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Cultural treasures of the East Indies.

W. H. van Helsdingen

Cultural treasures of the East Indies.

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Published by The Netherlands information bureau in New York city .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indonesia -- Civilization

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    StatementA symposium edited by Dr. W.H. van Helsdingen and Dr. H. Hoogenberk
    Series[Netherlands (Kingdom, 1815- ) Regeeringsvoorlichtingsdienst, New York] Booklet no. 14
    ContributionsHoogenberk, H, Duyvendak, J. J. L. 1889-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination66 p. 32 pl. on 16 .
    Number of Pages66
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16757731M
    LC Control Number46022907

      The story of India’s exuberantly colored textiles that made their mark on design, technology, and trade around the world Chintz, a type of multicolored printed or painted cotton cloth, originated in India yet exerted influence far beyond its home shores: it became a driving force of the spice trade in the East Indies, and it attracted European merchants, who by the . Title: Carte des Indes Orientale Creator: Pierre Du Val Date: / Location: Paris Type: Map Medium: Ink on paper Significance: Pierre Du Val (Duval) was Royal Geographer of France from to and one of the most influential European mapmakers of the 17th century. This map was produced in and clearly shows the combined European geographic knowledge . Pars quarta Indiae orientalis: qua primum varij generis animalia, fructus, arbores: accuratè describuntur. Per Ioannem Hugonem Lintschotanum, & nonnull.


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W.H. van Helsdingen and Dr. Hoogenberk. [W H van Helsdingen; H Hoogenberk; J J L Duyvendak]. This book investigates the role of cultural heritage as a constitutive dimension of different civilizing missions from the colonial era to the present.

It includes case studies of the Habsburg Empire and German colonialism in Africa, Asian case studies of (post)colonial India and the Dutch East Indies/Indonesia, China and French Indochina, and.

The voyage of John Huyghen van Linschoten to the East Indies: from the old English translation of the first book, containing his description of the East by Linschoten, Jan Huygen van, ; Burnell, A. (Arthur. A diver making drawings of the wreck of the Dutch East India Company ship Rooswijk on the Goodwin Sands off Kent.

Covered with seaweed, bits of shell and pebbles concreted into lumps of corroded iron, the wooden seaman’s chest from the Dutch East India ship Rooswijk remains tantalisingly locked after almost : Maev Kennedy.

East Indies. BIBLIOGRAPHY. The East Indies cover a wide geographical expanse in South and Southeast Asia ranging from the Indian subcontinent to the Malay Archipelago, described as the world ’ s largest island group.

Initially referring to India, these colonial demarcations of territory later comprised more than thirteen thousand islands located across the Indian and Pacific. Ian has spent thirty years, living, working and travelling in Indonesia and is fascinated by the diverse history and culture of the archipelago.

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The story of how the East India Company took over large swaths of Asia, and the devastating results of the corporation running a country. In Augustthe East India Company defeated the young Mughal emperor and set up, in his place, a government run by English traders who collected taxes through means of a private army/5().

However, the peoples of the East Indies comprise a wide variety of cultural diversity, and the inhabitants do not consider themselves as belonging to a single ethnic group.

Islam, Christianity, Buddhism and Hinduism are the most popular religions throughout the region, while Sikhism, Jainism, Chinese folk religion. People of mixed ancestry, with roots in the former Dutch East Indies and Europe. The Indo Dutch people (most with Dutch citizenship) who were born in the former Dutch East Indies, lived there, associated themselves with, and experienced the colonial culture of the former Dutch East Indies, a Dutch colony in Southeast Asia before Indonesian.

Hans Pols proposes a new perspective on the history of colonial medicine from the viewpoint of indigenous physicians. The Indonesian medical profession in the Dutch East Indies actively participated in political affairs by joining and leading nationalist associations, by publishing in newspapers and magazines, and by becoming members of city councils and the colonial Cited by: 2.

The rare-books dealer Donald Heald displays a vividly illustrated book of East Indies marine life at the recent New York International Antiquarian Book Fair.

