Over de auteur(s)
Hans Goedkoop (1963) is a historian. He obtained his doctorate with a biography on the Dutch writer Herman Heijermans, wrote essays on literature, presented the Dutch television history programme Andere Tijden (English: other times) and developed the concept for a television series about the Dutch Golden Age.
Kees Zandvliet (1953) is a historian and professor of early modern Amsterdam history at the University of Amsterdam. He obtained his doctorate with a study on cartography of the world overseas. He also created the exhibition ‘The Golden Age’ for the Amsterdam Museum.