In the night the allies retreated to Amersfoort, leaving 300 sick behind them.
Animals of this region had never seen a town larger than Amersfoort.
After a stiff climb the summit of the Amersfoort Hills was reached just before dark.
In Amersfoort two burghers were tried and beheaded; in Nijmwegen the burgomaster, Ronkens, met the same fate.
But I feel nevertheless that my collection owes a great deal to my Amersfoort correspondent.
Having reached this resolve, I was nearly putting it into instant execution, by alighting at Amersfoort, but thought better of it.
The road running to Amersfoort turned off at an angle corresponding to the present line of Flatbush Avenue.
That hill is famed for its height throughout the whole country, and bears the formidable name of 'the Amersfoort Mountain.'