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Dutch Dikes

Award: Wood Pencil

Wood Pencil / Book Design / Entire Books / 2015

This book offers a complete overview of the Netherlands' most important invention: the dike. For over 2,000 years, dikes have kept the country from flooding. What began with mounds and culverts is now a network of more than 22,500 kilometres of dikes, dams and dike relics. They're the framework of the Dutch landscape, and are justly celebrated in this remarkably packaged title.

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