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The Netherlands and the Dutch

Indonesian Cuisine Indonesian Cuisine

Selamat Makan

Food and its preparation are an integral part of the lives of the Indonesian people. Cooking is a time of community and celebration, and recipes, techniques and traditions are hand...

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Four Years till Tomorrow Four Years till Tomorrow

Despair and Hope in Wartime Dutch East Indies

The surrender of the Japanese in South East Asia on August 15th, 1945 was for Dutch civilian camp internees only the beginning of yet another period of upheaval, hostilities and pe...

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Dutch Immigrant Memoirs and Related Writings Dutch Immigrant Memoirs and Related Writings

This classic collection of mostly nineteenth-century, 114 first-person travel accounts and personal reminiscences by Dutch immigrant pioneers provides a unique perspective on the c...

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The Autumn of the Middle Ages The Autumn of the Middle Ages

“Herfsttij der Middeleeuwen” - the original title - is a brilliant portrait of life, thought, and art in fourteenth and fifteenth-century France and the Netherlands. For Huizinga, ...

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William III and the Revolution of 1688 and Gustavus Adolphus II William III and the Revolution of 1688 and Gustavus Adolphus II

Historical Essays

F.G. Oosterhoff in ‘Reformed Perspective’: "I recommend this book without any hesitation. The two biographies make excellent reading, and the times the essays describe are of consi...

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Pirates and Engineers Pirates and Engineers

Dutch and Flemish Adventurers in New Spain,1607-1697in New Spain, 1607 - 1697

In the great age of European Expansion, Dutch and Flemish adventurers appeared in some unexpected places. This book contains long-lost accounts of several who penetrated Colonial M...

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I Will Maintain I Will Maintain

William & Mary Trilogy, Volume 1

In his book ‘History of England,’ Lord Macaulay writes of Dutch Stadtholder Prince William III of Orange: ‘Since Octavius the world had seen no such instance of precocious statesma...

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Defender of the Faith Defender of the Faith

William & Mary Trilogy, Volume 2

‘It is a desperate situation,’ said William earnestly; ‘as desperate as it was in 1672, for the enemy is not knocking at our door. If we cry peace now, France will see she dare do ...

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For God and the King For God and the King

William & Mary Trilogy, Volume 3

The Prince was in his thirty-seventh year, at the height of his reputation: the most respected statesman, one of the most feared generals and powerful rulers in Europe, the head of...

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Star Children Star Children

The Holocaust may never be forgotten for its horrible stain on the history of mankind. Pinkhof’s book is about an episode which is unique in itself: a small group of Jews let go fr...

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When Canada Was Home When Canada Was Home

The Story of Dutch Princess Margriet

What is the story behind all those tulip bulbs Princess Juliana gave to Ottawa? This pictorial book by Albert VanderMey introduces the reader to a very unique, touching story that ...

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A Friend Among Enemies A Friend Among Enemies

The Incredible Story of Arie Van Mansum in the Holocaust

When the Nazis who had invaded the Netherlands in 1940, started deporting Dutch Jews eastwards in the Summer of 1942, Arie, realizing these fellow citizens were in danger, began - ...

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Freedom's Clothesline Freedom's Clothesline

Dutch citizens during World War II

The author who lived in the southern Dutch province of Limburg tells of her family’s struggles during the war years, interweaving it with stories of friends who gave shelter to bot...

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We Became Canadians We Became Canadians

In the immediate aftermath of World War II, a significant number of Canadian soldiers returned home to Canada to be followed by their brides, among whom were over a thousand Dutch ...

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Return to the Hiding Place Return to the Hiding Place

Eighteen-year old, Dutch-born Hans Poley was the first fugitive from the Nazis to find shelter at the Ten Boom’s residence in Haarlem, in 1943. The following year, Poley together w...

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Things We Couldn't Say Things We Couldn't Say

The true story of Berendina (Diet) Eman, a young Dutch woman who, with her fiance, Hein Sietsma, risked everything to rescue Jews imperiled by Nazi persecution in occupied Holland ...

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Faith and Victory in Dachau Faith and Victory in Dachau

The author was a very unlikely resistance leader: a gentle preacher. As a minister he was known for his evangelistic zeal. Yet when the ‘school conflict’ with the Nazis erupted - t...

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Becoming Canadian Becoming Canadian

Memoirs of an Invisible Immigrant

Thousands of Western European immigrants streamed into Canada after the Second World War, seeking refuge from the economic devastation of their homelands. Many wanted to assimilate...

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Write Back Soon Write Back Soon

Letters from Immigrants in America

This book attempts to provide some essential background for the correspondence by immigrants from the Netherlands, while allowing them to speak for themselves. Brinks was able to f...

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A.C. Van Raalte A.C. Van Raalte

Dutch Leader and American Patriot

Published for the Holland (Michigan) sesquicentennial, the authors survey Van Raalte’s role and leadership of Secession-ists in the Netherlands, and later in the U.S.A. where they ...

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Sir John's Diary Sir John's Diary

The Fun-Tome of the Opera

“A kaleidoscopic life story in engineering, opera, movies, operettas, television, conducting, stage directing and several other facets, written in an inimitable style.” - Het Binne...

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The Dutch Touch in Ontario The Dutch Touch in Ontario

A voluminous ‘coffee table’ book that profiles a selection of 200 Dutch immigrants, detailing their struggles to succeed and how they made a unique contribution to their community,...

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Separation and Inheritance Separation and Inheritance

The story of Jan and Aagje DeGroot

A Dutch-Canadian family’s post-World War II immigration years. It includes the struggle to survive Nazi occupation, harsh winters, and selfishness; the difficulty of moving away fr...

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And The Swamp Flourished And The Swamp Flourished

The Bittersweet Story of Holland Marsh

Draining swamps and marshes, and controlling groundwater levels, come natural to Dutchmen! Throughout Europe they have reclaimed land this way, growing plentiful crops where before...

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American Travels of a Dutch Hobo American Travels of a Dutch Hobo

In 1923, Dutch seaman Gerard Leeflang fell in love with America and soon was an illegal alien. He had become entranced with what he had seen of New York City. He jumped ship and ab...

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From the Prairies With Hope From the Prairies With Hope

Among the scribes in the Dutch press who tried to generate interest in life in Canada, Aberson stands out with her columns that were noted for clarity, humour and poignancy. She qu...

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Secession, Doleantie and Union Secession, Doleantie and Union

1834-1892

Efforts toward reunion among Reformed and Presbyterian churches will succeed to the degree that the truths of Scripture, faithfully echoed by the Confessions, are truly experienced...

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The Practice of Political Spirituality The Practice of Political Spirituality

Episodes from the Public Career of Abraham Kuyper, 1879-1918

Few Dutch prime ministers or politicians merit international attention a century later. Kuyper, who led a protestant christian program party to become prime minister, still capture...

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Letters Written in Good Faith Letters Written in Good Faith

The Early Years of the Dutch Norbertines in Wisconsin

A Dutch Roman Catholic missionary to Wisconsin Indians on furlough in the Netherlands, returned to work in 1848 with in tow a large group of mostly Brabant immigrants. These immigr...

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100 Years Ago 100 Years Ago

Dutch Immigration to Manitoba in 1893

A party of 68 men, women and children may be seen as the vanguard of subsequent Dutch emigration waves to Canada. Who were they and where did they go? This book gives many answers ...

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My 38 Years in America My 38 Years in America

Winnipeg became the first home in Canada to the DeVries brothers, Klaas and Reindert, who arrived in Canada from Jubbega-Schurega in 1892. Their lengthy letter home prompted the fi...

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Dutch Immigration to North America Dutch Immigration to North America

Twelve historians present their papers on thought provoking aspects of Dutch immigration to Canada and the U.S.A. This collection brings out some lesser known episodes in Dutch imm...

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They Farmed Well They Farmed Well

The Dutch-Canadian Agricultural Community in Nova Scotia, 1945-1995

A son of Dutch immigrant farmer parents, the author traces the settlement of Dutch farmers in Nova Scotia after World War II and the contribution they made to this Maritime provinc...

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Silent Ethnicity Silent Ethnicity

The Dutch of New Brunswick

In this fascinating book, the author - a Professor of Sociology - relates that the Dutch arrived in what became New Brunswick in 1674, and for three years maintained control over t...

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Flourishing in the Land Flourishing in the Land

A Hundred Year History of Christian Reformed Missions in North America

The chronicle of the story of the Christian Reformed Church’s ongoing efforts to present the Gospel to an ever-changing North American society. Written in recognition of the CRC’s ...

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The Liberation - Causes and Consequences The Liberation - Causes and Consequences

The Struggle in the Reformed Churches in the Netherlands in the 1940s

Why commemorate a church struggle that happened over fifty years ago in churches in the Netherlands? This collection of speeches and discussions will help to answer that question. ...

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Schilder's Struggle For the Unity of the Church Schilder's Struggle For the Unity of the Church

Dutch Reformed theologian Klaas Schilder (1890-1952) is remembered both for his courageous stand in opposition to Nazism, which led to his imprisonment three months after the Nazis...

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Dutch Farmer in the Missouri Valley Dutch Farmer in the Missouri Valley

The Life and Letters of Ulbe Eringa, 1866-1950

The letters Dutch immigrant Ulbe Eringa wrote home from the United States are rich with information on the family, the household economy, church activities, and school involvement....

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Summoning Up Remembrance Summoning Up Remembrance

Henry Stob’s career as a highly respected (now emeritus) professor of philosophical and moral theology was undergirded by an intriguing and unusually eventful public and private li...

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Asia in the Making of Europe vol1 book1 Asia in the Making of Europe vol1 book1

Volume I: The Century of Discovery

The rise to world dominance and the rapid industrial growth of the West, which outpaced the East in technical and military achievements, have led to a historical eclipse of the anc...

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Volume II: A Century of Wonder

In The Visual Arts, the author focuses specifically on the effect of the “silent sources” on European art. These sources are the Eastern art and artifacts, flora, fauna, and crafts...

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Volume II: A Century of Wonder

The Literary Arts surveys the Asian themes, influences, and echoes in the national literatures of Portugal, Spain, Italy, France, Germany, the Netherlands, and England. “These volu...

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Volume II: A Century of Wonder

The Scholarly Disciplines analyzes the fields where the revelation of Asia was most apparent: technology and the natural sciences, cartography and geography, the languages and lin...

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Volume III: A Century of Advance

Trade, Missions, Literature deals with Christian missions and trade and conquest in the East. It examines the various histories, reports, letterbooks, and travelogues printed and w...

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Volume III: A Century of Advance

South Asia examines the European images of the lands, societies, religions, and cultures of the Mughul Empire, Goa, Bijapur, Kanara, Malabar, Coromandel, and insular South Asia inc...

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Volume III: A Century of Advance

Southeast Asia deals with European images of the lands, societies, religions, and cultures of Southeast Asia. The continental nations of Siam, Vietnam, Malaya, Pegu, Arakan, Cambo...

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Volume III: A Century of Advance

East Asia reviews European images of China during the late Ming and early Ch’ing dynasties, ranging from its religious practises, customs, and intellectual life to its geography an...

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Asia in the Making of Europe vol1 book2 Asia in the Making of Europe vol1 book2

Volume I: A Century of Discovery

The rise to world dominance and the rapid industrial growth of the West, which outpaced the East in technical and military achievements, have led to a historical eclipse of the anc...

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Eight Prison Camps Eight Prison Camps

A Dutch Family in Japanese Java

Eldest girl of eight children, the author was raised in a teacher’s family in Surakarta, Java, in what is now Indonesia. The family was split up when the Japanese imprisoned the fa...

