The exciting adventure of Hans Brinker is one of the classic tales about the Netherlands. From Japan to South Africa, millions of people know the story of the boy called Hans who saved his village from being devastated by flooding. His heroic actions exemplify the constant battle between the Dutch and their eternal enemy: water. For the first time, Hans’ adventures can be read in a beautifully illustrated picture and storytelling book. An ideal introduction to the Netherlands, and one that is especially suitable for children.