Copy has inked gift inscription on the ffep, bump on upper front corner tip. In this successful book, historian and publicist Han vvan der Horst explained not only how Dutch society works, but how it came to be that way. In the process, he sketched the dilemmas and taboos of modern Holland, and offers a run down of the main themes of public debate. Hundreds of absolutely gorgeous color photographs, very interesting text, with lots of tidbits for understanding the culture and getting around Holland. 143pp. Desirable. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: The spectacular photographs and insider information in this introduction to the often cryptic nature of life in Holland provide newcomers with cultural insight into how Dutch society works. The taboos and dilemmas of modern Holland are explored with contextual information about how these idiosyncrasies developed. Advice about engaging in the main themes of public debate and suggestions for navigating social situations effectively are among the tips provided for business travelers or vacationers. Revealing images of Holland heighten appreciation of the unique beauty of the Dutch landscape and people.
About the Author:
Han van der Horst works for the communication department at the Nuffe, the Netherlands Organisation for International Cooperation in Higher Education. He is a historian and public relations practitioner, as well as the coauthor of High over Holland.
Title: The Low Sky in Pictures: Understanding the ...
Binding: Pictorial Cover
Illustrator: Arkel, Freek Van -et al - Photography
Book Condition: Very Good+
Book Description Cyan Communications, 2004. Condition: Good. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP36397107
Book Description Hardback. Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Seller Inventory # GOR001300432
Book Description Scriptum Publishers 01/11/2001, 2001. Condition: Good. Will be shipped promptly from UK warehouse. Book is in good condition with no missing pages, no damage or soiling and tight spine. There may be some dog-eared pages showing previous use but overall a great book. Seller Inventory # 9053-9789055941148
Book Description Scriptum Publishers, 2001. Hardcover. Condition: Used; Good. Seller Inventory # 1293946
Book Description Cyan Communications. Hardcover. Condition: Good. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Seller Inventory # G905594114XI3N00
Book Description -. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. The Low Sky in Pictures: Understanding the Dutch - The Book That Makes The Netherlands Feel Familiar This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. See all our books here, order more than 1 book and get discounted shipping. Seller Inventory # 7719-9789055941148
Book Description Scriptum Publishers 01/11/2001, 2001. Condition: Very Good. Shipped within 24 hours from our UK warehouse. Clean, undamaged book with no damage to pages and minimal wear to the cover. Spine still tight, in very good condition. Remember if you are not happy, you are covered by our 100% money back guarantee. Seller Inventory # 6545-9789055941148
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Book Description Scriptum Publishers, 2001. Hardcover. Condition: Used; Good. **SHIPPED FROM UK** We believe you will be completely satisfied with our quick and reliable service. All orders are dispatched as swiftly as possible! Buy with confidence!. Seller Inventory # mon0001491909
Book Description Cyan Communications. Condition: Very Good. . Seller Inventory # B16E-00388