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S.O.S. S.O.S.

A native of the Dutch North Sea island of Terschelling, the boy Dirk dreams of going to sea as his father, a merchant mariner, has done before him. When Dirk finishes grade school,...

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Pierre and His Friends Pierre and His Friends

Pierre, sick and confined to bed, cannot play with other children. He must find enjoyment in what he sees outside his window: the sky above and the canal below. Pierre discovers be...

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Far Out the Long Canal Far Out the Long Canal

In the coastal village of Wierun, at the edge of the Sea, practically everyone could skate except the very littlest children ... and Moonta Riemersma, who was already nine. When ic...

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The Curse of Urumbu The Curse of Urumbu

The story of Dutch immigrant Jack Westerbaan is fast-moving and exciting. A cowhand in Australia, he abandons his Christian faith. At some point he decides to retrace his roots but...

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The Secret Code The Secret Code

Hank and Dick, two teenagers, intercept a coded message destined for a heroin distributor doubling as a greengrocer. Caught snooping around the warehouse, they are abducted to an i...

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Jan Compagnie in the Straits of Malacca 1641-1795 Jan Compagnie in the Straits of Malacca 1641-1795

New research among the very abundant records of the Dutch Company (its employees were referred to as Jan Compagnie) enriches our understanding of the effect of the Dutch presence ...

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John Company John Company

Toward the end of the sixteenth century, the Dutch were fighting to establish their independence from Spain, and overseas trading and colonial explorations were a vital part of tha...

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Stand By, Boys! Stand By, Boys!

Much has been written about the Flood of February 1, 1953, which inundated many low-lying coastal areas in the Netherlands. Norel uses as his plot a true but amazing story that unf...

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Dirk's Dog Bello Dirk's Dog Bello

The stormy day an English ship broke up in the terrible waters of Wicked Wife, Dirk rescued a Great Dane, Bello. After that, by the law of the sea, the giant dog belonged to him. W...

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Vollenhoven Vollenhoven

His Early Development

A scholarly exposition and analysis of the early theism of wellknown Reformed, Dutch philosopher Dirk H.T. Vollenhoven, by John H. Kok, professor of philosophy at Dordt College....

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Kaleidoscope Kaleidoscope

Dutch Poetry in Translation

The poetry selection ranges from the early Middle Ages to the Twentieth century. The left pages feature the poems in the source language (Dutch), those on the right have the Englis...

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He Gathers the Lambs He Gathers the Lambs

A moving book, written not only with deep insight into the Dutch ecclesiastical, religious, social, and historical situation in which the story takes place, but also with a warm, r...

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William of Orange - The Silent Prince William of Orange - The Silent Prince

F. Pronk in ‘The Messenger’: "If you have ever wondered why Dutch Reformed people of former generations felt such strong spiritual ties with Dutch royalty, this is a ‘must’ reading...

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When the Morning Came When the Morning Came

Volume 1

A very interesting and informative book in which the author weaves his historical story around the life and times of 12-year old Martin Meulenberg and his family. The Meulenbergs f...

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Dispelling the Tyranny Dispelling the Tyranny

Volume 2

A sequel to When The Morning Came, the book takes readers to Count Lodewijk’s ill-fated attempt to invade the Netherlands in 1581 and chase ou...

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Salt in His Blood Salt in His Blood

The Life of Michael De Ruyter

Called the ‘greatest Dutch Admiral’, Michael De Ruyter (1607 - 1676) was feared by his enemies and loved by his men for his fatherly approach to life. De Ruyter has been held up as...

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Forty Days & Forty Nights Forty Days & Forty Nights

The poet’s immigrant family background can be traced in such poems as ‘Pedlars of the Practical’ and ‘Forty Days & Forty Nights.’ ‘Terpstra is not afraid of taking risks. He exper...

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Playing the Trumpet From My Window Playing the Trumpet From My Window

Poet, linguist, novelist, anthropologist and monk Theuws in this book is being introduced by Joseph A. Quinn, professor at the University of Windsor, who writes: (Theuws) is able t...

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Family Games Family Games

Family Games is about knowing who you are, especially in an extended family with strong traditions, or in changing times. In this short-story collection Konrad brings to life chara...

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Buffaloberries and Saskatoons Buffaloberries and Saskatoons

Stories and Poems from Western Canada

Stories by Pleuke Boyce, Aritha van Herk, Dick Dekker and Jane Aberson, and poetry by Sarah Klassen and Alice Van Wart. This is the 1991 anthology in our series of collections of ...

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Dutch Gifts Dutch Gifts

Stories, Poems and Creative Non-Fiction on a Netherlandic Theme

In 1990 the Netherlandic Press asked for submissions to a Literary Competition, held in celebration of its 10th Anniversary. The only prerequisite, apart from entries not having be...

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Light of the World Light of the World

An Anthology of Seventeenth Century Dutch Religious and Occasional Poetry

For this introduction to the poetry of Holland’s Golden Age, the time of Rembrandt and Vermeer, Christopher Levenson has selected a variety of representative poems, and made them a...

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The Andros Papers (1679-1680) The Andros Papers (1679-1680)

New York Historical Manuscripts. Records translated from the Dutch language have added a new dimension to early American history. This book is one of a series by the New Netherlan...

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CORRESPONDENCE (1647-1653) CORRESPONDENCE (1647-1653)

Volume XI of the Dutch Colonial Manuscripts comprises the correspondence of Petrus Stuyvesant from 1647 to 1653. It represents the first six years of his seventeen-year tenure as d...

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Laws and Writs of Appeal (1647-1663) Laws and Writs of Appeal (1647-1663)

The laws reveal the legal thinking of the Dutch on such subjects as Indians, smuggling, trade and crime, as well as everyday problems of wages, fencing, land allocation, and the re...

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Council Minutes (1652-1654) Volume V Council Minutes (1652-1654) Volume V

New York Historical Manuscripts. Records translated from the Dutch language have added a new dimension to early American history. This book is one of a series by the New Netherlan...

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Minutes of the Mayor's Court of New York (1674-1675) Minutes of the Mayor's Court of New York (1674-1675)

New York Historical Manuscripts. Records translated from the Dutch language have added a new dimension to early American history. This book is one of a series by the New Netherla...

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Records of New Amsterdam from 1653-1674 Records of New Amsterdam from 1653-1674

From 1653 to 1674, 7 volumes

New York Historical Manuscripts. Records translated from the Dutch language have added a new dimension to early American history. This book is one of a series by the New Netherla...

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Books of General Entries of the Colony of New York 1674-1688 Books of General Entries of the Colony of New York 1674-1688

New York Historical Manuscripts. Records translated from the Dutch language have added a new dimension to early American history. This book is one of a series by the New Netherla...

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Administrative Papers of Governors Administrative Papers of Governors

Richard Nicholls and Francis Lovelace, 1664-1673

New York Historical Manuscripts. Records translated from the Dutch language have added a new dimension to early American history. This book is one of a series by the New Netherla...

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Books of General Entries of the Colony of New York 1664-1673 Books of General Entries of the Colony of New York 1664-1673

New York Historical Manuscripts. Records translated from the Dutch language have added a new dimension to early American history. This book is one of a series by the New Netherla...

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The Dongan Papers (1683-1688) The Dongan Papers (1683-1688)

Admiralty Court and Other Records of the Administration of New York Governor Thomas Dongan

New York Historical Manuscripts. Records translated from the Dutch language have added a new dimension to early American history. This book is one of a series by the New Netherla...

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Abraham Kuyper - A Centennial Reader Abraham Kuyper - A Centennial Reader

A Centennial Anthology

Abraham Kuyper (1837-1920) is one of the most remarkable men in the history of Reformed Christianity. He was eminent in Dutch public life for half a century and left a deep imprint...

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Gathered at Albany - A History of a Classis Gathered at Albany - A History of a Classis

A superbly researched volume that tells the story of the RCA Classis of Albany, New York, from its beginning in 1771 up to 1979, Janssen’s account of this historically significant ...

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A Journey Into Mohawk and Oneida Country, 1634-1635 A Journey Into Mohawk and Oneida Country, 1634-1635

The Journal of Harmen Meyndertsz van den Bogaert. This edition of the earliest account of Iroquis culture includes scholarly notes on the historical context of New Netherland and ...

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From Strength to Strength From Strength to Strength

RCA historian De Jong traces the history of Northwestern College in Orange City, Iowa - a Dutch community founded in 1870, from its beginnings as an academy in 1882 to the present ...

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Sources of Secession Sources of Secession

An in-depth history of the ecclesiastical background in the Netherlands of Reformed Christians who settled in the American Midwest. These followers of the Secession of 1834 from th...

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Kamp Westerbork Kamp Westerbork

Transit Camp to Eternity: the Liberation Story

The liberation of Kamp Westerbork in the history of the South Saskatchewan Regiment of Canada continues to be the event that captures the reason why the regiment served abroad in W...

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Patrimony Profile Patrimony Profile

Our Reformed Heritage Retraced, 1795-1946

Reformed history and inheritance - patrimony - explained. The author retraces developments in the Dutch churches which led to the Secession of 1834, the (lesser known) Union of 186...

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Americanization of a Congregation Americanization of a Congregation

A Historical Series of the Reformed Churches In America - No. 26 - Second Edition

This engaging history of the Third Reformed Church of Holland, Michigan, chronicles the events of twenty-five years of change since its first edition was published for the church’s...

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Dutch Quintet Dutch Quintet

A Collection of Stories and Poems By Dutch Canadians

Short stories by Rudy Wiebe, Haijo Jan Westra; and Poetry by Sonja de Wit, Marilyn Smulders, Augustinus P. Dierick. In the stories, the subject matter ranges from family in Friesla...

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Sabotage Sabotage

Volume 5

Part of book package: The Shadow series. One of the most exciting children’s series of the German occupation of the Netherlands during WWII by...

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The Grim Reaper The Grim Reaper

Volume 3

Part of book package: The Shadow series. One of the most exciting children’s series of the German occupation of the Netherlands during WWII by...

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The Lonely Sentinel The Lonely Sentinel

Volume 1

A windmill standing guard over Dutch polders; the miller's family wrestling with death and treachery; innocent children playing adult games of secrecy and intrigue; hapless refugee...

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The Partisans The Partisans

Volume 4

Part of book package: The Shadow series. One of the most exciting children’s series of the German occupation of the Netherlands during WWII by...

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When a Neighbor Came Calling When a Neighbor Came Calling

Memories of the occupation of the Netherlands will never be forgotten by those who lived through it. These memories should not fade away either. This book by Albert VanderMey is th...

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Whether a Christian Woman Should Be Educated Whether a Christian Woman Should Be Educated

The Other Voice in Early Modern Europe

Advocate and exemplar of women's education, female of aristocratic birth and modest demeanor, Anna Maria van Schurman (1607-1678) was one of Reformation Europe's most renowned writ...

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With Other Words With Other Words

A Bilingual Anthology of Contemporary Dutch Poetry by Women

If you love language and live away from the country you were born, if the language you speak daily is not the language of your childhood, and if you still have strong connections w...

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Rembrandt Rembrandt

Throughout the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries, the Dutch painter and etcher Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) was a respected source of inspiration for many artists...

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The Colonizers The Colonizers

Early European Settlers and the Shaping of North America

From Champlain’s daring voyages through Canada to the pious settlements of the Pilgrims and Puritans, from the commercial enterprises of Dutch New Amsterdam to the plantation socie...

