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Barons and Tycoons of the Rhine: Joep Schenk’s Dissertation Available Online

proefschriftOn November 19, 2015 Joep Schenk successfully defended his PhD thesis ‘Port Barons and Ruhr Tycoons : the origins of an interdependent relationship between Rotterdam and the Ruhr area 1870-1914’. The dissertation (in Dutch) is now available online: