The Invention of…The Netherlands Episode 1 of 3: Orange Fever
BBC Radio4, Thu 23 May 2018, 11.00 – 11.30
Misha Glenny explores a pivot of Western history – the Netherlands.
From the team behind The Invention of Germany, the USA and Brazil. With contributions from Geert Mak, author of “In Europe: Travels Through the Twentieth Century”; Anne Goldgar, author of “Tulipmania”, Judith Pollman of Leiden University; Maarten Prak of Utrecht University; and Ben Coates, author of “Why the Dutch are Different”. BBC Iplayer: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0b3c773