Why don't Americans know their own Dutch history?

Why do Americans have this gap in their history about the fact that
large parts of the origins of the United States used to be Dutch? In
four parts, best-selling author Russell Shorto gives a tour through what
used to be New Amsterdam, and what we now call New York.


By: FreakyDeakyDutch (842.50)

Tags: US,History,Netherlands,New Holland, New Netherlands, New York, Dutch, American, United States, Amsterdam

Location: New York, United States