Amsterdam : a history of the world's most liberal city /
By: Shorto, RussellMaterial type: BookPublisher: London : Little, Brown, c2013.Description: 357 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9781408703489; 0385534574Subject(s): Amsterdam (Netherlands) -- History | Liberalism -- Netherlands -- Amsterdam -- History | Amsterdam (Netherlands) -- History | Liberalism -- Amsterdam (Netherlands) -- HistoryDDC classification: 949.2/352
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Map on endpaper.
Traces the history and evolution of Amsterdam, portraying the constant battle to keep the sea at bay, its liberalism and tolerance, and place as home to both religious dissidents and radical thinkers, as well as the first great global corporation.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 323-343) and index.
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