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People/Characters: William I, Prince of Orange

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The Awful End of Prince William the Silent: The First Assassination of a Head of State with a Handgun (Making History) by Lisa JardineWilliam the Silent
The Boy in Red by Violet NeedhamWilliam the Silent
The Dutch Republic: Its Rise, Greatness, and Fall 1477-1806 by Jonathan Israel
The Dutch Revolt by Geoffrey Parker
History of the United Netherlands by John Lothrop MotleyWilliam the Silent
History's Great Untold Stories: Obscure and Fascinating Accounts with Important Lessons for the World by Joseph Cummins
Holland by James E. Thorold Rogers
Mary Queen of Scots by Retha WarnickeWilliam the Silent
De opstand der Nederlanden by Friedrich SchillerWilliam the Silent
The Revolt of the Netherlands, 1555-1609 by Pieter GeylWilliam the Silent
The Rise of the Dutch Republic: A History by John Lothrop MotleyWilliam the Silent
Willem de Zwijger by P. de ZeeuwWilliam the Silent
William of Orange, the silent prince by Willem Gerrit van de Hulst, Sr.William the Silent
William the Silent by C. V. WedgwoodWilliam the Silent
William the Silent by Frederic HarrisonWilliam the Silent
William the Silent by Nina Brown BakerWilliam the Silent
William the Silent and the Revolt of the Netherlands by K.W. SwartWilliam the Silent
William the Silent: Prince of Orange (1533-1584) and the Revolt of the Netherlands by Ruth PutnamWilliam the Silent
William, Father of The Netherlands by Gordon Langley HallWilliam the Silent

Character description

William I, Prince of Orange (1533-1584), nicknamed William the Silent, was the leader of the Dutch revolt against Spanish rule that set off the Eighty Years' War. "As long as he lived, he was the guiding star of a brave nation, and when he died the little children cried."

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