
  • LAW
  • Church and state
  • Statesmen
  • Netherlands
Label
Hugo Grotius : a lifelong struggle for peace in church and state, 1583-1645, by Henk Nellen ; translated from the Dutch by J.C. Grayson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Original Dutch edition published by Balans in 2007 under the title: Hugo de Groot : een leven in strijd om de vrede, 1583-1645
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 765-806) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface; List of Illustrations; Notes on the Illustrations; 1 Introduction; Hugo de Groot: A World-Famous Scholar; A Biography; Some Main Lines: A Troubled Triangular Relationship; Terminology; Chapter 2 Childhood and Youth (1583-99); Ancestry; Grotius' Earliest Childhood; Grotius as a Student; The French Journey (1598); Chapter 3 On the Way to Adulthood (1599-1607); Scholarly Activities, Relations with Johan van Oldenbarnevelt; Leiden Friends: Heinsius, Meursius and Baudius; Grotius and Simon Stevin; 'De republica emendanda'; Advocate in The Hague
  • Relations with Johannes WtenbogaertThe Bankruptcy of Jan de Groot; Family Life; Chapter 4 Advocate-Fiscal (1607-13); De iure praedae as a Step towards the Advocate-Fiscalship; Grotius as Advocate-Fiscal; Maria van Reigersberch; Peace or Truce?; Mare liberum and De antiquitate; Administrative Duties; Relationship with the Stadholder Maurice; A Poem for Hendrik Delmanhorst; Leiden Friends: Scaliger, Baudius and Heinsius; Chapter 5 A Budding Politician (1609-13); The Troubles of the Truce Years; The Death of Jacobus Arminius; Johannes Wtenbogaert; Conradus Vorstius; Meletius
  • Leiden Friends: Petrus Bertius and Petrus CunaeusPolitical Complications (1611-13); The English Journey (1613); Discussions with the King and Other Great Men at the English Court; Return; Chapter 6 Pensionary of Rotterdam (1613-16); The Pensionary's Office as a Turning Point; The Appointment; Rotterdam; Family Life; Ordinum pietas; The Aftermath; Three Letters from 1614; Political Career; Chapter 7 An Intellectual in a Time of Revolution (1616-18); Political and Scholarly Activities; Adolphus Venator, A Hunter for the Truth; Hubbub in The Hague; Troublesome Missions: Oudewater and After
  • De satisfactioneDe imperio circa sacra; English Connections; French Policy; The Approach of the National Synod; The Denouement; Chapter 8 Trial and Imprisonment (1618-21); The Road to Arrest; Arrest and Imprisonment; The Trial; Loevestein; A Brother's Services; The Escape; Chapter 9 Exile (1621-25); Paris, a Refuge in a Turbulent World; Family Life; Grotius and the French Political Authorities; Developments in French Calvinism; Remonstrants in Exile; Disquisitio an pelagiana sint; Verantwoordingh; Grotius and Charenton; Introduction to the Learned World of Paris. The Cabinet Dupuy
  • The 'fratres tergemini'De iure belli ac pacis; Chapter 10 Exile (1625-31); The Change of Power in 1625; Financial Uncertainties; Negotiations; Maria and Nicolaes van Reigersberch as Grotius' Advocates; Exile in Practice. Grotius' View of France; Contacts with French Arminians; A Troubled Relationship: Grotius and Daniel Heinsius; A New Friendship: Grotius and Claude Saumaise; An Old Friend: Johannes Wtenbogaert; De veritate and other Scholarly Publications; Plans for Return; Chapter 11 Intermezzo in Holland (1631-32); Unexpected Return; Amsterdam's Hospitality
Control code
900889438
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxii, 827 pages, 84 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004281790
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1163/9789004281790
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900889438
Label
Hugo Grotius : a lifelong struggle for peace in church and state, 1583-1645, by Henk Nellen ; translated from the Dutch by J.C. Grayson
Publication
Copyright
Note
Original Dutch edition published by Balans in 2007 under the title: Hugo de Groot : een leven in strijd om de vrede, 1583-1645
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 765-806) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface; List of Illustrations; Notes on the Illustrations; 1 Introduction; Hugo de Groot: A World-Famous Scholar; A Biography; Some Main Lines: A Troubled Triangular Relationship; Terminology; Chapter 2 Childhood and Youth (1583-99); Ancestry; Grotius' Earliest Childhood; Grotius as a Student; The French Journey (1598); Chapter 3 On the Way to Adulthood (1599-1607); Scholarly Activities, Relations with Johan van Oldenbarnevelt; Leiden Friends: Heinsius, Meursius and Baudius; Grotius and Simon Stevin; 'De republica emendanda'; Advocate in The Hague
  • Relations with Johannes WtenbogaertThe Bankruptcy of Jan de Groot; Family Life; Chapter 4 Advocate-Fiscal (1607-13); De iure praedae as a Step towards the Advocate-Fiscalship; Grotius as Advocate-Fiscal; Maria van Reigersberch; Peace or Truce?; Mare liberum and De antiquitate; Administrative Duties; Relationship with the Stadholder Maurice; A Poem for Hendrik Delmanhorst; Leiden Friends: Scaliger, Baudius and Heinsius; Chapter 5 A Budding Politician (1609-13); The Troubles of the Truce Years; The Death of Jacobus Arminius; Johannes Wtenbogaert; Conradus Vorstius; Meletius
  • Leiden Friends: Petrus Bertius and Petrus CunaeusPolitical Complications (1611-13); The English Journey (1613); Discussions with the King and Other Great Men at the English Court; Return; Chapter 6 Pensionary of Rotterdam (1613-16); The Pensionary's Office as a Turning Point; The Appointment; Rotterdam; Family Life; Ordinum pietas; The Aftermath; Three Letters from 1614; Political Career; Chapter 7 An Intellectual in a Time of Revolution (1616-18); Political and Scholarly Activities; Adolphus Venator, A Hunter for the Truth; Hubbub in The Hague; Troublesome Missions: Oudewater and After
  • De satisfactioneDe imperio circa sacra; English Connections; French Policy; The Approach of the National Synod; The Denouement; Chapter 8 Trial and Imprisonment (1618-21); The Road to Arrest; Arrest and Imprisonment; The Trial; Loevestein; A Brother's Services; The Escape; Chapter 9 Exile (1621-25); Paris, a Refuge in a Turbulent World; Family Life; Grotius and the French Political Authorities; Developments in French Calvinism; Remonstrants in Exile; Disquisitio an pelagiana sint; Verantwoordingh; Grotius and Charenton; Introduction to the Learned World of Paris. The Cabinet Dupuy
  • The 'fratres tergemini'De iure belli ac pacis; Chapter 10 Exile (1625-31); The Change of Power in 1625; Financial Uncertainties; Negotiations; Maria and Nicolaes van Reigersberch as Grotius' Advocates; Exile in Practice. Grotius' View of France; Contacts with French Arminians; A Troubled Relationship: Grotius and Daniel Heinsius; A New Friendship: Grotius and Claude Saumaise; An Old Friend: Johannes Wtenbogaert; De veritate and other Scholarly Publications; Plans for Return; Chapter 11 Intermezzo in Holland (1631-32); Unexpected Return; Amsterdam's Hospitality
Control code
900889438
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxii, 827 pages, 84 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004281790
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1163/9789004281790
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900889438

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