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Erica op reis

Erica Terpstra (author)

Erica Terpstra schetst in haar boek Erica op Reis een beeld van de inspirerende en soms wonderlijke landen en culturen die ze bezoekt. Het is gebaseerd op haar gelijknamige tv-programma, waarin ze voor omroep Max de wereld verkent. Tijdens haar reizen spreekt Erica Terpstra niet alleen met de lokale bevolking, maar neemt ze ook deel aan lokale rituelen, gewoonten en gebruiken. In dit b

Title
Erica op reis
Author
Erica Terpstra
Language
Dutch
Publisher
Amsterdam: Kosmos Uitgevers, 2020
192 p. : ill.
Publication date
21-02-2020
ISBN
9789021577418 (hardback)

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About Erica Terpstra

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Erica Georgina Terpstra (born 26 May 1943) is a retired Dutch politician of the People's Party for Freedom and Democracy (VVD).

Terpstra, a swimmer by occupation, participated in the 1960 and 1964 Summer Olympics. She was elected as a Member of the House of Representatives after the Dutch general election of 1977 serving from 8 June 1977 until 22 August 1994 when she became Undersecretary for Health, Welfare and Sport in the Cabinet Kok I serving from 22 August 1994 until 3 August 1998. After the Dutch general election of 1998 Terpstra returned to the House of Representatives serving from 19 May 1998 until 15 December 2003 when she was selected as President of the Dutch Olympic Committee*Dutch Sports Federation (NOC*NSF).

Biography

Swimming

During the early 1960s Terpstra was a well-known freestyle swimmer in the Netherlands, specializing in the 100 meters. She participated in the 1960 …Read more on Wikipedia