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All Friesland hung upon it, and it would be impossible to save Groningen should Coeworden fall.History of the United Netherlands, 1590-1599, Vol. III. Complete|John Lothrop Motley
Immediately after his victory he had advanced against Groningen, and laid siege to it.The Revolt of The Netherlands, Complete|Friedrich Schiller
Yet after he had penetrated into Groningen, he was sorely embarrassed by the mutinous spirit of the German mercenaries.History of the Reign of Philip the Second, King of Spain.|William H. Prescott
This regrettable event caused a vacancy in the stadholderates of Friesland and Groningen with Drente.History of Holland|George Edmundson
Groningen is connected with the Drente plateau by the sandy tongue of the Hondsrug which extends almost up to the capital.