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The Netherlands in the seventeenth century.

Pieter Geyl

The Netherlands in the seventeenth century.

by Pieter Geyl

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Published by Barnes & Noble in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Netherlands
    • Subjects:
    • Netherlands -- History -- Wars of Independence, 1556-1648.,
    • Netherlands -- History -- 1648-1714.,
    • Netherlands -- Civilization.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDJ156 .G482
      The Physical Object
      Pagination v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5843026M
      LC Control Number61066073
      OCLC/WorldCa408355

      Get this from a library! The Netherlands in the seventeenth century. part 2, [Pieter Geyl]. 15TH AND 16TH CENTURY After the storms and floods of the 13th century that created new lakes and inland seas, changing the landscape dramatically, and the rapid land subsidence caused by the colonization of the peat wilderness, all had somewhat stabilized now around AD. Out of necessity, the land becoming too wet for most crops, farming had switched to large scale dairy production.

        Abstract. This essay examines the phenomenon of seventeenth-century Dutch landscape prints that were “drawn from life.” The nascent national pride of the newly formed Republic, coupled with long-standing local traditions of cartographic and topographic representation, surely contributed to the sudden emergence of realistically portrayed printed landscapes. Julie van den Hout is a graduate student in History at San Francisco State University focused on the seventeenth-century Dutch, Early America, and the Atlantic and the author of Adriaen van der Donck, A Dutch Rebel in Seventeenth-Century America ().

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