Belgium Revolution of 1830 by Dr Mario Draper

Interviewed by Nathan Ilett

What was the political situation in the low countries in the 1820s?

In what ways was the Belgium revolution similar or different from the French revolutions or other European revolutions? 

Can you explain what the picture is driving at and what some of its components mean?

Were events in Brussels really revolutionary, if so, in what sense diplomatically constitutional?

What were some of the consequences of the Belgium revolution? 

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