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reluctant colonists

Doreen E. Greig

reluctant colonists

Netherlanders abroad in the 17th and 18th centuries

by Doreen E. Greig

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Published by Van Gorcum in Assen, The Netherlands, Wolfeboro, N.H., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Netherlands.
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture -- Netherlands.,
    • Architecture, Modern -- 17th century.,
    • Architecture, Modern -- 18th century.,
    • Architecture, Dutch.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDoreen Greig.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA1146 .G74 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 306 p. :
      Number of Pages306
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2725283M
      ISBN 10902322227X
      LC Control Number86019020

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