Sunday, October 23, 2011
1609 The Forgotten History of Hudson, Amsterdam and New York
Published online in 2009 by the Henry Hudson 400 Foundation, "1609 The Forgotten History of Hudson, Amsterdam and New York," by Geert Mak and Russell Shorto, is a short pamphlet covering the events of 1609 and the legendary voyage that brought Henry Hudson to New York harbor, and a concise review of the early events that initiated the transformation a fledgling settlement at the tip of Manhattan Island into humankind's most unique city. It can be viewed online and can be reached via this link.
Posted by Chris Chester