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Nathaniel’s Nutmeg Nathaniel’s Nutmeg

The tiny island of Run is an insignificant speck in the middle of the Indonesian archipelago. At the beginning of the seventeenth century, however, Run’s harvest of nutmeg turned i...

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New Dutch Swing New Dutch Swing

One of the best book-length critical investigations of creative music, this engaging survey of a vital contemporary jazz scene presents an American music critic’s insightful accoun...

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The Padre The Padre

This is the inspiring story of a remarkable chaplain, who as a “front-line” soldier for nearly three years served with the Irish Regiment of Canada, in England, Italy and the Nethe...

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Roots & Branches - Hardcover Roots & Branches - Hardcover

St. Willibrord Community Credit Union; The first 50 years

Life without banking. That is what thousands of Dutch immigrants experienced before they arrived in Canada in the late 1940s and early 50s. Most of them had few financial assets, m...

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Johannes C. Sikkel Johannes C. Sikkel

A Pioneer in Social Reform

The journalistic work of this 19th century Dutch preacher and pioneer of social reform lies in his Scriptural evaluation of the socialistic ideal of society. He discerned its anti-...

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Dawning Of A New Day Dawning Of A New Day

The book's key characters John and Joan, childhood friends who each went their own way, meet again later in life. John finds that he still cares deeply about Joan and wants to know...

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Journey Through the Night Journey Through the Night

De Vries’ famed book captures the spirit and agony of the five harrowing years of Nazi occupation of the Netherlands remarkably well. "This is more than just a war-time adventure. ...

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Our School Our School

Calvin College and the Christian Reformed Church

The history of Calvin College is a fascinating one. The school's rise to prominence on the landscape of Christian higher education has been accompanied by important milestones in i...

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Deacons' Accounts (1652-1674) Deacons' Accounts (1652-1674)

First Dutch Reformed Church of Beverwijck / Albany

The information presented in this book has been translated from old records originally written in the Dutch language. It provides a detailed but rare glimpse into financial dealing...

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Family Quarrels in the Dutch Reformed Churches in the 19th Century Family Quarrels in the Dutch Reformed Churches in the 19th Century

The history of the Dutch community in North America is closely tied to and heavily influenced by developments in the Reformed churches in the Netherlands and in North America. The ...

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Of Dutch Ways Of Dutch Ways

This popular book is an excellent introduction to the Netherlands, its history, culture, and contemporary life, written by a Dutch-born journalist, who also served as a tour guide ...

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Hans Brinker or The Silver Skates Hans Brinker or The Silver Skates

This is the story of a poor brother and sister in long-ago Holland. Here Hans and his sister Gretel experience championship skating, hunger and family hardship, and countless adven...

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Hans Brinker Teacher Guide Hans Brinker Teacher Guide

A Guide for Teachers and Students

Interact with some of the greatest American children’s literature ever written. Intelligent, thought-provoking questions and creative activities will enable students to experience ...

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Die van ons Die van ons

The Brabant saying of 'Die van ons...' (the English term ‘our people’ does not fully express it) already suggests a measure of pride, and respect, for the sons and daughters whose ...

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Netherlanders in America Netherlanders in America

A Study of Emigration and Settlement in the 19th & 20th Centuries in the United States of America

The first general study of 19th Century Dutch presence in the U.S.A. after 75 years still rates as one of the very best. A social geography and history teacher in the Netherlands, ...

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Veendam II Veendam II

Ceramic Wall Plaque

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Kota Inten Kota Inten

Dutch Heritage Ceramic Wall Plaque

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Hideout in the Swamp Hideout in the Swamp

Volume 2

Part of the book package: The Shadow series. One of the most exciting children’s series of the German occupation of the Netherlands during WWI...

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A Short History of Amsterdam A Short History of Amsterdam

A city of paradoxes, and since the late 1500s the epicentre of the Netherlands. During much of the 17th century the city played a dominant role in world affairs as well. Long a glo...

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Phoenix, The Fateful Journey Phoenix, The Fateful Journey

Tragedy, Survival and Heroism

Immigrating to America involved a perilous trip across the Atlantic. That inland travel could be extremely dangerous is aptly described in John Textor’s well-researched historical ...

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Zuiderkruis (ship model) Zuiderkruis (ship model)

or sistership Groote Beer / Waterman

Immigrant history in the making! All three are 1944 Portland, Oregon-built Victory class vessels. Build your popular immigrant ship model - scale of 1:250 - from a 12-page single-s...

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Hervormd in Sint-Petersburg 1717-1927 Hervormd in Sint-Petersburg 1717-1927

This fascinating Dutch-language book on the Reformed Church in Russia’s St. Petersburg offers a look at society and life in a Dutch trading post on the Baltic Sea coast. Although n...

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Oorlog in Zuid-Limburg Oorlog in Zuid-Limburg

10 mei 1940

For Dutch military strategists the defense of Southern Limburg in terms of the overall policy made little sense. For Germany, the protruding tongue wedged between it and Belgium wa...

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Dutch Chicago Dutch Chicago

A History of the Hollanders in the Windy City

The story of the Dutch in Chicago until now largely has been below the radarscreen of historians. The dean of Dutch American historians in his latest book has lifted the veil on an...

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Ommen op de drempel van de moderne tijd Ommen op de drempel van de moderne tijd

Beelden uit de jaren 1890-1950

A look back at an era in which many changes took place in this historic medieval city, east of Zwolle, the provincial capital of Overijssel, and located on the banks of the river V...

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Van scheurmakers, onruststokers en geheime opruijers… Van scheurmakers, onruststokers en geheime opruijers…

De Afscheiding in Overijssel

Many authors writing about the Secession of 1834 either agree or disagree with the beliefs of the Seceders who were known by various labels. Commonly known as Afgescheidenen, the N...

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Overijssels Watersnood Overijssels Watersnood

Een heruitgave van het verslag van de ramp van 1825

Continued rain storms had significantly raised water levels in the rivers that cut through the Netherlands on their way to the North Sea and the inland sea, the Zuiderzee, in the F...

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An Amicable Friendship An Amicable Friendship

Een Aengenaeme Vrientschap

One of the best researched book of Dutch involved in early Canada when the land was opened and helped to be settled by Dutch immigrants. It in-cludes little known histories such as...

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Floral Passion Floral Passion

An explosion of colour and heartwarming stories

This book is a collection of heart-warming stories and stunning photographs. Floral Passion describes a thriving floral industry and recounts the lives of the immigrants, many of w...

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Geschiedenis van Kampen I Geschiedenis van Kampen I

Volume I

The river port of Kampen rose to prominence as one of the members of the medieval Hanseatic League, an early and successful attempt at ‘foreign' trade relations. Situated on the ba...

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Geschiedenis van Kampen II Geschiedenis van Kampen II

Volume II

Kampen's economic development was based on trade and merchant marine which in this book receives exhaustive attention along with the city's social history. The post-1800 economic c...

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Geschiedenis van Kampen Volumes I and II Geschiedenis van Kampen Volumes I and II

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Uit den ash kolk der vergetelheid Uit den ash kolk der vergetelheid

Geschiedenis van de stad Hasselt 1252-2002

A memorable 18th century quote, in essence "From the ash heap of oblivion" makes for the title of this book which highlights Hasselt's 750 years of history. While the first two cen...

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Sporen van verplaatsing Sporen van verplaatsing

Honderd jaar nieuwkomers in Overijssel

Trodden paths of migration, these can be traced in landscapes, in lives of people, in society. The author searched the archives of Overijssel for such traces and discovered materia...

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A Theatre in Dachau A Theatre in Dachau

This book presents the thoughts of a Reformed Christian minister who lived through the horrid experiences of a German concentration camp during World War II. He shares his struggle...

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A Trimaran Sails the Seven Seas A Trimaran Sails the Seven Seas

A former radio-officer in the Dutch Merchant Navy, the author studied celestial navigation in Canada before becoming a Commander with an Ontario Sail Squadron. The Master Mariner b...

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The Defining Years of the Dutch East Indies, 1942-1949 The Defining Years of the Dutch East Indies, 1942-1949

Survivors' accounts of the Japanese occupation and eyewitness stories of the ensuing struggle for an independent Indonesia. Unlike in the Netherlands, the liberators in the Japanes...

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Groote Beer Groote Beer

Dutch Heritage Ceramic Wall Plaque

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Volendam I Volendam I

Dutch Heritage Ceramic Wall Plaque

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Waterman Waterman

Dutch Heritage Ceramic Wall Plaque

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Zuiderkruis Zuiderkruis

Dutch Heritage Ceramic Wall Plaque

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Maasdam IV Maasdam IV

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Ryndam II Ryndam II

Dutch Heritage Ceramic Wall Plaque

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DC4 DC4

Dutch Heritage Ceramic Wall Plaque

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Constellation Constellation

Dutch Heritage Ceramic Wall Plaque

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Super Constellation Super Constellation

Dutch Heritage Ceramic Wall Plaque

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DC7 DC7

Dutch Heritage Ceramic Wall Plaque

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DC8 DC8

Dutch Heritage Ceramic Wall Plaque

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Boeing 747 Boeing 747

Dutch Heritage Ceramic Wall Plaque

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DC10 DC10

Dutch Heritage Ceramic Wall Plaque

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Boeing 767 Boeing 767

Dutch Heritage Ceramic Wall Plaque

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Historical Directory of the Christian Reformed Church Historical Directory of the Christian Reformed Church

This is the first single directory of historical information of the Christian Reformed Church in North America (CRCNA), a denomination of 280,000 members with congregations in the ...

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Sabelis Symphony Sabelis Symphony

Exploration is part of the inevitable process that dominates the work of artists. It takes on a much broader scope when this exploration involves more than one culture. It becomes ...

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Pillar Church in the Van Raalte Era Pillar Church in the Van Raalte Era

Immigration is often a story of trials and triumphs. Leaving one's country of birth and family, and all that is dear and familiar is painful. Trying to build a new future in a new ...

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Across The Atlantic (DVD) Across The Atlantic (DVD)

(DVD)

Between 1928 and 1971, 3.8 million people worldwide immigrated to Canada. The majority of European immigrants landed at Pier 21 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Among them were many from t...

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Across the Atlantic (VHS) Across the Atlantic (VHS)

Between 1928 and 1971, 3.8 million people worldwide immigrated to Canada. The majority of European immigrants landed at Pier 21 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Among them were many from t...

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Afrikaans-English English-Afrikaans Practical Dictionary Afrikaans-English English-Afrikaans Practical Dictionary

Afrikaans is part of the Dutch and Flemish language family, although it also has traces of low German and French. Up until recent times, along with English, it was one of the two n...

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Batavia's Graveyard Batavia's Graveyard

The True Story of the Mad Heretic Who Led History's Bloodiest Mutiny

In 1628 the Dutch East India Company loaded the Batavia, the flagship of its fleet, with a king’s ransom in gold, silver, and gems for her maiden voyage to Java. The ship itself wa...

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The Island at the Center of the World The Island at the Center of the World

The Epic Story of Dutch Manhattan, the Forgotten Colony that Shaped America

In a landmark work of history, Russell Shorto presents astonishing information on the founding of our nation and reveals in riveting detail the crucial role of the Dutch in making ...

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American Railroads in the Nineteenth Century American Railroads in the Nineteenth Century

Railroads in the U.S. were the Internet of the 19th century. The whole country opened up. Industry exploded. Numerous fortunes were made, lost, and sometimes made again, and includ...

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Slow Train to Paradise Slow Train to Paradise

How Dutch Investment Helped Build American Railroads

Railroad historians have long been aware of Dutch investment in the building of American railroads, but until this book it has not been known how massive this investment was. This ...

