What did the Netherlands look like in the past and what people did thousands of years ago? The history of the Netherlands is many times older than the Netherlands itself.
Did you know that an extinct human species has been found near the Dutch border? This kind of discovery gives us a lot of information about our history.
Do you know all about the time when the Ancient Greeks and Romans lived? This time is called Antiquity. It lasted from 3000 BC to 500 AD.
Has the Netherlands been in Roman hands in history? Some places do. The Romans could only conquer the south of the Netherlands.
In the era of the golden age there was a displacement of power. The church had had the most power for a long time. Now the citizens were allowed to rule.
Bullies are often very insecure. You can see that in history. The Germans did terrible things because they felt very insecure.