A Concise History of the Netherlands

A Concise History of the Netherlands
Author : James C. Kennedy
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Total Pages : 505
Release : 2017-07-13
ISBN 10 : 9780521875882
ISBN 13 : 0521875889
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

This book offers a comprehensive yet compact history of this surprisingly little-known but fascinating country, from pre-history to the present.

A Concise History of the Netherlands
Language: en
Pages: 505
Authors: James C. Kennedy
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-13 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book offers a comprehensive yet compact history of this surprisingly little-known but fascinating country, from pre-history to the present.
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