Amsterdam: A Traveler's Literary Companion by Manfred WolfAmsterdam: A Traveler's Literary Companion by Manfred Wolf

Amsterdam: A Traveler's Literary Companion

EditorManfred Wolf, Katherine Silver

Paperback | August 11, 2001

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Travel to one of the most dynamic cities in the world in the company of its finest writers. The stories in this volume will take you on a personal odyssey through the city's rich past to its dynamic present. Arranged by the areas of Amsterdam they illuminate, these stories offer up a rich literary banquet to the traveler who wishes to experience the character and soul of this great city. Join better-known Dutch writers such as Harry Mulisch and Cees Nooteboom, along with those whose writingappears in English here for the first time, as they lead you along the canals, through the neighborhoods, and from the past to the present in this rare collection of twentieth-century Dutch literature. Contributors include Cees Nooteboom, J.J. Voskuil, Simon Carmiggelt, J. Bernlef, Martin Bril, Remco Campert, Marion Bloem, Maarten 't Hart, Geert Mak, Hermine Landvreugd, Gerrit Komrij, Bas Heijne, Lizzy Sara May, Gerard Reve, Marga Minco, Harry Mulisch, and Hafid Bouazza.
Title:Amsterdam: A Traveler's Literary CompanionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 7.25 × 5 × 0.73 inPublished:August 11, 2001Publisher:Whereabouts PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:188351309X

ISBN - 13:9781883513092

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