Northern Holland (Noord-Holland)
- See Holland.
Historical Dictionary of the Netherlands. EdwART. 2012.
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Noord-Waddinxveen — is a former municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland. It covered the northern half of the village Waddinxveen. The municipality existed between 1817 and 1870, when it merged with Zuid Waddinxveen. References ^ Ad van der Meer and… … Wikipedia
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Haarlem — City founded in the ninth century. It was granted urban statutes in 1245 by Count William II of Holland. Haarlem was an important commercial center because of its strategic position. During the 17th century, the city prospered, as can still be … Historical Dictionary of the Netherlands
Netherlands, The — officially Kingdom of The Netherlands byname Holland Country, northwestern Europe. Area: 16,033 sq mi (41,526 sq km). Population (2002 est.): 16,142,000. Capital: Amsterdam; Seat of Government: The Hague. Most of the people are Dutch. Languages:… … Universalium
Low Countries, history of — Introduction history of the Low Countries from prehistoric times to 1579. For historical purposes, the name Low Countries is generally understood to include the territory of what is today The Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg, as… … Universalium
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