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On The Day Peter Stuyvesant Sailed Into Town

author: Lobel, Arnold
Finding the appearance of New Amsterdam a total disgrace, Peter Stuyvesant begins issuing no-nonsense proclamations to rectify the situation.
FIC
year: 1987
copies: 26
call number/section: FIC
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subjects: stuyvesant, peter [X], stories in rhyme, new york (n.y.) [X]

Old Silver Leg Takes Over!

author: Quackenbush, Robert M
A brief biography of the Dutchman who arrived to be governor of New Amsterdam in 1647 and turned it from a muddy village into a well-organized city.
920
year: 1986
copies: 9
call number/section: 920
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subjects: stuyvesant, peter [X], governors, dutch, new york (state), new york (n.y.) [X]

Peter Stuyvesant

author: Banks, Joan
A biography of the hot-tempered leader who, though intolerant and unpopular, brought major reforms to the colony of New Netherlands before its surrender to the British in 1664.
920
year: 2000
copies: 11
call number/section: 920
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subjects: stuyvesant, peter [X], governors, new york (state), new netherland, new york (n.y.) [X]

Peter Stuyvesant

author: Krizner, L. J
Traces the history of the Dutch presence in North America, and provides information about seventeenth-century Dutch leader Peter Stuyvesant, a stern war hero who was sent in 1647 to establish order in New Netherland, a Dutch colony located at the site of modern-day New York.
920
year: 2001
copies: 19
call number/section: 920
lexile:
subjects: stuyvesant, peter [X], governors, new york (state), new york (n.y.) [X]

The Dutch & New Amsterdam

author: Wojciechowski, Alyse
Discover what life was like in early New York when the city was an impoverished Dutch settlement.
974.7
year: 2006
copies: 3
call number/section: 974.7
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The Dutch In New Amsterdam

author: Lilly, Melinda
A simple introduction to the history of New Amsterdam, from its establishment by the Dutch until its conquest by the English in 1664.
974.7
year: 2003
copies: 4
call number/section: 974.7
lexile:
subjects: stuyvesant, peter [X], dutch americans, new york (n.y.) [X], united states

The Island At The Center Of The World

author: Shorto, Russell
Examines the Dutch Colony on Manhattan Island which exists prior to the original thirteen colonies in America, and includes important colonists, Native Americans, and a variety of events.
974.7
year: 2005
copies: 1
call number/section: 974.7
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