Sentence Examples


  • ALKMAAR, a town in the province of North Holland, kingdom of Holland, 244 m.
  • Of Amsterdam, connected by steam-tramway with Haarlem and Amsterdam, and on the North Holland canal.
  • As far as Jutland, along the coasts of Holland and Germany.
  • By the end of the 15th century it had become one of the most prosperous towns of Holland, on account of its fisheries and its cloth-trade.
  • Alkmaar is a typical North Holland town, with tree-lined canals and brightly coloured 17th-century houses.