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Holland's 9/11 happened sixty years ago today

Sixty years ago today, a combination of an unusually heavy storm in the North Sea and springtide, led to disaster along the shores of Britain, Belgium and especially the southwestern part of the Netherlands, killing 1836 people in the largest modern day flooding the country had seen. [more inside]
posted by MartinWisse on Jan 31, 2013 - 33 comments

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