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A manual of Greek historical inscriptions by Edward Lee Hicks, George Francis Hill PDF

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Occasi­on­ally, Huygens gave a more precise indicati­on of time, noting, for example, that he had woken up at one o’clock in the morning and could not fall asleep again (8 Septem­ ber 1695), or that he had spoken to someone ‘for three-quar­ters of an hour’ (19 July 1694). In short, the two Huygens brothers personify the connection between new chrono­metry and diurnal writing. Christi­aan, the horolo­gist, and Constan­tijn Jr, the diarist, each dealt in his own way with the new noti­ons of time that they themselves had invented.

During the military campaign in the Southern Nether­lands the following year, the king again appealed to his secretary: ‘I was in the dining room this afternoon when the king seated himself, spoke to me about his watch, and borrowed mine again’ (8 August 1691). ’ Finally, it was Constantijn Huygens Jr who introduced the term ‘time management’ to the Dutch language, as evidenced by the entry for 1 Septem­ber 1690, in which he reported what he had told Queen Mary, namely that she ‘managed her time better than I do’.

To halt French expansi­onism, the German Emperor had formed an alliance with Spain, which was joined in 1689 by the Dutch Repu­blic and England. The war was fought on several fronts. William commanded the English-Dutch army in the Southern Netherlands, which belon­ged to the Spanish crown and which Louis XIV was also trying to annex. The first battles took place in 1691, and every summer there­ after Huy­gens accom­panied the king on his army cam­paigns. It was an old-fashioned war, as the two sides concentrated on besieging towns and fortres­ses.

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