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Tulipomania: The Story of the World's Most Coveted Flower & the Extraordinary Passions It Aroused
Tulipomania: The Story of the World's Most Coveted Flower & the Extraordinary Passions It Aroused
by Mike Dash
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In the 1630s, visitors to the prosperous trading cities of the Netherlands couldn't help but notice that thousands of normally sober, hardworking Dutch citizens from every walk of life were caught up in an extraordinary frenzy of buying and selling. The... (read more)

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We Die Alone: A WWII Epic of Escape and Endurance
We Die Alone: A WWII Epic of Escape and Endurance
by David Armin Howarth
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Savage Will brings to life a remarkable story of perseverance, heroism, and survival: the true tale of the American medics and nurses who endured two months in Nazi-occupied Albania—and the fearless citizens and Allied intelligence officers who... (read more)

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Angel of the East Indies: Biography of the Van Dooremolen Family
Angel of the East Indies: Biography of the Van Dooremolen Family
by Dino Fanara
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"Angel of the East Indies" is about two young people growing up in the simplicity of the Dutch farming community prior to World War II that fall in love only to get separated when one of them joins the military. Their reunion in the Dutch East Indies is... (read more)

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Counterfeiter: How a Norwegian Jew Survived the Holocaust
Counterfeiter: How a Norwegian Jew Survived the Holocaust
by Moritz Nachtstern
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Published for the first time in English, this is an enthralling personal account of the secret Nazi project, Operation Bernhard, devised to destabilize the British and, later, American economies by creating and putting into circulation millions of... (read more)

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In the Belgian Chateau: The Spirit and Culture of a European Society in an Age of Change
In the Belgian Chateau: The Spirit and Culture of a European Society in an Age of Change
by Renee C Fox
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The house of Belgium and its many houses-institutional and personal, literal and metaphoric-captured in a blend of social and cultural analysis that offers a microcosm of European society since World War II. Sensitive, perceptive, revealing, and... (read more)

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Dealing with the Dutch: A Guide for Visitors, New Residents and Better Business Relationships
Dealing with the Dutch: A Guide for Visitors, New Residents and Better Business Relationships
by Jacob Vossestein
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People from all corners of the world involved in government, business and culture come into contact with Dutch colleagues and counterparts, either in the Netherlands or in their own countries. No matter whether you are coming to the Netherlands for a... (read more)

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The Hidden Life of Otto Frank
The Hidden Life of Otto Frank
by Carol Ann Lee
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Carol Ann Lee’ s impeccably researched portrait The Hidden Life of Otto Frank brings into sharp focus every facet of the extraordinary life, both charmed and cursed, of Otto Frank, the father of the most famous young girl of the twentieth century... (read more)

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Expanding Class: Power and Everyday Politics in Industrial Communities, the Netherlands, 1850-1950 (Comparative & International Working-Class History)
Expanding Class: Power and Everyday Politics in Industrial Communities, the Netherlands, 1850-1950 (Comparative & International Working-Class History)
by Don Kalb
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Expanding Class is the study and story of industrial class relations in North Brabant, a Catholic province of The Netherlands, over a hundred-year period. In examining the lives of workers in one of Europe’s more idiosyncratic industrial regions... (read more)

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The Beggar and the Professor: A Sixteenth-Century Family Saga
The Beggar and the Professor: A Sixteenth-Century Family Saga
by Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie
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From a wealth of vivid autobiographical writings, Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie reconstructs the extraordinary life of Thomas Platter and the lives of his sons, bringing to life the customs, perceptions, and character of an age poised at the threshold of... (read more)

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Between the Alps and a Hard Place: Switzerland in World War II and Moral Blackmail Today
Between the Alps and a Hard Place: Switzerland in World War II and Moral Blackmail Today
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In Between the Alps and a Hard Place, Professor Angelo M. Codevilla reveals how the true history of the Swiss in World War II has been buried beneath a modern campaign of moral blackmail that has accused Switzerland of secretly supporting Nazi Germany... (read more)

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School of Genius: The Story of Eth the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology from 1865 to the Present
School of Genius: The Story of Eth the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology from 1865 to the Present
by Thomas Moore
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This is the remarkable, 150-year story of continental Europe's leading university. The school was forged at the dawn of the Industrial Age, as the technological progress first demonstrated by Britain spread across Europe and America in the 19th century... (read more)

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Helsinki: A Cultural and Literary History (Cities of the Imagination)
Helsinki: A Cultural and Literary History (Cities of the Imagination)
by Neil Kent
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Kent explores the history and culture of the "Daughter of the Baltic," a small fishing village that became a powerhouse of design and technology. Illustrations & maps.... (read more)

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A Conspiracy of Decency: The Rescue of the Danish Jews During World War II
A Conspiracy of Decency: The Rescue of the Danish Jews During World War II
by Emmy E Werner
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The people of Denmark managed to save almost their countrys entire Jewish population from extinction in a spontaneous act of humanity – one of the most compelling stories of moral courage in the history of World War II. Drawing on many personal... (read more)

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Assassination of Theo Van Gogh: From Social Drama to Cultural Trauma (Politics, History, Culture)
Assassination of Theo Van Gogh: From Social Drama to Cultural Trauma (Politics, History, Culture)
by Ron Eyerman
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In November 2004, the controversial Dutch filmmaker Theo van Gogh was killed on a busy street in Amsterdam. A twenty-six-year-old Dutch citizen of Moroccan descent shot van Gogh, slit his throat, and pinned a five-page indictment of Western society to... (read more)

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The Beggar and the Professor: A Sixteenth-Century Family Saga
The Beggar and the Professor: A Sixteenth-Century Family Saga
by Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie
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From a wealth of vivid autobiographical writings, Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie reconstructs the extraordinary life of Thomas Platter and the lives of his sons. With masterful erudition, Le Roy Ladurie deepens and expands the historical contexts of these... (read more)

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The Wilkomirski Affair: A Study in Biographical Truth
The Wilkomirski Affair: A Study in Biographical Truth
by Stefan Maechler
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This is the definitive report on Fragments, Binjamin Wilkomirski's invented "memoir" of a childhood spent in concentration camps, which created international turmoil. In 1995 Fragments, a memoir by a Swiss musician named Binjamin Wilkomirski, was... (read more)

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This Cold Heven
This Cold Heven
by Gretel Ehrlich
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In a tribute to the far latitudes, Gretel Ehrlich travels across Greenland, the largest island on earth. This book details her discovery of the realm of ice pavilions, polar bears and Eskimo nomads, learning about hunting and endurance, Inuit languages... (read more)

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Murder in Amsterdam: The Death of Theo Van Gogh and the Limits of Tolerance
Murder in Amsterdam: The Death of Theo Van Gogh and the Limits of Tolerance
by Ian Buruma
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A revelatory look at what happens when political Islam collides with the secular West Ian Buruma 's Murder in Amsterdam is a masterpiece of investigative journalism, a book with the intimacy and narrative control of a crime novel and the analytical... (read more)

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The Nordic States and European Unity (Cornell Studies in Political Economy)
The Nordic States and European Unity (Cornell Studies in Political Economy)
by Christi Ingebritsen
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The idea of European unity, which the Nordic states have historically resisted, has recently become the foremost concern of Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Iceland, and Finland. Christine Ingebritsen provides a timely analysis of Nordic economy and security... (read more)

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Iceland and European Integration
Iceland and European Integration
by Thorhallsson
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Why has Iceland not sought membership of the European Union? This unique volume uses the case study of Iceland - the only Nordic state to have never applied for EU membership - to explore the complex attitudes of small states to European intergration and... (read more)

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