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René Descartes (31 March 1596 – 11 February 1650) was a French philosopher, mathematician and writer who spent most of his life in the Dutch Republic. He has been dubbed the father of modern philosophy, and much subsequent Western philosophy is a response to his writings, which are studied closely to this day. In particular, his Meditations on First Philosophy continues to be a standard text at most university philosophy departments. Descartes' influence in mathematics is equally apparent...

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Cabbage Noodles

Cabbage Noodles 1 head of cabbage - chopped (core removed) 1 bag of egg noodles stick of butter (the real thing!) cup of Crisco (vegetable shortening) - it's comfort food, remember! Salt and Pepper to taste Add some ground pork

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Torah mantle and rimmonim, about 1675 and 1700, Dutch Republic (now the Netherlands) and South Germany, embroidered velvet and silk brocade, and silver. Museum no. 349-1870 and 350&A-1870, © Victoria and Albert Museum, London

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Kings of England, Scotland and Ireland (James' Britain)

King William III, Prince of Orange over England & Ireland. King of Scotland William II. In Northern Ireland & Scotland known as 'King Billy'

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DUTCH COFFEE flowers pattern package 더치커피 꽃 패턴 패키지 on Behance by Sura Jo Seoul, Korea, Republic of curated by Packaging Diva PD.  Flowers pattern packaging design for women. Branding, pattern design.

DUTCH COFFEE flowers pattern package 더치커피 꽃 패턴 패키지 on Behance by Sura Jo Seoul, Korea, Republic of curated by Packaging Diva PD. Flowers pattern packaging design for women. Branding, pattern design.

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Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn (Dutch: ( born 15 July 1606 Leiden, Dutch Republic (now Netherlands) – died 4 October 1669 (aged 63) Amsterdam, Dutch Republic was a Dutch painter and etcher. He is generally considered one of the greatest painters and printmakers in European art and the most important in Dutch history. Movement:Dutch Golden Age Baroque

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