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Railways in the Netherlands Railways in the Netherlands

A Brief History, 1834-1994

Europe’s Lowlands is a country of windmills, canals and ... a very extensive railway system which in addition to freight is a significant people mover. Just like the waterways did ...

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Unspoken Allies Unspoken Allies

Anglo-Dutch Relations since 1780.

This study brings together the expertise of an international group of scholars to survey the development of political and economic relations between Britain and the Netherlands fro...

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American Visions of the Netherlands East Indies-Indonesia American Visions of the Netherlands East Indies-Indonesia

U.S. Foreign Policy and Indonesian Nationalism 1920-1949.U.S. Foreign Policy and Indonesian Nationalism 1920-1949

The book challenges the view that during the period 1945-1949, the American government and its foreign policymakers unequivocally backed the Indonesian Republic's struggle for inde...

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Daily Life in Rembrandt’s Holland Daily Life in Rembrandt’s Holland

A book loved by students of genealogy and family history! This engagingly written study presents a rich picture of a dynamic society that had torn itself away from the mediocrity...

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Touring the Low Countries Touring the Low Countries

Accounts of British Travellers, 1660 - 1720

Touring the Low Countries is an anthology of approximately forty travel documents by British tourists - journals, letters, and financial accounts - most of them published here for ...

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Rond de Runde Rond de Runde

Turf, kunstmest en electriciteit, Triptiek van de Turfindustrie

For centuries, Dutch homes and cottage industries for fuel relied on dried logs of peat, also known as Black Gold. Huge sections of the country - particularly Drenthe and Overijsse...

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Storms, Ice, and Whales Storms, Ice, and Whales

The Antarctic Adventures of a Dutch Artist on a Norwegian Whaler

During the heroic age of Antarctic exploration in 1923, Dutch artist Willem van der Does talked his way aboard a Norwegian whaler and made a daring, often dangerous voyage to Antar...

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My Path to Liberation My Path to Liberation

Reflections on My Life in the Ministry of the Word of God

Rev. D. Van Dijk’s memoir highlights the changes that he witnessed in his life and - in some cases - helped to bring about. The most dramatic of these is the Liberation of synodica...

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Christian Responses to the Holocaust Christian Responses to the Holocaust

Moral and Ethical Issues

In a Europe overrun by Hitler’s armies and his Nationalist Socialist ideology, Christians were forced to respond to the atrocities being committed against their fellow citizens. Th...

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Impact Impact

The History of Germany's V-Weapons in World War II

Hitlers "robot bombs" wreaked havoc on Allied population centres and forced massive counter measures and the diversion of important resources from the battlefront. The authors make...

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The Battle for the Hague - 1940 The Battle for the Hague - 1940

Dutch Army in 1940 heroically dealt Hitler's paratroopers huge blow.

The story of the first great airborne landing operation in history. The plan conceived by Adolf Hitler to capture The Hague by surprise, was carried out as part of the Blitzkrieg o...

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The Battle for Ginkel Heath near Ede The Battle for Ginkel Heath near Ede

17 and 18 September 1944

British paratroopers remember the Ginkel Heath often with mixed emotions but is far less known among the Dutch public. Here may be why. Even now, decades after the actual landing, ...

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From Leningrad to Berlin From Leningrad to Berlin

Dutch volunteers in the service of the German Waffen-SS 1941-1945

When in June 1941 Nazi Germany invaded the Soviet Union, the elite guard division SS appealed to young men in occupied areas to join the crusade against Bolshevism by enlisting in ...

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De Sinterklaas Razzia van 1944 De Sinterklaas Razzia van 1944

Massive manhunts mark the latter period of the five-year German occupation of the Netherlands. The men were needed, so the generally accepted explanation goes, to fill labour short...

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Canada and Noord-Brabant Canada and Noord-Brabant

An eternal bond

The author describes the battles of the Canadian forces for the liberation of the Dutch province of Noord-Brabant in this well documented and well-illustrated book. The very import...

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The Reformed Church in Dutch Brazil (1630-1654) The Reformed Church in Dutch Brazil (1630-1654)

This book describes the history of a 17th century Reformed Church in Latin America. After a general introduction to Dutch Brazil (1630-1654), the author analyzes the church as to h...

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Iowa Letters Iowa Letters

Dutch Immigrants on the American Frontier

This captivating and very unique collection of 215 immigrant letters represents three distinct series, and has been gathered from sources on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean. All a...

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Equipping the Saints Equipping the Saints

The Synod of New York, 1800–2000

A team of pastors and scholars of the Reformed Church in America (RCA) recounts the engaging story of the (regional) Synod of New York during the past two centuries, North America’...

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From Mission to Church From Mission to Church

The Reformed Church in America Mission to India

In the nineteenth century, the Scudders went to India with the avowed intention to confine their efforts to evangelistic preaching. By the time the Reformed Church in America (RCA)...

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By Grace Alone By Grace Alone

Stories of the Reformed Church in America

The exciting and hope-filled story of the Reformed Church in America (RCA), tracing its origin to Europe, with a brief history of the church out of which the Reformation grew. The ...

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Cruel Paradise Cruel Paradise

Life Stories of Dutch Emigrants

This book deftly weaves together the firsthand stories of men and women who emigrated from the northern region of the Netherlands throughout the twentieth century. A skilled stylis...

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Life Lessons From the Hiding Place Life Lessons From the Hiding Place

Discovering the heart of Corrie Ten Boom

Corrie ten Boom, a Dutch citizen, was a woman admired the world over for her courage, her forgiveness, and her faith. From her unforgettable experience in a Nazi prison camp during...

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Indian Affairs in Colonial New York Indian Affairs in Colonial New York

The Seventeenth Century

This book is a classic in the study of Indian-European relations in seventeenth-century New York. First published in 1960, it remains the only one-volume history to explore these c...

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A Bloom of Friendship A Bloom of Friendship

The Story of the Canadian Tulip Festival

Every spring, Canada’s capital, Ottawa, bursts into colour with hundreds of thousands of tulip blooms. These represent the token of appreciation of the Dutch Royal family for the c...

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Canada and the Liberation of the Netherlands, May 1945 Canada and the Liberation of the Netherlands, May 1945

Nazi Germany’s invasion of the Netherlands in May 1940 marked the beginning of five years of horror for the Dutch people. They faced oppression and death with remarkable stoicism, ...

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Indonesia Indonesia

A country of incredible beauty and stupefying extremes, Indonesia sprawls across one-eighth of the globe, stretching between Malaysia and Australia. This is the most complex single...

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De Orgelkunst in de Nederlanden, van de 16de tot de 18de eeuw De Orgelkunst in de Nederlanden, van de 16de tot de 18de eeuw

This massive tome covers the formative years of Netherlandic organ culture; the instruments, the churches in which the organs were built and importantly, the builders themselves. T...

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Holland Mania Holland Mania

The Dutch Period in American Art - A fascinating and idiosyncratic work of art history.

Holland Mania describes a curious and now little-known era in American cultural history. During this period, 1880-1920, old Dutch master paintings and Dutch antiques moved into Ame...

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Veneklasen Brick Veneklasen Brick

A Family, a Company, and a Unique Nineteenth-Century Dutch Architectual Movement in Michigan

In 1848, the second year of the new Dutch kolonie in West Michigan’s Ottawa County, a much-needed brick manufacturing industry was started in the rich clay fields between the villa...

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Roots & Branches - Paperback Roots & Branches - Paperback

St. Willibrord Community Credit Union; The first 50 years

Life without banking. That is what thousands of Dutch immigrants experienced before they arrived in Canada in the late 1940s and early 50s. Most of them had few financial assets, m...

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Downed Allied Airmen and Evasion of Capture Downed Allied Airmen and Evasion of Capture

The Role of Local Resistance Networks in World War II

Foreword by Colonel J.W. Bradbury In the study of the past, it is sometimes all too easy to forget that history is made not by groups or governments but by ordinary individuals. ...

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The Liberation of Holland VHS The Liberation of Holland VHS

This documentary of Holland’s liberation features re-enactment as well as original footage including some rare shots in colour from World War II. This film recognizes the efforts o...

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Verloren land Verloren land

Een herinneringswerk aan Schokland

A unique study of an abandoned island in the Netherlands that reappeared and now is a Unesco world-class protected heritage site. The choppy, and often dangerously stormy Zuiderzee...

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Geschiedenis van de Gereformeerde Kerk van Kampen, 1895-1994 Geschiedenis van de Gereformeerde Kerk van Kampen, 1895-1994

Students of recent Dutch church history quickly will find “Kampen” on their way, the town which since 1854, has been home to the Theological College of the Reformed Churches in the...

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Aartsbisschop in oorlogstijd Aartsbisschop in oorlogstijd

Een portret van kardinaal De Jong, 1885-1955

The surrender of the Dutch army in May 1940 was not the end of warfare in the occupied country. With the military conquest out of the way, the Nazis increasingly were attempting to...

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Family Kinship and Community Family Kinship and Community

A study of Dutch Canadians, a developmental approach

This 1970s study attempts to trace the social and political culture of the Dutch Canadian in the Holland Marsh area (North of Toronto, for decades the vegetable garden of Ontario)....

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The first Dutch settlement in Alberta The first Dutch settlement in Alberta

Letters from the Pioneers Years 1903-1914

Translated for the first time from Dutch to English, this collection of letters offers a unique perspective on the early pioneer years of the Dutch community in southern Alberta. T...

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The Scout Series The Scout Series

Seven volumes

Join Scout, Tom’s very intelligent four-legged friend on his adventures with his master, and master’s chums Carl and Bert. The stories detail courageous efforts to help liberate th...

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Over Zee- en Hollanders Over Zee- en Hollanders

Het succesverhaal van Nederlandse emigranten in West-Michigan

“Your ancestors had a very hard job to do, but how well they did it.” Dutch Princess Margriet summed it all up when she attended the 150th anniversary of the Dutch colonies in Mich...

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Een halve eeuw na de watersnoodramp Een halve eeuw na de watersnoodramp

1953 – 1958 – 2003

This book traces the amazing story of the post-1953 Flood era of the Southwest region of the Netherlands during which a number of isolated coastal islands literally were tied to th...

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Kerk en Wereld Kerk en Wereld

(Een studie over gereformeerden en hun uiteenlopende relaties met televisie in het licht van politiek, cultuur en theologie)

This dissertation analyzes why there is, within the Reformed community in the Netherlands, such a significant difference in the approach to television in the homes. According to th...

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Werken in Duitsland 1940-1945 Werken in Duitsland 1940-1945

Over 100 former slave labourers share the stories of their ordeal in Germany and other occupied territories. These accounts are expertly woven into the story line that runs through...

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Ordening van dienst Ordening van dienst

Achtergronden van en ontwikkelingen in de eredienst van de Gereformeerde Kerken in Nederland

The author in his exhaustive dissertation charts the background of and the changes in the worship services in the Reformed Churches in the Netherlands (GKNs), since 2004 part of th...

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Archangel Archangel

Nederlandse ondernemers in Rusland, 1550-1785

Dutch traders (and their families) could be found in numerous places, from Japan to Ceylon, and from Thailand to Turkey, and from Nieu Amsterdam (later New York) to Archangel in Ru...

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In This Hour In This Hour

A Story of World War II and the Floods of 1953

The book vividly weaves the tapestry of a small Zeeland island village where several characters passionately debate complex issues tied to events of the day, such as the Nazi invas...

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Het Calvinisme Het Calvinisme

In 1899, the author made history when he as the first Dutchman gave the Stone Lectures at Princeton University. The lectures simultaneously were published in several countries and ...

