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CD: Narratives of New Netherland, 1609-1664

By: J. Franklin Jameson

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Heritage Books,

This important work contains about twenty journals, letters, reports, and diaries describing the discovery, exploration, and early settlement by the Dutch of that part of North America that would become New Netherland. The collection begins with Henry Hudson's first voyage in 1609 and ends with the bloodless surrender of the colony to the English on 6 September 1664. Although most of these documents were originally written in Dutch, they are given here in English trans... View more info