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Publisher: Facts on File
Publish Date: 4/10/2007
Dimensions: (in Inches) 9.5H x 6.5L x 0.5T
Age Range: 14 to College
|The Dutch settlement of New Amsterdam was purchased from local Indians in 1626. The colony was captured by the British in 1664 and subsequently renamed New York.|
From the Publisher:
Presents a history of the Dutch colony, from the early explorations of Henry Hudson, to encounters and conflicts with Native Americans, and the final ouster of the Dutch by the English in 1664.