Pieter Stuyvesant
Read Online

Pieter Stuyvesant an historical documentation by Martha Eerdmans

  • 894 Want to read
  • ·
  • 80 Currently reading

Published by Eerdmans in Grand Rapids .
Written in English


  • Stuyvesant, Peter, 1592-1672.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 75-78.

Statementcompiled upon request of the Provincial Government of Friesland in commemoration of the Pieter Stuyvesant Festival at Wolvega, Friesland, July 12-16, 1955.
LC ClassificationsF122.1 .S923
The Physical Object
Pagination78 p.
Number of Pages78
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6227031M
LC Control Number57013734

Download Pieter Stuyvesant


Peter Stuyvesant is a brand of cigarettes currently owned by British American Tobacco and manufactured by the American Cigarette Company. In Australia and New Zealand, the brand is manufactured by Imperial cigarette brand is named after Petrus Stuyvesant, Governor of New Amsterdam, later New York CityCountry: South Africa. Peter Stuyvesant Collection. Print Collection portrait file. S. Peter Stuyvesant. Portraits. Dates / Origin Date Created: - (Approximate) Library locations The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection Topics Public figures Stuyvesant, Peter, Genres Clippings Portraits Portraits Notes. Peter Stuyvesant, Dutch Petrus Stuyvesant, (born c. , Scherpenzeel, Friesland, Netherlands—died February , near New York, New York [U.S.]), Dutch colonial governor who tried to resist the English seizure of New York.. Stuyvesant was the son of a Calvinist minister. He began his career in the Dutch West India Company about , and in he became director in the company’s. Pieter Stuyvesant, an historical documentation by Martha Eerdmans (Book) A colony leader: Peter Stuyvesant by Adèle De Leeuw (Book).

Page - You know I am not easily depressed, but, before my God, since we parted, I have found the darkest hours of my past life! My excitement has been so great, that, for forty-eight hours, I have not eaten an ounce, nor have I slept. I was in constant apprehension of a rout ; a constant panic existed in the lines: yet I managed so well, or such was my good luck, that not a gun was fired Reviews: 1. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Eerdmans, Martha. Pieter Stuyvesant. Grand Rapids, Eerdmans, (OCoLC) Online version: Eerdmans, Martha. Peter Stuyvesant Old New York. You Searched For: Pieter Stuyvesant. Russel Crouse, der Buch zusammen mit seiner Ehefrau Anna verfasste, wurde hauptsächlich als Autor von Musicals ("Sound of Music"; dt. and well worth reading and collecting. Landmark Book # The Story of Peter Stuyvesant of Old New York. Thirty-eight years after Henry. Pieter Stuyvesant Director-General of New Netherland, Pieter Stuyvesant was born in Friesland in the Netherlands around He studied languages and philosophy in the University of Franeker, the second university established in the Netherlands. Joining the Dutch West India Company around , he was Director of the Dutch colony of.

This is a gem! My boys (ages 3 & 7) both enjoyed this story. We were able to locate two story book bios on Stuyvesant. This one was our favorite. The other one,On the Day Peter Stuyvesant Sailed into Town, portrayed Stuyvesant as an angry, violent man who contributed little. From what I have read in other books, "Old Silver Leg Takes Over!"/5(2). Dutch Colonial Governor. His given name was actually Pieter or Petrus. He was the 7th and last Director-General of the Dutch colony of New Netherland (now part of present-day New York City). He was born in Peperga, Friesland in the Netherlands and grew up in Scherpenzeel. After studying languages and philosophy at the Memorial ID: View Source.   Although conventionally referred to in English today as "Peter Stuyvesant", Stuyvesant's given name was actually "Pieter" or "Petrus"; "Peter" is not found in historical records. Stuyvesant was born in Peperga, Friesland in the Netherlands, to Balthazar Johannes Stuyvesant, a minister, and Margaretha Hardenstein in Commerce meets conquest in this swashbuckling story of the six merchant-adventurers who built the modern world, as told by Steven Bown,.Canada's Simon Winchester.(Globe and Mail). Through the Age of Heroic Commerce, from the 17th to the 19th centuries, a rogue's gallery of larger-than-life merchant kings ruled vast tracts of the globe and expanded their far-flung/5.