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Interesting silent portrait of cultural life in the East Indies during Dutch colonialism. PA Coveted East Indies, The 16mm Koda travelogue, 2 reels, ca. Cultural imperialism, in anthropology, sociology, and ethics, the imposition by one usually politically or economically dominant community of various aspects of its own culture onto another, nondominant community.

It is cultural in that the customs, traditions, religion, language, social and moral norms, and other aspects of the imposing community are distinct from, though often. The Cultivation System (Dutch: cultuurstelsel) was a Dutch government policy in the midth century for its Dutch East Indies colony (now Indonesia).

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Medan Merdeka Barat No. Books shelved as west-indies: Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys, Voyager by Diana Gabaldon, A Brief History of Seven Killings by Marlon James, Lucy by Jamai. Cultural properties in Indonesia have been protected since at leastwhen the colonial government of the Dutch East Indies passed Ordinance Number 19 of regarding Monuments, which was later amended with another ordinance in Jewish Pirates of the Caribbean: How a Generation of Swashbuckling Jews Carved Out an Empire in the New World in Their Quest for Treasure, Religious Freedom--and Revenge Edward Kritzler out of 5 stars East Indies, the islands that extend in a wide belt along both sides of the Equator for more than 3, miles (6, km) between the Asian mainland to the north and west and Australia to the south.

Historically, the term East Indies is loosely applied to any of three most restrictive and best-known use is as a synonym for the islands that now constitute the. Batavia (ship) Batavia ([baːˈtaːviaː] (listen)) was the flagship of the Dutch East India Company. It was built in Amsterdam, Dutch Republic, in Batavia sailed on her maiden voyage for the capital of the Dutch East Indies, Batavia.

The ship wrecked on the Houtman Abrolhos off the coast of Western : meters ( feet). Inthe Dutch East Indiaman Batavia was the largest ship built by the biggest company in the world, the Dutch East India Company [VOC]. Filled full of treasure, plots of mutiny fermented during the long voyage to Batavia, the main trading centre for the VOC in the East Indies.

The Panau archipelago in Just Cause 2 is generally an amalgamation of the East Indies and other Southeast Asian countries, deserts and snow-capped mountains notwithstanding. The Rook Islands in Far Cry 3. Although technically located in the South Pacific, the islands draws elements of mysticism, natural beauty.

A year later, the Governor and Company of Merchants trading to the East Indies, a group of men, received a royal charter, giving them a monopoly for 15 years over “trade to the East”. In his book, Thief of Glory, Sigmund Brouwer tells the story of Jeremiah Prins whose advantaged life in the Dutch East Indies is swept up into World War II.

Forced into a Japanese internment camp, and separated from his father and older brothers, Jeremiah takes it upon himself to ensure the survival of his mother and younger siblings/5.

Thomas Mun, (baptized JLondon, England—died c. J ), English writer on economics who gave the first clear and vigorous statement of the theory of the balance of trade.

Mun came into public prominence in England during the economic depression of Many people had blamed the East India Company for the economic downturn because the. East India Company, also called English East India Company, formally (–) Governor and Company of Merchants of London Trading into the East Indies or (–) United Company of Merchants of England Trading to the East Indies, English company formed for the exploitation of trade with East and Southeast Asia and India.

The Dutch took control of the western part, which became part of the Dutch East Indies and, after independence, Indonesia. Inthe new left-wing Portuguese government relinquished all of its colonies.

East Timor then enjoyed just a few days of independence, before the Indonesians annexed it as their 27th province. A Voyage to the East Indies: Containing an Account of the Manners, Customs, etc of the Natives, with a Geographical Description of the Country Collection - Travel and Exploration in Asia) [Paolino da San Bartholomaeo, John Reinhold Forster, William Johnston] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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The East India Company’s charter began with an original sin—Elizabeth I granted the company a perpetual monopoly on trade with the East : Iain Murray.

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Avery's piracy in the East Indies enraged Indian moguls and they threatened to close off all trade if the British did not put a stop to it.