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Rats

Maarten ’t Hart

Translated by Michiel Horn

‘Only as I watched the little tugboat disappear towards IJmuiden, just west of Amsterdam, did I begin to have doubts about what had been proposed to me.’

Maarten ’t Hart

Maarten ’t Hart trained in zoology and ethnology and is the best-selling author of thirteen novels, most recently The Sun Dial.

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Translated by Michiel Horn

Michiel Horn is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada and University Historian. A specialist in twentieth century Canada and the history of academic freedom, his books include York University: The Way Must Be Tried (2009), Academic Freedom in Canada: A History (1999), The League for Social Reconstruction (1980), and The Dirty Thirties (1972). He is also a literary translator from Dutch to English.

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