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News Netherlands » History: The Dutch welcome the English

News channel or source: https://www.newsday.com/long-island/history/long-island-our-story-1.15532485
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

The Dutch had a problem. Nearly 20 years after they arrived on Manhattan Island, the settlement of New Netherlands in 1644 didn’t extend eastward very much beyond where Brooklyn is today. The Dutch couldn’t find enough immigrants to inhabit the vast ...

News Netherlands » History: First Modern Economy: Myths on tulips & most valuable firm in history

News channel or source: http://www.finfacts.ie/Irish_finance_news/articleDetail.php?First-Modern-Economy-Myths-on-tulips-most-valuable-firm-in-history-831
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

The Dutch government was prudent with debt and its high creditworthiness resulted in the lowest sustained interest rates in history. The yield on Dutch government bonds fell from 20% in 1517 to 8.5% by 1600 and to 4% by 1700. The Dutch were master ...

News Netherlands » History: Liberal New York Jews Must Engage With Orthodox — History Proves It

News channel or source: https://forward.com/culture/391996/liberal-new-york-jews-must-engage-with-orthodox-history-proves-it/
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

New York Jewish history begins in September 1654, just days before Rosh Hashanah, when 23 Jewish refugees arrived in New Amsterdam from the former Dutch colony of Recife, which had just been captured by the Portuguese, who immediately expelled all Jews and ...

News Netherlands » History: “Dennis Bergkamp!” Argentina vs. Netherlands and the Greatest Call in World Cup History

News channel or source: http://www.slate.com/blogs/the_spot/2014/07/09/_bergkamp_bergkamp_argentina_vs_netherlands_and_the_greatest_call_in_world.html
Publication date: Wednesday 09 July 2014

DENNIS BERGKAMP! DENNIS BERGKAMP! DENNIS BERGKAMP! Aeeeiiiyeeeaaaaiiiihhhh. Georges Gobet / AFP/Getty Images The last time Argentina and the Netherlands faced off in a match as important as Wednesday’s World Cup semifinal in São Paulo, it was a classic.

News Netherlands » History: Argentina Vs. Netherlands: What Their World Cup History Tells Us

News channel or source: http://www.ibtimes.com/argentina-vs-netherlands-what-their-world-cup-history-tells-us-1623416
Publication date: Wednesday 09 July 2014

The winner of Wednesday's semifinal match between Argentina and the Netherlands will decide which team gets to face off against Germany in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday in the 2014 World Cup final after Germany destroyed Brazil 7-1 on Tuesday afternoon in their ...

News Netherlands » History: Dutch history of Holland, Michigan Part III

News channel or source: http://www.chicagonow.com/dutch-alien-lands-in-us/2015/03/dutch-history-of-holland-michigan-part-iii/
Publication date: onday 09 March 2015

This is part III from my Holland - Michigan series. This time I want to tell you something about the Dutch history of Holland. First the Indian tribes known as the 'three brothers'- Ottawa, Chippewa and the Potawatomi lived along the eastern shore of Lake ...

News Netherlands » History: The Dutch Surrender New Netherland

News channel or source: http://www.history.com/news/the-dutch-surrender-new-netherland-350-years-ago
Publication date: Sunday 07 September 2014

author of “The Island at the Center of the World,” a history of Manhattan’s founding. “It was something that was really a different way of approaching things.” Dutch governor Peter Stuyvesant surrenders New Amsterdam to the British, September 8 ...

News Netherlands » History: Argentina, the Netherlands have rich history to live up to

News channel or source: http://www.rediff.com/sports/slide-show/slide-show-1-football-world-cup-argentina-the-netherlands-have-rich-history-to-live-up-to/20140707.htm
Publication date: onday 07 July 2014

If the past is any guide, we should be in for something memorable on Wednesday in Sao Paulo when the Netherlands meet Argentina in the World Cup semi-final at the Corinthians arena. In their four World Cup meetings the two nations have produced some ...

News Netherlands » History: 8 Greatest Central Defenders in Netherlands History

News channel or source: http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2206644-8-greatest-central-defenders-in-netherlands-history
Publication date: onday 22 September 2014

Primarily a defensive midfielder, Aron Winter was sometimes used as a centre-back. This was especially the case under Guus Hiddink, who was Dutch boss during Euro 1996 and the 1998 World Cup. Winter never complained about this. He got on with his job.