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Mona Parsons Mona Parsons

From privilege to prison, from Nova Scotia to Nazi Europe

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Road to Freedom Road to Freedom

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Frontiers and Sanctuaries Frontiers and Sanctuaries

A Woman's life in Holland and Canada

The story of the challenges of women in the twentieth century told through the life of Madzy Brender a Brandis by her daughter Marianne. Madzy (1910-1984) had experienced war, immi...

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Dutch Identity Package Dutch Identity Package

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'n Fonnie Bisnis 'n Fonnie Bisnis

The Yankee Dutch world of Loe Verlak,

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Oranje (ship model) Oranje (ship model)

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Wings of Change Wings of Change

A Dutch Immigrant's Journey

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Uprooted Uprooted

Dutch immigrant children in Canada 1947-1959

The author describes this book as a ‘collective autobiography’. It is an effort to tell not only her own story but also those of hundreds of other Dutch immigrant children. She tak...

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Divided by a Common Heritage Divided by a Common Heritage

The Christian Reformed Church and the Reformed Church in America at the Beginning of the New Millenium

"Ecclesiastical introspection can lead to banal, partial analysis. But not in this book for four social scientists who have taken a long and discriminating yet loving look at their...

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The Netherlands Reformed Church The Netherlands Reformed Church

1571-2005

On the eve of the merger of the Netherlands Reformed Church (NHK) with the smaller Reformed Churches in the Netherlands (GKNs), the author, who served it as NHK’s General Secretary...

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Taming the Tides Taming the Tides

A documentary on the time from the Flood of 1953 to the completion of the Deltawerken. With actual footage of the ‘Watersnood’ (Flood), this historic video will show the Dutch’s ap...

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Seven Seas Seven Seas

Ceramic Wall Plaque

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Johan van Oldenbarnevelt Johan van Oldenbarnevelt

Ceramic Wall Plaque

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The Reckoning DVD The Reckoning DVD

A compelling 96-minute documentary

War erupts in Europe as Germany invades Poland. Eight months later, Hitler would pulicly broadcast that he would not invade Holland due to their neutrality during world War I. With...

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Rembrandt's Jews Rembrandt's Jews

With so many of Rembrandt's paintings devoted to stories of the Bible, and with his apparent penchant for Biblical themes and the sympathetic portrayal of Jewish faces, it is no wo...

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Cinderella Army Cinderella Army

The Canadians in Northwest Europe, 1944-1945

The author, a military historian, in this book examines the role of Canadian troops in the context of the overall Allied effort to end Hitler’s conquest. The Canadians played a cru...

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Tulipmania Tulipmania

Money, Honor, and Knowledge in the Dutch Golden Age

The meteoric rise and subsequent crash of the Dutch tulip trade in the 1600s, popularly known as Tulipmania, continues to be used in newspaper articles and financial newsletters th...

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Dutch Jewry during the Emancipation Period Dutch Jewry during the Emancipation Period

Gothic Turrets on a Corinthian Building

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Decolonising the Caribbean Decolonising the Caribbean

Dutch Policies in a Comparative Perspective

Much has been written on the post-WWII decolonization in the Caribbean, but rarely from a truly comparative perspective, and seldom with serious attention to the former Dutch colon...

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Duizend Dagen Indie Duizend Dagen Indie

The editors of this book formatted the 1945-1948 diary of shock trooper Jan van Trigt, a resistance man who volunteered for the Dutch army following the liberation of the Netherlan...

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Opmars naar Rotterdam Opmars naar Rotterdam

Volume 1 – De luchtlanding Volume 2 – Van Maas tot Moerdijk Volume 3 – De laatste fase The author, a Dutch military historian, minutely traces the May 1940 events of the German ...

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Het Streekdrachten Boek Het Streekdrachten Boek

Customs and traditions vary from village to village in the Netherlands. In the late 1890s there were already concerns that, for example, klederdrachten, the traditional clothing wh...

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Willem-Alexander Willem-Alexander

Prins van Oranje

For the public abroad, the Dutch royal family is the face of the Netherlands. A new generation of the House of Orange-Nassau has emerged and generates a lot of attention at home. Q...

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From Bazooka to Bosnia From Bazooka to Bosnia

Sixty Years (non)Journalistic Experiences

Foreword by Van der Stoel, Max, a former Dutch Foreign Affairs minister. Covering news events has been the life of this author who already at the age of fourteen had already becom...

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A Long Labour A Long Labour

A Dutch Mother’s Holocaust Memoir

In this unusual memoir, the author presents a Jewish mother’s view of life in the Netherlands during the WWII Nazi occupation. The book covers a period that ranges from the author’...

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A Cup of Cold Water A Cup of Cold Water

The Compassion of Nurse Edith Cavell

“The secret password is yorc,” the princess whispered. Edith longed for her girlhood in England, when her secrets had been kept safe by her dog Reddie. But now in God’s timing, Edi...

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Dutch fishing trawler GO-38 Dutch fishing trawler GO-38

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The GO-38 fishing trawler catches sole and plaice in the North Sea. Based in the historic Dutch coastal town of Goedereede – hence the acronym GO – southwest of Rotterdam, the traw...

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Dutch fishing vessel UK-93 Dutch fishing vessel UK-93

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The reliable work horse for the Zuyderzee inland fishing industry, this ship was the mainstay on what is now called the IJssel Lake or Flevo Lake. In 1900, there were over 3000 of ...

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Oosterscheldekering no.11 Oosterscheldekering no.11

Paper model – bouwplaat Eastern Scheldt storm surge barrier 1:350

Following the disastrous Flood of 1953 (in Dutch simply referred to as De Ramp), Dutch hydraulic engineers implemented a series of giant public works to raise the coastal protectio...

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Windmill 'De Graanhalm' 1847 Windmill 'De Graanhalm' 1847

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Dutch freighter ss Salatiga or Samarinda, Sarangan Dutch freighter ss Salatiga or Samarinda, Sarangan

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Water, the seas, lakes, rivers and canals along with bridges, aquaducts and tunnels as well as ships of all types are very much part of the story of the Netherlands, past and prese...

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Dutch tug boat Hudson Dutch tug boat Hudson

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The vessel Hudson in various ways is representative of the famed Dutch maritime towing industry. Originally built for international high seas towing company L. Smit & Co., the Huds...

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Visions of Savage Paradise Visions of Savage Paradise

Albert Eckhout, Court Painter in Colonial Dutch Brazil, 1637-1644

This book is the first major book-length study of seventeenth-century Dutch artist Albert Eckhout to be published in nearly seventy years. Eckhout, who was court painter to colonia...

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European inland cargo barge Ebenhaezer European inland cargo barge Ebenhaezer

Paper model – bouwplaat model spits 1:100 & 1:250

The ’spits’, a vessel which measures about 38 metres long by 5 metres wide, can still be seen on nearly all inland waterways. The popular former work horse of bulk cargo forwarders...

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Henry J. Kuiper Henry J. Kuiper

Shaping the Christian Reformed Church, 1907–1962

This singular biographical study will interest readers wanting to better understand the Christian Reformed Church during the first six decades of the twentieth century, particularl...

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Tangled in Time Tangled in Time

The author presents a captivating story of a young girl's travel in time back to the harsh realities of the Depression years. The book opens with Janna's world being turned upside ...

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Ocean Liner SS Rotterdam V 1959-1997 Ocean Liner SS Rotterdam V 1959-1997

Former HAL Flagship Paper model – bouwplaat 1:250

The ship of the future… available today. In 1959, owner Holland America Line used this bold slogan to promote its then state-of-the-art ocean liner to the public, for a memorable j...

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Ocean Liner SS Rotterdam V 1959-1997 - Option 1 Ocean Liner SS Rotterdam V 1959-1997 - Option 1

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Ocean Liner SS Rotterdam V 1959-1997 - Option 2 Ocean Liner SS Rotterdam V 1959-1997 - Option 2

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Ocean Liner SS Rotterdam V 1959-1997 - Option 3 Ocean Liner SS Rotterdam V 1959-1997 - Option 3

Former HAL Flagship Laser cut Detail Parts 1:250

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NS Electrisch wagentreinstel 1936 no.9 NS Electrisch wagentreinstel 1936 no.9

Paper model – bouwplaat 1:87

Part of the Railways Museum model series, bouwplaat 1:87. The ascent of the railway in the Netherlands improved passenger and freight traffic significantly, and linked previously i...

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NS Pec en Bak C rijtuig 1936 no.10 NS Pec en Bak C rijtuig 1936 no.10

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NS 3737 Stoomlocomotief (1 to 50 ratio) no.14 NS 3737 Stoomlocomotief (1 to 50 ratio) no.14

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NS OmBC 2901-2908 'Ome Keessie' no.15 NS OmBC 2901-2908 'Ome Keessie' no.15

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NS DE 6400 Railion diesellocomotief no.22 NS DE 6400 Railion diesellocomotief no.22

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NS DE 6400 Diesellocomotief no.23 NS DE 6400 Diesellocomotief no.23

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NS 27 Drie-wagentreinstel 1934 grey no.25 NS 27 Drie-wagentreinstel 1934 grey no.25

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NS 21 Drie-wagentreinstel 1934 blue no.26 NS 21 Drie-wagentreinstel 1934 blue no.26

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NS klein onderstation - stijl Van Ravensteijn no.28 NS klein onderstation - stijl Van Ravensteijn no.28

Paper model – bouwplaat 1:87

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Prisma Engels-Nederlands Prisma Engels-Nederlands

Contains 31,000 keywords, offers 64,000 meanings and about 17,000 sample sentences. Widely used in the Dutch school system. A $24.95 value. NOW on sale!...

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The Hiding Place The Hiding Place

A Dutch watchmaker, Corrie ten Boom became a heroine of the Resistance against the Nazi ideology, a survivor of Hitler's concentration camps, and a remarkable evangelist. In World ...

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Dr. Oma Dr. Oma

The Healing Wisdom of Countess Juliana von Stolberg

Juliana von Stolberg (1506 – 1580), the mother of Prince William of Orange the Taciturn, the maternal ancestor of the Royal House of the Netherlands, long was cherished by the Dutc...

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Samenleven in het nieuwe land Samenleven in het nieuwe land

Een schets van de sociale, culturele en geestelijke ontwikkelingen in de Noordoostpolder 1942-1970

The early history of a young land. The Noordoostpolder (Northeastpolder), the largest recent Dutch reclamation project at that time, went dry in the very early 1940s. In 1941, the ...

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Vergeten levens Vergeten levens

Geschiedenissen van het Sallandse land

The book’s title which translates into Forgotten Lives examines the author’s ancestors over a period of several centuries. Initially, he prodding his aging mother for answers as he...

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Het Katholieken boek Het Katholieken boek

This pictorial volume covers Dutch Roman Catholic social and church history in six very interesting but unique periods. The book starts with the Restoration of 1853, continues with...

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Beatrix in Ballingschap Beatrix in Ballingschap

Vijf jaren uit de jeugd van onze koningin 1940-1945

The author details the Canadian years (1940-1945) of Dutch Queen Beatrix, based on interviews with people who remembered the Royal family's stay in Ottawa. Helped by the photograph...

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Iseult, We Are Barren Iseult, We Are Barren

Dutch born, Maria Jacobs has as a poet and publisher, played an active role in the development of Canadian literature, and in the League of Canadian Poets. ‘In this publication (he...

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Dutch Medley Dutch Medley

Poems and Stories

Pleuke Boyce, a writer, poet and literary translator, shows in her distinctive poems and stories an understanding of both Dutch and Canadian society. ‘She has the ability to deal w...

