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Amsterdam - a book by Shorto, Russell


A History of the World's Most Liberal City

Amsterdam( )
Author: Shorto, Russell
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $28.95
Book Description:

An endlessly entertaining portrait of the city of Amsterdam and the ideas that make it unique, by the author of the acclaimed Island at the Center of the World Tourists know Amsterdam as a picturesque city of low-slung brick houses lining tidy canals; student travelers know it for its legal brothels and hash bars; art lovers know it for Rembrandt's glorious portraits. But the deeper history of Amsterdam, what makes it one of the most fascinating...
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Detailed Subjects: History / Europe / Western
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.43 x 9.49 x 1.39 Inches
Book Weight:1.63 Pounds

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