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History of Holland

  • 15 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by IndyPublish .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history (ie other than Britain & Ireland),
  • Western Europe - Benelux,
  • History - General History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages408
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11982577M
    ISBN 101435313313
    ISBN 109781435313316


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Cambridge, The University press, History of Holland The name, "History of Holland," is given to this website because the Netherlands are also known as "Holland", named after the maritime province of Holland that took a predominant part in the War of Independence and throughout the whole of the subsequent history of.

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And the rest is history, amply and colorfully recorded in Shirk’s book. A New Holland businessman, Henry Fisher, helped raise money for the fledgling business.

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Other articles where History of the Netherlands is discussed: Netherlands: History: This section surveys the history of the Kingdom of the Netherlands from its founding in to the present. For a discussion of the period prior to that date, see Low Countries, history of the.

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