Author Results for Mark Meuwese

Book Review-‘The Voyages of Adriaan van Berkel to Guiana: Amerindian-Dutch relationships in 17th-century Guyana’ edited by M. van den Bel, L. Hulsman and L. Wagenaar

By Mark Meuwese

In 1695 the Amsterdam bookseller Johan ten Hoorn published a curious book. Entitled American Voyages to River Berbice and Surinam, the book contains the recollections of the voyages made by the Dutchman Adriaan van Berkel to the Dutch colonies of Berbice and Surinam on the ‘Wild Coast of South America’ in the early 1670s and […] Read More

Filed under: Atlantic | Other (Early Modern)
Subjects include: Biography | Science & Exploration