Jan De Hartog Introduction - Essay

Introduction

De Hartog, Jan 1914–

A Dutch novelist and dramatist, de Hartog began his writing career as a chronicler of sea stories. He is, however, best known for his vast historical romance about the Quakers, The Peaceable Kingdom. (See also Contemporary Authors, Vols. 1-4, rev. ed.; and Contemporary Authors New Revision Series, Vol. 1.)