Amsterdam by Russell Shorto
Amsterdam: Book summary and reviews of Amsterdam by Russell Shorto
An endlessly entertaining portrait of the city of Amsterdam and the ideas that make it unique, by the author of the acclaimed Island at the Center of the World
"Starred Review. [An] expertly told history of a city of new, shocking freedoms and the tough-minded people that developed them." - Publishers Weekly
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Russell Shorto is the bestselling author of Descartes' Bones and The Island at the Center of the World and is a contributing writer at the The New York Times Magazine. He lives in Amsterdam.
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