Rangaku (Japanese: 蘭学) literally translated as 'Dutch Learning' and by extension 'Western Learning' in sakoku Japan. //
A blog about all things Dutch.
Sunday, June 30, 2019
Elburg - Hanzestad
Elburg is a municipality and a city in the province of Gelderland. The city was recorded as a member of the Hanseatic League and before the closing off of the Zuiderzee was a prosperous fishing village with access to the North Sea.