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The Scent of Spruce The Scent of Spruce

Madzy Brender à Brandis wrote her first book Land for our Sons in 1958. An excerpt telling about the ‘old Holland’ which she left, and Canada, her new home country, is included, al...

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Special Nests Special Nests

Special Nests is the story of Ricky van Hout, a high school history teacher, recuperating from an operation at her son Paul’s home. She is preparing her lessons for her class, usin...

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Captain Kintail Captain Kintail

Captain Kintail is a long poem. The setting is a campground on the shore of Ontario’s Lake Huron, where a group of people have gathered for a weekend retreat - a weekend made longe...

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Dutch Voices Dutch Voices

A Collection of Poems and Stories by Dutch Canadians

“As usual (these books) are published with care and a fine feeling for variety. The cover is after a painting ‘On the Heels of Winter’ by Dick Dekker, and is in harmony with the fi...

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Naked Trees Naked Trees

This book is prose, written with the sensibility of a poet and has been divided into two parts: ‘On the Street Where She Lives” and ‘A Deciduary’, a book of tree lore. Doug Watling...

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What Happens To Memory What Happens To Memory

This collection of poems includes many previously unpublished, as well as a selection of Vanderlip’s earlier work. “What happens to memory in this work is that it becomes the raw m...

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Distant Kin Distant Kin

Dutch-Canadian Stories and Poems

Significant and worth reading for several reasons. As the work of first- and second-generation Dutch immigrants to Canada, they bring a new dimension to the already considerable bo...

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Transplanted Lives Transplanted Lives

Dutch-Canadian Stories and Poems

Stories by Ine Schepers, Miep van der Zwaan-Verkley, Lini R. Grol, Marieke Jalink-Wijbrans; and Poetry by Leon Meersseman, Marieke Jalink-Wijbrans, Lini R. Grol. “This book itself...

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Insight Insight

Canadian Writers View Holland

A Collection of Poems about Holland and the Dutch by Canadian Writers. “This anthology works the other way around. It brings together poems, written by Canadian poets, which have H...

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The Fort Orange Court Minutes (1652-1660) The Fort Orange Court Minutes (1652-1660)

New York Historical Manuscripts. Records translated from the Dutch language have added a new dimension to early American history. This book is one of a series by the New Netherlan...

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Land Papers Land Papers

Volumes GG, HH, & II

New York Historical Manuscripts. Records translated from the Dutch language have added a new dimension to early American history. This book is one of a series by the New Netherlan...

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The Andros Papers (1674-1676) The Andros Papers (1674-1676)

New York Historical Manuscripts. Records translated from the Dutch language have added a new dimension to early American history. This book is one of a series by the New Netherlan...

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The Andros Papers (1677-1678) The Andros Papers (1677-1678)

New York Historical Manuscripts. Records translated from the Dutch language have added a new dimension to early American history. This book is one of a series by the New Netherlan...

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Dutch-English---English-Dutch Standard Dictionary Dutch-English---English-Dutch Standard Dictionary

Over 35,000 entries are included in this useful dictionary. Pronunciation is provided for each entry, as well as a basic pronunciation chart for the Dutch language. A list of abbre...

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Dutch-English---English-Dutch Concise Dictionary Dutch-English---English-Dutch Concise Dictionary

With a brief introduction to Dutch grammar. This compact portable dictionary contains also a concise overview of English grammar for Dutch speakers. Over 7,000 entries each way....

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Indonesian-English---English-Indonesian Practical Dictionary Indonesian-English---English-Indonesian Practical Dictionary

Ideal for the foreign executive. Extensive listings of words and phrases that appear in everyday business. Concise and easy to follow. Alphabetical listings according to prefix of ...

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Speak Standard Indonesian Speak Standard Indonesian

Learn from 213 dialogue exercises, the key to those numerous situations that make the merest day-to-day communication an obstacle course: meeting new acquaintances, identifying and...

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'Koos' Michel 'Koos' Michel

Mijn verzet in de tweede wereldoorlog

The resistance men of Wierden, in Overijssel, rattled nerves at the German occupation command centre with a well-executed railway derailment in May 1943, nearly three years after t...

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A Key to Dutch History A Key to Dutch History

The Cultural Canon of the Netherlands

In recent years, a debate has been taking place about Dutch history, culture and identity, largely prompted by a perceived growing ignorance of these subjects. Neglect was detected...

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Alblasserdyk Alblasserdyk

Ceramic Plaque

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Verzet en verlangen Verzet en verlangen

Het platteland in de greep van mkz en stedeling

News coverage of the disastrous 2001 foot-and-mouth disease outbreak in the Netherlands brought live drama to every home in the country, and dominated the headlines for months on e...

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Traag door oneindig laagland Traag door oneindig laagland

De mooiste gedichten over rivieren & dijken

Much has been written about Dutch rivers and their dikes. Throughout Dutch history rivers have been both a lifeline and a destroyer, a friend and a foe, a vast opportunity and a hu...

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Kerkgeschiedenis van de Graafschap Kerkgeschiedenis van de Graafschap

Discover the roots of Gelderland’s picturesque Achterhoek

The Gelderland region east of the IJssel River is commonly known as the Achterhoek because most of the province lays west of this waterway. The author approaches the history of the...

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The Distinctive Character of the Free University in Amsterdam, 1880-2005 The Distinctive Character of the Free University in Amsterdam, 1880-2005

A Commemorative History

The Vrije Universiteit (VU) was started in 1880 as a Reformed Christian alternative to the secular Dutch public universities, which were dominated by a liberalism originating in th...

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Arnhem 1944 Arnhem 1944

Operation Market Garden

The Allied plan 'Market Garden' was one of the most audacious, and ultimately controversial operations of the Second World War - a joint penetration, by an armoured column and a la...

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For the Heart of Holland For the Heart of Holland

Volume 4

Spanish General Valdez had cordoned Leiden off with his troops. Rather than attack the city, he used a different tactic to do the work for him: starvation. When the food rations ra...

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Andy Man Andy Man

The story of Andy, the orphaned son of a London policeman at the beginning of the twentieth century, lives on with every reprint of this book by prolific children’s author Amy Le F...

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How Sleep the Brave! How Sleep the Brave!

The Scottish Covenanters endured harsh persecutions by the King’s Inquisition, but the mysterious name of the Black Avenger sent thrills of hope and courage to many of these tormen...

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The Silent Final The Silent Final

Could the twin brothers be considered lucky, being the only concentration camp survivors from the Jewish community in Elburg? And what about the few dozen out of 660 men deported f...

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De Bijzondere Rechtspleging 1944 tot 1952 De Bijzondere Rechtspleging 1944 tot 1952

The author became fascinated with the postwar settling of accounts of the Dutch authorities with those who had supported the Nazis as members of the Dutch National Socialist Party ...

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Hooibergen in Nederland Hooibergen in Nederland

Geschiedenis en behoud van een agrarisch cultuurmonument

For centuries, Dutch farmers stored their hay in an open-air structure capped by a height adjustable, thatched roof. The ‘hooiberg’ –every dairy farm had at least one a short walk ...

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Leven met het water in de IJsseldelta Leven met het water in de IJsseldelta

At one time, the area around the Eastern Dutch city of Zwolle and neighbouring Kampen was served by as many as twelve diking districts, in Dutch known as ‘waterschappen.’ In 1970 t...

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Leven in Blankenham Leven in Blankenham

Een Overijsselse plattelandsgemeenschap in het tijdvak 1650-1850

Why introduce a history book on a local Dutch village to a North American Dutch-reading audience? This volume, Life in Blankenham is one of two, Vergeten levens. Geschiedenissen va...

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A Long Way A Long Way

From the cold, harsh waters of Northern Europe to the tropical islands of the Dutch East Indies, the author in his novel captures the visual and spiritual dynamics of these two wor...

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A Family Occupation A Family Occupation

Children of the War and the Memory of World War II in Dutch Literature of the 1980s

Many of today's Dutch writers were children during World War II. Even today, the traumatic childhood experience of enemy occupation is still central to the work of many of them. Th...

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Braving Troubled Waters Braving Troubled Waters

Sea Change in a Dutch Fishing Community

The Dutch fishery sector, and not it alone, daily faces unpredictable fishing stocks in the sea, a volatile market and state interventions. In his book, the author shows how Dutch ...

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In His Milieu In His Milieu

Essays on Netherlandish Art in Memory of John Michael Montias

Published in memory of Paris-born U.S. economist and Dutch art historian John Michael Montias (1928-2005), this book consists of significant number of excellent essays by experts i...

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The Bastion of Liberty The Bastion of Liberty

Leiden University Today and Yesterday

Leiden University was founded as an institution that would embody a particular set of academic ethics that sought to improve society through the acquisition of knowledge. In this v...

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Dutch Immigrant Women in the United States, 1880-1920 Dutch Immigrant Women in the United States, 1880-1920

In this deftly researched ethnographic portrait, the author skillfully adapts the concept of social reproduction to examine the shifting gender roles of tens of thousands of Dutch ...

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Civic Charity in a Golden Age Civic Charity in a Golden Age

Orphan Care in Early Modern Amsterdam

"What will make this volume's reputation as an important book is the author's use of economic evidence and methodology to produce important insights into behavior and attitudes." -...

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The Social World of Batavia The Social World of Batavia

Europeans and Eurasians in Colonial Indonesia, Second Edition

In the seventeenth century, the Dutch established a trading base at the Java site of Jacarta. What began as a minor colonial outpost under the name Batavia would become, over the n...

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Silenced Voices Silenced Voices

Uncovering a Family’s Colonial History in Indonesia

Like a number of Netherlanders in the post–World War II era, Inez Hollander only gradually became aware of her family’s connections with its Dutch colonial past, including a Creole...

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Edam IV Edam IV

Delft blue-style tiles make great gifts, specifically for immigration anniversaries, reunions and family gatherings. A $14.95 value. NOW on sale!...

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Leerdam II Leerdam II

Delft blue-style tiles make great gifts, specifically for immigration anniversaries, reunions and family gatherings. A $14.95 value. NOW on sale!...

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Samaria Samaria

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Het Gereformeerden Boek Het Gereformeerden Boek

About 375 photographs tell the story of the Reformed Christian community in the Netherlands. Although each of them, as the saying goes, is worth a thousand words, they still have a...

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Het Indie Boek Het Indie Boek

Few people will know this, but a public request in 1872 by a Haarlem-museum for photographs of life in the Dutch East Indies, is the basis of a 150,000 entries image bank on the fo...

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Het Socialisten Boek Het Socialisten Boek

Socialism, Liberalism and Christian Democracy are the three main pillars of Dutch society, which revealed themselves in the social-cultural and political movements. This book prese...

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Het Zeeland Boek Het Zeeland Boek

A very unique province deserves a very unique book. The former islands have a largely untold history in the larger context of the Dutch experience, yet are very much part of it, pa...

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Het Biesbosch Boek Het Biesbosch Boek

This book can be viewed as a monument to the Biesbosch Museum on its 25th anniversary. There are three hundred short stories on the country’s largest and most untouched nature park...

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Het Rotterdam Boek Het Rotterdam Boek

In his book, the author gives a colourful presentation of Rotterdam, starting with the Middle Ages when the world-class port was a village located at the dam in the River Rotte. Si...

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Piraten Encyclopedie Piraten Encyclopedie

The rise of the The Netherlands as a nation can be attributed, in no small measure, to its ability to sail the waters, from rivers and lakes to coastal European waters to the seas ...

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De IJssel De IJssel

Levende rivier

The River IJssel is one of the least appreciated rivers in the Netherlands, likely because it covers a relatively short distance, splitting off from the Rhine near Arnhem to empty ...

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Nederlanders, Japanners, Indonesiers Nederlanders, Japanners, Indonesiers

Een opmerkelijke tentoonstelling

Those interested in Dutch history quickly discover a vast amount of foreign influences in every period of Dutch history, from the Romans in pre-medieval times to Afghanistan and WW...

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Het Vaderlandse Geschiedenis Boek Het Vaderlandse Geschiedenis Boek

1600, Battle at Nieuwpoort. The dates were drilled into anyone attending Dutch schools, at least till the late 1950s by droning a list of such events. Less obvious was where Nieuwp...

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Het Den Haag Boek Het Den Haag Boek

The Hague has a rich history, and one that is unique in the Netherlands. No other provincial capital developed from a coastal summer residence of Holland’s medieval counts into a c...

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On to Victory On to Victory

The Canadian Liberation of the Netherlands, March 23-May 5, 1945

Available for shipping May 1st. The eighth Canadian Battle Series volume is the little-told story of the tense final days of World War II, remembered in the Netherlands as “the sw...

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Terrible Victory Terrible Victory

First Canadian Army and the Scheldt Estuary Campaign: September 13 - November 6, 1944

On September 4, 1944, Antwerp, Europe’s largest port, fell to the Second British Army and it seemed the war would soon be won. But Antwerp was of little value unless the West Schel...

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Prince and Heretic Prince and Heretic

A Novel on William the Silent, Prince of Orange Nassau, Vol.1

William of Orange, also known as the Taciturn, received his education at the Royal court before becoming Holland’s stadtholder, or governor, of the deeply devout Roman Catholic Phi...

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William, by the Grace of God William, by the Grace of God

A Novel on William the Silent, Prince of Orange Nassau, Vol.2

The sequel to Prince and Heretic. In an attempt to regain his control of the Lowlands, King Philip II of Spain is prepared to make any concession, except that of freedom of conscie...

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The Baron of Salgas, and other stories The Baron of Salgas, and other stories

The Cross and the Crown, Alcock, Deborah

The Carpenter of Nimes, Alcock, Deborah, see below

The Baron of Salgas, A True Huguenot Story is ...

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Bobby's Friends! Bobby's Friends!

“Lights!” Jessie announced loudly.

Suddenly everyone was awake.

Karachi appeared beneath them on the left-hand side. At first they saw only a narrow strip of t...

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Not Home for Christmas Not Home for Christmas

A Day in the Life of the Mighty Eighth

When author John Meurs was a nine-year-old schoolboy living in Nazi-occupied Holland, an American B-17 bomber crashed behind his house near the village of Apeldoorn. The date was S...

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The Little Coat The Little Coat

The Bob and Sue Elliott Story

A young girl's memories of the war! Sussie Cretier was only 10 when she met Bob Elliott, a Canadian soldier assigned to help protect her region of the Netherlands from the invading...

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Footsteps and Fingerprints Footsteps and Fingerprints

The Legacy of a Shared History

Over 400 years ago, the United Republic of the Dutch province made contacts in every cormer of the globe upon which they built their economic structure. Many of the centuries-old r...

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Het Gouden Eeuw Boek Het Gouden Eeuw Boek

The shine of the Dutch Golden Age, although the era was finished by the eighteenth century, has not totally faded from sight. In recent years, huge crowds have filed past the paint...

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Het Kerken Boek Het Kerken Boek

It is not just church buildings that receive attention in this book, its members who frequented them throughout the ages do too. About 350 illustrations and as many captions detail...

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Het Maastricht boek Het Maastricht boek

This book has been put together with the aid of a beautiful collection of both old and very recent photographs which as a collection provide an excellent presentation on life in th...

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Het Groningen Boek Het Groningen Boek

This book covers the history of the northern Dutch province of Groningen, both the city and the region, 'Stad en Lande.' This richly illustrated volume takes its readers on a tour ...

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Het Hoge Veluwe Boek Het Hoge Veluwe Boek

Wealthy Anton Kroller and his wife Helene Muller developed their extensive holdings in the central Dutch Veluwe region into the largest privately managed Dutch nature park, known a...

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Het Sinterklaas Boek Het Sinterklaas Boek

On the eve of December 6, traffic on Dutch highways and streets dwindles to a bare minimum, one of the rare quiet moments in super hectic Dutch society. There is no family event li...

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Stamboom Boek Stamboom Boek

Verborgen verleden

Family history research can take Netherlanders quickly beyond their own borders, heightening the sense of exploring the unknown and mining sources in foreign language records. This...

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Het Voorne-Putten Boek Het Voorne-Putten Boek

The area south of Rotterdam, Voorne-Putten, between the streams Haringvliet, Oude Maas and Brielse Meer, a lake, is fascinating and one with a rich culture and history. Such places...

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Het Leiden Boek Het Leiden Boek

Refugees from the southern region of the Low Lands, many French-speaking, turned the Dutch city of Leiden into a thriving and prosperous textile centre, once Europe's industry's le...

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Het Drenthe Boek Het Drenthe Boek

This book on the Northern Dutch province of Drenthe presents a colourful overview of its long history of which the hunebed grave site, a dolmen, very likely goes back the furthest ...

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Het Huizen Boek Het Huizen Boek

The variations in houses in one's own area may be significant already, but to leaf through a book that includes about 500 different designs and styles, with a range of building mat...

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Soldaten van God Soldaten van God

Nederlandse en Belgische missionarissen op missie in China in de negentiende eeuw

This book is a popular version of his dissertation Ferdinand Hamer 1840-1900, missiepionier en martelaar in China: een nieuwe kijk op de missiemethode van de Scheutisten in het noo...

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Het drama van 1918 Het drama van 1918

Over de Spaanse griep en de zoektocht naar virus en vaccin.

Will the Ebola virus become a repeat of the tragedy of 1918? What do you know about that 'drama'? Here is more about this book: The Spanish flu of 1918 has been described as the gr...

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Minding Your Manners Minding Your Manners

A Guide to Dutch Business & Social Etiquette

As the English saying goes: "Good manners are never out of style." But good manners are not the same everywhere. What are the manners deemed good by the Dutch? For this reason "fee...

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De Meelstreep De Meelstreep

Terugkeer en opvang na de Tweede Wereldoorlog

What was coming home like to exiles, 'colonials', deportees and concentration camp survivors? A royal welcome for them too? This book starts of with the Dutch royal family and then...

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Dwaasheid, IJdelheid, Verdoemenis Dwaasheid, IJdelheid, Verdoemenis

Een keuze uit het werk van Isaäc da Costa

Dutch society put its shoulders to the wheel after its humiliating defeat in 1795 and its disastrous French occupation ended in 1813. The first Orange-monarch, King Willem I, calle...

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Kanalen van de Koning-Koopman Kanalen van de Koning-Koopman

Goederenvervoer, binnenscheepvaart en kanalenbouw in Nederland en Belgie in de eerste helft van de negentiende eeuw

Canals, which criss-cross the Netherlands, are dug by people. But what is the story behind them. This book tells it in fascinating detail. The author researched a fascinating subje...

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In een Japanse stroomversnelling In een Japanse stroomversnelling

Berichten van Nederlandse watermannen (1872-1903)

The export of skills and expertise of the Dutch has old coinage and exotic destinations. In the 1870s, seven Dutch hydraulic engineers and four bricklayers/wickerworkers laboured a...

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Bellen voor de vrijheid Bellen voor de vrijheid

Illegale telefoonverbindingen in WO II

There is one Dutch secret the Nazis never discovered during the occupation of the Netherlands (1940-1945). It was a secret as well to nearly Dutch people, allowing the resistance m...

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Cornelis Jetses als sprookjestekenaar Cornelis Jetses als sprookjestekenaar

Dutch illustrator Cornelis Jetses (1873-1955) owes his fame particularly to his historical drawings of the school plates depicting the adorable charactors Ot and Sien, and for the ...

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Fonteinen in Nederland Fonteinen in Nederland

How to merge water with artistic expressions? It is done all the time but rarely the subject of an exhibit. This book will fill this void. Anyone visiting the Netherlands will noti...

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Historiografie en economie van de 'muntchaos' Historiografie en economie van de 'muntchaos'

De muntproductie van de Republiek (1606 - 1795)

Banking systems have been under siege in recent times, which is really nothing new. The payment system in the 17th and the 18th century, in an age with a central bank system, was e...

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Hamel's World Hamel's World

A Dutch-Korean Encounter in the Seventeenth Century

In 1653 the Dutch East Indies Company (VOC) ship Sperwer was shipwrecked on the rocks off a remote Korean island. Thirty-six men of the crew survived the ordeal. The king of Korea ...

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Brabant zoals het was Brabant zoals het was

Rijk roomsch leven

Ah, Brabant, uniquely Southern Dutch as seen through the eye of a photographer with an interest in social and local history. He selected fifty beautiful black and white photographs...

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Van koopman tot icoon Van koopman tot icoon

Johan van der Veken en de Zuid-Nederlandse immigranten in Rotterdam rond 1600

The fact that the northern Dutch provinces had been liberated from Spanish rule and the Inquisition was not lost on Europeans elsewhere who lived under repressive regimes. This lib...

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Holland van Texel tot Tiengemeten Holland van Texel tot Tiengemeten

The Dutch shaped their landscape, a story waiting to be told. Reason enough to explore it. The authors of this book devoted nearly a month to a trek from island to island, from Tex...

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Grijs geheugen, 1304 data Grijs geheugen, 1304 data

De geschiedenis van Nederland en Vlaanderen

The authors aim to generate interest in Dutch and Flemish history by building up knowledge of facts about dates, names and places. This book is the first one of a three-volume seri...

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Grijs geheugen 943 namen Grijs geheugen 943 namen

De geschiedenis van Nederland en Vlaanderen in 943 namen

The authors aim to generate interest in Dutch and Flemish history by building up knowledge of facts about dates, names and places. This book is the second one of a three-volume ser...

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Grijs geheugen 631 plaatsen Grijs geheugen 631 plaatsen

De geschiedenis van Nederland en Vlaanderen in 631 plaatsen

The authors aim to generate interest in Dutch and Flemish history by building up knowledge of facts about dates, names and places. This book is the third one of a three-volume seri...

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Verstoorde vrede Verstoorde vrede

Foto’s van Nederland tijdens de Eerste Wereldoorlog

During World War I, neutrality turned out to be a painful experience for the Dutch public. The Netherlands remained neutral during the WWI conflict but did not enjoy peace. Both ca...

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En nog steeds hebben wij twee vaderlanden En nog steeds hebben wij twee vaderlanden

Op avontuur in Nederlands-Indië

Roots in the Dutch East Indies and searching for context to your family history? You may want to read this book. Before 1940, Amsterdam residents in search for a job could just as ...

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Verhalen uit kamer, keuken en kroeg Verhalen uit kamer, keuken en kroeg

Het Hollandse genre van de 17e eeuw als vertellende schilderkunst

'Reading' painting depicting home life? Try it! Beware of some pitfalls. What is the artist pointing at through often overlooked details of homelife in earlier centuries on their c...

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Het Groene Hart Het Groene Hart

The so-called 'Green Heart of the Netherlands' is a tranquil landscape with many surprises, has an expansive landscape and is home to many historic villages and cities. The authors...

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Mietje Hulshoff of De aanslag op Napoleon Mietje Hulshoff of De aanslag op Napoleon

The biography of Mennonite clergyman's daughter Maria Aletta (Mietje) Hulshoff (1781-1846) reads like a novel but is actually one of a relatively few books on Dutch resistance agai...

