He began to steal the land on the other side of the Zuyder Zee.
After a while, he moved to the shore of the Zuyder Zee and into Overijssel.
The little city of Naarden, on the coast of the Zuyder Zee, lay in his path, and had not yet formally submitted.
The cavalry found the Zuyder Zee hard frozen, and the ships firmly locked in the ice.
The frontier line, then, against which the coalition was preparing to act, extended from the Zuyder Zee to the Mediterranean.
This inlet of the Zuyder Zee was only separated from the Harlem mere by a slender thread of land.
They are from the little island of Marken, near here, in the Zuyder Zee, and have on all their holiday clothes.
Ay, the corporal--lost in Zuyder Zee--dead men tell no tales; and he could tell many of you, my child.
At the Helder one can consider the rampart reasonable, but here, where there is no foe but the Zuyder Zee, it may seem fantastic.
The Netherlandish engineers are now devising plans to pump out the Zuyder Zee, an area of two thousand square miles.