New Netherland In a Nutshell: A Concise History of the Dutch
Colony in North America
Firth Haring Fabend
It’s always easy for me, in the months when the year seems to be collapsing in on itself, to recede into a cocoon of learning. I may not much fancy human company, but I never avoid a book.
Not even one as oxymoronically subtitled as this one.
Concise history indeed. The very notion is suspect and the reality is something different altogether. Even Continue reading