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Heren van de Stoom Heren van de Stoom

De Willinks, Winterswijk en het Twents-Gelders industrieel patriciaat (1680-1980)

A supurb regional Eastern Dutch history book covering an industry now largely gone. In the period between 1680-1980, the textile industry in the eastern Dutch regions of Twenthe ...

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Journal of a Dutch Immigrant Journal of a Dutch Immigrant

Francis travelled from Andijk, the Netherlands to Canada on the troop ship, the Kota Inten in April of 1948. His first job was at his uncle's small ranch in Houston B.C. where he w...

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Prairie Christian Schools Prairie Christian Schools

an eventful journey

Reformed Christian immigrants from the Netherlands pioneered Christian education in nearly every country they settled, frequently founding schools even before they had purchased th...

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Rondje IJsselmeer Rondje IJsselmeer

Tochtjes voor doeners en thuisblijvers

Acquaint yourself with more of the 'hidden' treasures of the Netherlands which are actually on full display. Picturesque and historic harbour towns, centuries-old sea dikes, expans...

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Het Bommelerwaard Boek Het Bommelerwaard Boek

Anyone wanting to know more about the Dutch town of Zaltbommel and its surrounding polderscape will appreciate the information and sight Het Bommelerwaard Boek offers. It covers th...

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Rotterdam Rotterdam

Guidebook: English edition

Over 150 photographs cover all facets of the Rotterdam experience, the second largest city in the Netherlands and the largest port of all of Europe. Situated on the banks of the Ni...

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Amsterdam Amsterdam

Guidebook: English edition

I Love Amsterdam! This pictorial book offers a representative impression of the city people, but especially young people it seems, love to visit. For many people abroad Amsterdam i...

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The Anglo-Russian Entente Cordiale of 1697-1698 The Anglo-Russian Entente Cordiale of 1697-1698

Peter I and William III at Utrecht

Finding rare historic documents makes life exciting for researchers. Such was the case for this author, when his eye was caught by handwritten document in Scottish archives: Czar o...

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Freedom on the Horizon Freedom on the Horizon

Dutch Immigration to America, 1840–1940

“It’s been eighty years since the last comprehensive study of the Dutch immigrant experience by a Netherlands scholar — Jacob Van Hinte’s magisterial Netherlands in America (1928, ...

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Madness, Betrayal and the Lash Madness, Betrayal and the Lash

The Epic Voyage of Captain George Vancouver

From 1792 to 1795, George Vancouver sailed the Pacific waters as captain of a major expedition of discovery and imperial ambition. Britain had its eyes on Pacific North America, an...

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Justice as Sanctuary Justice as Sanctuary

Many in the criminal justice system agree that the present punitive system of crime control is ineffective, unjust, and malevolent. Yet, there is little enthusiasm for talk abou...

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Final Wishes Final Wishes

A Cautionary Tale on Death, Dignity, and Physician-Assisted Suicide

Patrick is dying a slow, agonizing death. He wants his friend, a physician named Ron, to help him - but not to help him get better. Instead Patrick wants Ron to help him end his...

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De gebroken vleugel van de Duitse Adelaar De gebroken vleugel van de Duitse Adelaar

Inventarisatie van de Duitse verliezen in de luchtoorlog van mei 1940 boven Nederland

A military historian and lecturer, the author details, catalogues in his book Germany’s huge air force losses they suffered over the Netherlands when they invaded this small neighb...

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Not Home For Christmas Not Home For Christmas

A day in the life of the Mighty Eighth

When author John Meurs was a nine-year-old boy living in Nazi-occupied the Netherlands, an American B-17 bomber crashed on Sunday, November 26, 1944, behind his house near the town...

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The Windmill Herald - Farewell Issue The Windmill Herald - Farewell Issue

Commemorative publication. As soon the shock caused by the news that The Windmill Herald ™ would cease to publish in June 2012 had been digested, readers, advertisers, suppliers an...

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The Windmill Herald - 1012 Back Copies Set The Windmill Herald - 1012 Back Copies Set

Following the announcement of The Windmill Herald’s exit, an interest has emerged in back issues. A set of 12 issues published in 2012, includes the Farewell Issue and the Dutch He...

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The War in the Corner The War in the Corner

Chronicle of a village in wartime Netherlands

The Eastern Dutch village of Laren (in the Achterhoek of Gelderland) was liberated by Canadian troops in April 1945, in a series of events—personal biographies, really—chronicled b...

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Memoirs of an Indo Woman Memoirs of an Indo Woman

Twentieth Century Life in the East Indies and Abroad

This book provides an overview of practically the whole of the twentieth century as experienced by persons of mixed Dutch and Indonesian ancestry who called the former Dutch East I...

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Pier 21 Listen to My Story Pier 21 Listen to My Story

Discover some of the most important moments of Canada's history by getting to know the children and their families who arrived at Halifax's Pier 21. From countries as far away as E...

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Holland at its Loveliest DVD Holland at its Loveliest DVD

(The Netherlands)

This unique video tour of the Netherlands takes the viewer to the most beautiful and interesting places of this tiny country on the North Sea rim of continental Europe. Watching it...

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Noord-Holland I DVD Noord-Holland I DVD

(Main focus on region North of Amsterdam)

Volume 1. The ‘Heart of Holland’ may have shifted away from the region this DVD production examines, but a visit there is very worthwhile. The prosperity of bygone ages is very evi...

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Adam In the New Testament Adam In the New Testament

Mere Teaching Model or First Historical Man?

One challenge to biblical authority is how Adam is understood. Freshly translated, this acknowledged modern classic defends the historic church position that all human beings desce...

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Reformed Dogmatics Set of 4 Volumes Reformed Dogmatics Set of 4 Volumes

Thanks to the Dutch Reformed Translation Society, all four volumes of Herman Bavinck's complete Reformed Dogmatics are now available in English. Originally published in the Netherl...

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The American Diary of Jacob Van Hinte The American Diary of Jacob Van Hinte

This diary provides a look behind the pen of Dutch American life observer and writer Jacob Van Hinte who toured the United States extensively in 1921 for his dissertation Nederland...

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An Eerdmans Century, 1911-2011 An Eerdmans Century, 1911-2011

Engaging saga of an American independent religious publisher's first 100 years

From ten-cent specials for Reformed Christian farmers in the Dutch language in the 1920s to over 1,000 titles currently in print, William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company in Grand Ra...

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Reformed Dogmatics Abridged Reformed Dogmatics Abridged

Abridged in One Volume

Editor John Bolt, who guided the translation of Dutch theologian Herman Bavinck's four-volume Reformed Dogmatics, has abridged this work in one volume, offering students, pastors, ...

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Old Wing Mission Old Wing Mission

Cultural Interchange as Chronicled by George and Arvilla Smith in Their Work with Chief Wakazoo's Ottawa Band on the West Michigan Frontier

A historical treasure of rare documents, the book gives the account of the Reverend George N. Smith and his wife Arvilla in their work and social interactions (1838-1849) as missio...

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Essays on Religion, Science, and Society Essays on Religion, Science, and Society

The premier theologian of the Kuyper-inspired, neo-Calvinistic revival in the late-nineteenth-century Netherlands, Herman Bavinck is an important voice in the development of Reform...

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Envisioning Hope College Envisioning Hope College

Letters written by Albertus C. Van Raalte to Phillip Phelps, Jr. 1857 to 1875

The correspondence between the Reformed Dutch immigrant colony's leader and the first president of Hope College in Holland, Michigan, is sequentially placed in its historical conte...

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Transatlantic Pieties Transatlantic Pieties

Dutch Clergy in Colonial America

In their book, the authors explore the ways in which the lives and careers of fourteen Dutch Reformed ministers illuminate important aspects of European and American colonial socie...

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Gold, Frankincense, and Myrrh - Volume 1 Gold, Frankincense, and Myrrh - Volume 1

Daily Meditations on the Bible for Reformation of Family, Church, and State

Originally published in the Dutch language in the book "Goud, Wierook en Myrrhe" and as a series in the Weekly "De Reformatie" and local church periodicals, these 4 volumes of dail...

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Gold, Frankincense, and Myrrh - Volume 2 Gold, Frankincense, and Myrrh - Volume 2

Daily Meditations on the Bible for Reformation of Family, Church, and State

Originally published in the Dutch language in the book "Goud, Wierook en Myrrhe" and as a series in the Weekly "De Reformatie" and local church periodicals, these 4 volumes of dail...

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Gold, Frankincense, and Myrrh - Volume 3 Gold, Frankincense, and Myrrh - Volume 3

Daily Meditations on the Bible for Reformation of Family, Church, and State

Originally published in the Dutch language in the book "Goud, Wierook en Myrrhe" and as a series in the Weekly "De Reformatie" and local church periodicals, these 4 volumes of dail...

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Gold, Frankincense, and Myrrh - Volume 4 Gold, Frankincense, and Myrrh - Volume 4

Daily Meditations on the Bible for Reformation of Family, Church, and State - 4 volumes

Originally published in the Dutch language in the book "Goud, Wierook en Myrrhe" and as a series in the Weekly "De Reformatie" and local church periodicals, these 4 volumes of dail...

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The Fehrs The Fehrs

Four centuries of Mennonite Migration

This book is 'it' for anyone interested in the history of the Mennonite community and its Dutch roots. It is widely known that the community is named after the Dutch/Frisian church...

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Crisis in the Reformed Churches Crisis in the Reformed Churches

Essays in Commemoration of the Great Synod of Dort, 1618-1619

The contributions of "nine giants in the (Reformed Christian) faith" cover a variety of topics regarding this great event in continental Reformed history. These contributions help ...

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Vandehulst's 21 Young Children Book package Vandehulst's 21 Young Children Book package

Generations of children were raised with these great stories from the pen of master story teller and elementary school principal W.G. van de Hulst, stories just reprinted for a new...

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Lest We Forget Lest We Forget

A Dutch-Jewish family’s thriller-true story of Nazi persecution and survival in the Netherlands. Mandy and her younger sister lived with various Dutch families in the country’s Sou...

USD 18.95 / CAD 24.95

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Leaving Home Forever Leaving Home Forever

Were they the reconnaissance men sent to ‘spy’ out Canada for the settlement of Dutch labourers? Klaas and Reindert de Vries, two bachelor brothers from poverty stricken Jubbega, F...

USD 12.95 / CAD 14.95

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Prisma Nederlands-Engels Prisma Nederlands-Engels

Contains 39,000 keywords, offers 48,000 meanings and about 19,000 sample sentences. Widely used in the Dutch school system....

USD 19.95 / CAD 24.95

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To All Our Children To All Our Children

The Story of Postwar Dutch Immigration to Canada

This large coffee-table book is back in print. To All Our Children describes in extensive detail the process of wanting to leave one's home and extended family, making prepa...

USD 31.95 / CAD 39.95

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Holland and the Hollanders Holland and the Hollanders

Nature and Nostalgia

Exquisite nature scenery, architecture and daily life photographs, all full colour, that reveal the stunning landscapes and cultural variety of the Netherlands. The photographer wh...

USD 29.95 / CAD 39.95

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Personalized Wall Plaques Personalized Wall Plaques

Birth, Wedding, Anniversary, Graduation, New Home, Dutch Roots and Dutch East Indies Roots.

A beautiful Delft blue-style ceramic wall plaque completed with the very personal data of the person to whom you want to present your unique gift. It's certain to get you praise fo...

USD 29.95 / CAD 29.95

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