an observation of the Netherlands, its culture and its inhabitants
A hilarious yet profound & revealing look at the Dutch, their customs, character & mentality. This exquisite satire explores the most diverse aspects of daily Dutch life, from coffee to child rearing, from train travel to the toilet. The third edition adds a wealth of new topics including a chapter on the Dutch living abroad. A "must" for anyone with Dutch connections & who enjoys wit & humor. 1991 & 1992 BEST SELLER in Holland; used as a reference work by many Dutch institutions. A leading Dutch newspaper comments, "In a very exact yet funny way, THE UNDUTCHABLES discloses the secrets about us that we really would have preferred to keep to ourselves."