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Dutch courage

Ritchie Perry

Dutch courage

by Ritchie Perry

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Published by Collins (for) the Crime Club in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction in English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement(by) Ritchie Perry.
    ContributionsCrime Club.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination196p. ;
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17234188M
    ISBN 100002313227
    OCLC/WorldCa16433458

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      Title: Dutch Courage and Other Stories. Author: Jack London. Release Date: Decem [eBook #] Language: English. Character set encoding: ISO ***START OF THE PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK DUTCH COURAGE AND OTHER STORIES*** E-text prepared by David Garcia and the Project Gutenberg Online Distributed . The Dutch for 'juniper' is 'jenever', which got Anglicised to 'ginever' and then to 'gin'. 'Dutch courage' derives from the English derision of the Dutch which came about during the Anglo-Dutch wars. Indeed, if there is one race that has been singled out .

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(n.) An alcoholic beverage had before an unpleasant task. The fact that britains' second empire and the Netherlands' first rose at the same time caused a great deal of tension between the two nations (though never real animosity like there was with France) and when they joined in temporary naval alliances they noted that dutch sailors took thier alcohol allowance just before.

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