Review of: Graeme Callister. “Public Opinion, National Character, and Britain’s Failed Defense of the Netherlands, 1793-1795.” Diplomacy & Statecraft 32:4 (2021): 627-647
By Jennifer Mori, University of Toronto
"It constitutes a case study of British executive attitudes to the United Provinces during the first phase of the French Revolutionary Wars: two years of blunders in which the British failed to give effective military aid to their Dutch ally. This ended in the signing of a separate peace by the United Provinces with France and the creation of the Batavian Republic."