Batavian Republic


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the name given to Holland by the French after its conquest in 1795.

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The Netherlands) looked at a mass of archival materials to document the complexity of diplomatic and internal political interactions between France and one of its main satellites, the Batavian Republic.
The Antiquity of the Batavian Republic, with the Notes by Petrus Scriverius
The fight against smallpox became a government issue only after Napoleon invaded the Dutch Republic and installed the Batavian Republic in 1796 which was modeled after the centralized French state.