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The making of modern Holland

Adriaan Jacob Barnouw

The making of modern Holland

a short history.

by Adriaan Jacob Barnouw

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Published by Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Netherlands -- History.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p.
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14765128M


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