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The Netherlands

Koninkrijk der Nederlanden
  • S. H. Steinberg
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)

Abstract

Juliana Louise Emma Marie Wilhelmina, born 30 April, 1009, daughter of Queen Wilhelmina (born 31 Aug., 1880) and Prince Henry of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (born 19 April, 1876, died 3 July, 1934); succeeded to the throne on the abdication of her mother (who assumed the title of Princess of the Netherlands), 4 Sept., 1948, and was crowned on 6 Sept.; married to Prince Bernhard Leopold Frederik Eberhard Julius Coert Karel Godfried Pieter of Lippe-Biesterfeld (born 29 June, 1911), on 7 Jan., 1937. Offspring: Princess Beatrix Wilhelmina Armgard, born 31 Jan., 1938; Princess Irene Emma Elisabeth, born 5 Aug., 1939; Princess Margriet Francisea, born in Ottawa, 19 Jan., 1943; Princess Maria Christina, born 18 Feb., 1947.

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Books of Reference

  1. Statistical Information.—The ‘Centraal Bureau voor de Statistiek’ at the Hague, is the official Netherlands statistical service; Director-General of Statistics:—Dr. Ph. J. Idenburg.Google Scholar
  2. The Bureau was founded in 1899. Prior to that year, statistical publications were compiled by the ‘Centrale Commissie voor de Statistiek,’ the ‘Vereniging voor Staathuis-houdkunde en Statistiek’ and various government departments. These activities have gradually been taken over and co-ordinated by the Central Bureau which now compiles practically all government statistics.Google Scholar
  3. Its current publications include:—Google Scholar
  4. Jaarcijfers voor Nederland (Statistical Year Book). From 1923/24 (preceded by Jaarcijfers voor net Koninkrijk der Nederlanden, 1898–1922); latest issue, 1943/46.Google Scholar
  5. Statistisch zakboek (Pocket Year Book). From 1899/1924 (1 vol.); latest issue 1950.Google Scholar
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  7. Results of the Twelfth Census, Population and Housing, 31 May, 1947.Google Scholar
  8. Maandstatistiek van de in-, uit-en doorvoer (monthly statement of the import, export and transit trade). From 1917.Google Scholar

1. Other Official Publications

  1. Political and economic life in the Netherlands. (Government Information Service.) 4th ed. The Hague, 1950.Google Scholar
  2. Economische Voorlichtiner. (Economic Information Service.) Daily. The Hague.Google Scholar
  3. Handbook of the Netherlands and Overseas Territories of the Ministry of Foreign Affaire. The Hague, 1931.Google Scholar
  4. Five Years of Economic Reconstruction (Ministry of Economic Affairs). The Hague, 1950.Google Scholar
  5. Staatsalmanak voor het Koninkrijk der Nederlanden. Annual. The Hague.Google Scholar
  6. Staateblad van het Koninkrijk der Nederlanden. The Hague.Google Scholar
  7. Staatscourant (State Gazette). The Hague.Google Scholar
  8. Vijftig Jaren. Officieel gelenkboek ter gelegenheid van het goaden regeringsjubileum van H.M. Koningin Wilhelmina. Amsterdam, 1948.Google Scholar
  9. Currency Rehabilitation in the Netherlands, June, 1946. H.M.S.O., 1948.Google Scholar
  10. Overseas Economic Survey: Netherlands, July, 1949. H.M.S.O., 1950.Google Scholar

2. Non-Official Publications.

  1. Amsterdamsche Bank: Financieel-economisch kwartaal-overzicht.Google Scholar
  2. Nederlandsche Bank: Aomual Report.Google Scholar
  3. Rotterdamsche Bankvereeniging: Quarterly Review.Google Scholar
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  5. Bas (W. G. de), Officieel gedenkboek … ter gelegenheid van het veertigjarig regeerings-jubileum van Koningin Wilhelmina. Amsterdam, 1938.Google Scholar
  6. Bosch Kemper (J. de), De tegenwoordige staat van Nederland. Utrecht, 1950.Google Scholar
  7. Fruin (J. A.), De Nederlandsche wetboeken. The Hague, 1947.Google Scholar
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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1951

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