|The new edition of the Chronicle of the Navy.|
Lieutenant General Verkerk received the first copy of Marc van Alphen and Adri van Vliet.
500 years of history
The Dutch navy has a rich past. Heroes and historical achievements are held in the Royal Navy until the day of honor today celebrated periodically and brought to the attention of foreign colleagues and associates.
Admiral Michiel Adriaenszoon de Ruyter and his flagship the Seven Provinces, voyages of discovery, the treasure fleet by Piet Hein, the exploit of Van Speyk, privateering, mutiny, the battle in the Java Sea, maritime disasters, UN operations, the fight against terrorism, piracy and drug control, everyone has heard of or read about. In the updated reprint of the "Chronicle of the Royal Netherlands Navy ', the momentous events from over 500 years of Dutch naval history described day-to-day.
The "Chronicle of the Royal Netherlands Navy. Five Hundred Years of Dutch Maritime History "was written by Marc A. van Alphen, Anita MC Tiller and Adri van Vliet, P. (ed.) And has 498 pages. Publisher's The Batavian Lion. ISBN: 978 90 6707 6807.