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Amsterdam: A History of the World’s Most Liberal City



An endlessly entertaining portrait of the city of Amsterdam and the ideas that make it unique, by the author of the acclaimed Island at the Center of the World

Tourists know Amsterdam as a picturesque city of low-slung brick houses lining tidy canals; student travelers know it for its legal brothels and hash bars; art lovers know it for Rembrandt’s glorious portraits.

But the deeper history of Amsterdam, what makes it one of the most fascinating places on earth, is bound up in its unique…


Amsterdam

Author : Russell Shorto  |  Pub Date: 2013-10-22  |  Publisher : Vintage

ISBN 10 : 9780385534581
ISBN 13 : 0385534582

An endlessly entertaining portrait of the city of Amsterdam and the ideas that make it unique, by the author of the acclaimed Island at the Center of the World Tourists know Amster..


Le Journal D Anne Frank

Author : Anne Frank  |  Pub Date: 2017-03-06  |  Publisher : Calmann-Lévy

ISBN 10 : 9782702162170
ISBN 13 : 2702162177

Ce volume présente la version définitive en langue française du jounal d'Anne Frank. Ainsi que l'a montré l'édition critique publiée par Calmann-Lévy en 1989, Anne Frank ava..


A History Of The World

Author : Andrew Marr  |  Pub Date: 2012-09-27  |  Publisher : Pan Macmillan

ISBN 10 : 9780230767539
ISBN 13 : 0230767532

Our understanding of world history is changing, as new discoveries are made on all the continents and old prejudices are being challenged. In this truly global journey Andrew Marr ..


Miniaturiste

Author : Jessie Burton  |  Pub Date: 2017-03-02T00:00:00+01:00  |  Publisher : Editions Gallimard

ISBN 10 : 9782072714290
ISBN 13 : 207271429X

Nella Oortman n’a que dix-huit ans ce jour d’automne 1686 où elle quitte son village pour rejoindre à Amsterdam son mari, Johannes Brandt. Homme d’âge mûr, riche marchand..


A History Of New York

Author : Washington Irving  |  Pub Date: 1820  |  Publisher : London : J. Murray

ISBN 10 : HARVARD:32044011372091
ISBN 13 :

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A History Of New York

Author : Washington Irving  |  Pub Date: 1820  |  Publisher :

ISBN 10 : NYPL:33433074791223
ISBN 13 :

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A History Of Credit And Power In The Western World

Author : Scott B. MacDonald  |  Pub Date: 2017-07-12  |  Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781351535335
ISBN 13 : 1351535331

The end of the Cold War put the planet on a new track, abruptly replacing the familiar world of bipolarity, red phones, and intercontinental ballistic missiles with the strange new..



Civilization And Capitalism 15th 18th Century The Perspective Of The World

Author : Fernand Braudel  |  Pub Date: 1982  |  Publisher : Univ of California Press

ISBN 10 : 0520081161
ISBN 13 : 9780520081161

Volume III investigates what Braudel terms "world-economies"--the economic dominance of a particular city at different periods of history, from Venice to Amsterdam, London, New Yor..