5 edition of The Dutch in the Far East found in the catalog.
The Dutch in the Far East
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||by Albert Hyma.|
|LC Classifications||DS634 .H9|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii p., 1 l., 249 p.|
|Number of Pages||249|
|LC Control Number||42010392|
Dutch trade in the east: The first Dutch expedition round the Cape to the far east, in , is captained by Jan Huyghen van Linschoten, a Netherlands merchant whose only knowledge of the orient comes from trading in Lisbon. The survivors of this journey get back to Holland two years later. They bring valuable cargo. A book that makes you laugh and cringe at the same time. Max Havelaar, or the Coffee Auctions of the Dutch Trading Company by Multatuli Max Havelaar is a civil servant in the Dutch East Indies who, appalled at the cruelty and corruption of Dutch colonial rule, writes an inflammatory book about what he has witnessed.
An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. History of the Dutch in the Far East by Hyma, Albert. Publication date Topics Nederlandsche Oost-Indische Compagnie, Dutch--East Asia. Publisher Ann Arbor, Mich. Dutch friends tell me that in Holland this part of wartime history is not widely taught, compared to the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands, and the Holocaust. In their memoirs the internees who were repatriated to Holland in tell of further alienation in which, far from being welcomed back to the mother country, they were bitterly resented.
The past may be a foreign country, but the world portrayed in the art of the Dutch Masters is not so very far from our own, says Adam Eaker of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. For a society that struggles with materialism and consumption, there are a lot . The first book to offer an in depth look at hidden Holland and the fascinating people that live there, Why the Dutch are Different is an entertaining book about a country unlike any other. The Netherlands are a tiny nation that punch above their weight on the world stage, where prostitutes are entitled to sick pay and prisons are closing due to /5().
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The Dutch East India Company, officially the United East India Company (Dutch: Vereenigde Oostindische Compagnie; VOC; Indonesian: Kompeni), was a megacorporation founded by a government-directed amalgamation of several rival Dutch trading companies (voorcompagnieën) in the early 17th century.
It was established on 20 Marchas a chartered company to trade with. A History Of The Dutch In The Far East Hardcover – J by Albert Hyma (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating.
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[Berkeley, Calif.]: [University of California Press. OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published in under title: The Dutch in the Far East. Description: vi, pages. ; 24 cm: Contents: The secret of the Dutch commercial policy --The beginnings of Dutch sea power in the Far East --The voyage of Henry Hudson and the founding of New Netherland --The Anglo-Dutch struggle for the freedom of the seas --The occupation of the Malay.
Table of contents: I. The secret of the Dutch commercial policy. The beginnings of Dutch sea power in the Far East. III. The voyage of Henry Hudson and the founding of New Netherland.
The Anglo-Dutch struggle for the freedom of the seas. The occupation of the Malay Archipelago. The conquest of Formosa and the European trade with Japan. Dutch East India Company, trading company founded in the Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands) in to protect that state’s trade in the Indian Ocean and to assist in the Dutch war of independence from Spain.
The company prospered through most of the 17th century as the instrument of The Dutch in the Far East book Dutch commercial empire. On March 4, the Dutch commander decided to withdraw his forces from Batavia and Buitenzorg to reinforce the defence of Bandoeng.
The following evening Dutch troops in Batavia surrendered. By dawn of March 6, the Japanese troops had attacked Buitenzorg, which was guarded by the KNIL(Royal Dutch East Indies Army). Fidalgos in the Far East, Fact and Fancy in the History of Macao cargo carrack carried Carvalho century China Chinese Christian Church City claims coast colony command contemporary Crown Diogo Dominican Dutch East English European fact Father fidalgo finally force four Francisco Friar further give Governor hands Hollanders India.
Dutch words for east include oosten, oosten- oost, oostelijk and oriënt. Find more Dutch words at. O n the other side of the world in the Far East, More t Allied prisoners of war brought in from camps in Singapore and the Dutch East Indies were put to work on the railway, working.
Books shelved as far-east: Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden, Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami, Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami, After Dark by. The book talks once about the humiliating (for the Dutch) 4th Anglo-Dutch War in the lateth century, but it is even worse since it gives the readers a false impression as though that war in the lateth century was the direct cause for the VOC s: Japan Runs Wild, – (War in the Far East) by Peter Harmsen book review.
Click to read the full review of Japan Runs Wild, – (War in the Far East) in New York Journal of Books. Review written by Jerry Lenaburg. The Burma campaign l British and Commonwealth casualties, and by the time Victory over Japan was finally achieved in Augustthe war in the Far East had come with a heavy toll.
The Dutch East Indies (c. – ) was part of a vast Dutch trading empire (Nederlands-koloniale Rijk) which stretched across the world. In the s- s CE, the Spanish, (including Columbus), Portuguese, Arab, English and Dutch traders were all keen to exploit the natural resources of islands in the south-east Asian archipelago and.
The Dutch East Indies (or Netherlands East-Indies; Dutch: Nederlands(ch)-Indië; Indonesian: Hindia Belanda) was a Dutch colony consisting of what is now was formed from the nationalised colonies of the Dutch East India Company, which came under the administration of the Dutch government in During the 19th century, the Dutch possessions and hegemony were.
Dutch words for book include boek, boeken, noteren, schrijfboek, bespreken, libretto, inschrijven, tekstboekje and kaartje nemen. Find more Dutch words at. The Dutch East India Company.
The Dutch East India Company, also known as the VOC, was founded in as a joint stock company existed for years and brought great wealth to the Netherlands.
The Dutch traded for coveted luxuries such as Asian tea, coffee, sugar, rice, rubber, tobacco, silk, textiles, porcelain, and spices such as cinnamon, pepper, nutmeg and cloves. An Orphan’s Lure of the Far East is a short story about two brothers living at a brook near the Dutch town of Delft during the eighteen century.
During their stay in a Church run orphanage, the two van der Beek brothers dreamt of adventure and fortune that could be made in the Far East. It is a typical bittersweet tale depicting human courage, self-preservation and destiny.
"Jonathan Israel's The Dutch Republic Boxer's The Dutch Seaborne Empire () is a classic, but his Jan Compagnie in War and Peace () is probably better. Stephen Bown's Merchant Kings: When Companies Ruled the World, (), Is.
The term Far East means countries of East Asia. It became used in the English language during the period of the British Empire for lands to the east of British India.
Before World War I, the Near East meant relatively nearby lands of the Ottoman Empire, Middle East northwestern South Asia and Central Asia, and Far East countries along the western Pacific Ocean and countries along the eastern.The Dutch East India Company book gives an impression of the treasures of the VOC that have been preserved.
They show the achievements of our forebears and how the world was perceived in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. The United East India Company – the VOC and known worldwide as the Dutch East India Company – is still a.The Dutch colonial empire (Dutch: Nederlandse koloniale rijk) comprised the overseas territories and trading posts controlled and administered by Dutch chartered companies—mainly the Dutch West India Company and the Dutch East India Company—and subsequently by the Dutch Republic (–), and by the modern Kingdom of the Netherlands after