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  • By Belgium, W.
  • The precarious position of the province on the borders of the country doubtless militated against an earlier industrial development, but since the separation from Belgium and the construction of roads, railways and canals there has been a general improvement, Tilburg, Eindhoven and Helmond all having risen into prominence in modern times as industrial centres.
  • In 1830 and 1831 he took part in the Dutch campaign in Belgium, and in 1844, after being promoted to the rank of general, was sent on an important mission to the Dutch East Indies to inquire into the state of their military defences.
  • It remains, however, partly in force for Belgium and Alsace-Lorraine, which formed part of French territory in 1801.
  • For Belgium and Holland; abandoned by a common accord.

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