The Dutch in the Far East
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The Dutch in the Far East a history of the Dutch commercial and colonial empire by Albert Hyma

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Published by G. Wahr in Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English



  • Netherlands,
  • East Asia,
  • East Asia.


  • Nederlandsche Oost-Indische Compagnie,
  • Dutch -- East Asia.,
  • Netherlands -- Colonies -- History.,
  • Netherlands -- Commerce -- East Asia.,
  • East Asia -- Commerce -- Netherlands.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Albert Hyma.
LC ClassificationsDS634 .H9
The Physical Object
Paginationvii p., 1 l., 249 p.
Number of Pages249
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6434196M
LC Control Number42010392

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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Vandenbosch, Amry, Dutch in the Far East. [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. II. The beginnings of Dutch sea power in the Far East. III. The voyage of Henry Hudson and the founding of New Netherland. IV. The Anglo-Dutch struggle for the freedom of the seas. V. The occupation of the Malay Archipelago. VI. 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 commercial empire.

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