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East Indies

Ian Burnet

East Indies

by Ian Burnet

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    Subjects:
  • Commerce,
  • Spice trade,
  • Trade routes,
  • International trade,
  • Spices,
  • Colonial companies,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    This book follows the trade winds, the trade routes, and the port cities across the East Indies and the Orient. High finance, piracy, greed, ambition, double dealing, exploitation all is here. Driven by the search for spices, silks, gold, silver, porcelains and other oriental goods the Portuguese trading monopoly was challenged by the Dutch East India Company and then the English East India Company, the worlds first joint stock and multi-national trading companies. The struggle for supremacy between the Portuguese, the Dutch and the English ranged across the Eastern Seas and in the settlements of Goa, Malacca, Ambon, Macao, Canton, Nagasaki, Solor, Batavia, Macassar, Johor and Singapore for 250 years. Visitors to these destination will be interested in this book. The story is told by the history of these port cities, beginning with Malacca -- one of the worlds largest trading ports in 16th century and ending with the founding of Singapore and Hong Kong.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 216-217) and index.

    StatementIan Burnet
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHF481 .B87 2013
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 pages
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26941462M
    ISBN 101921719591, 0994562756
    ISBN 109781921719592, 9780994562753
    LC Control Number2013478626
    OCLC/WorldCa840485037

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    East Indies synonyms, East Indies pronunciation, East Indies translation, English dictionary definition of East Indies. Indonesia. The term is sometimes used to refer to all of Southeast Asia. Volume 56 of The voyages of Sir James Lancaster, Kt., to the East Indies: with abstracts of journals of voyages to the East Indies during the seventeenth century, preserved in the India Office. And the voyage of Captain John Knight (), to seek the North-west Passage Issue 56 of Works issued by the Hakluyt Society, ISSN Editor.

    Indian History Sourcebook: England, India, and The East Indies, CE In the East India Company was chartered, and the English began their first inroads into the Indian Ocean. At first they were little interested in India, but rather, like the Portuguese and . Voyages to the East-Indies by the Late John Splinter Stavorinus, Esq. Rear Admiral in the Service of the States-General. Translated from the original Dutch, By Samuel Hull Wilcocke. is a worn book that has complete text pages (including those with maps or plates) but may lack endpapers, half-title, etc.


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Voyages to the East-Indies; the Whole comprising a Full and Accurate Account of all the Present and late Possessions of the Dutch in India, and at the Cape of Good Hope Author Stavorinus, John Splinter ; Wilcocke, Samuel Hull Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good Quantity available 1 Edition 1st Edition Binding Hardcover.

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