It piled waters over the land to such a depth that aquot;Sea Beggars, aquot; the freebooter navy of the nee of Orange, were able to sail to the re- of the ... Dutch plans for national defense called for nlding this area to the last ditch. ... The one was provided with permanent defense iositions in the form of casemates and mas- ive earthworks. Salt Water Damage Less than Reported As matters turned out, the plan proved a#39;utile. ... When I was there, it had been possible to repair only one of the gaps.
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