The present state of the East Indies By Warren Hastings, ... With notes by the editor. by Hastings, Warren

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The East Indies or the Indies are the lands of South (Indian subcontinent) and Southeast Asia. In a more restricted sense, the Indies can be used to refer to the islands of Southeast Asia, especially the Indonesian Archipelago and the Philippine Archipelago.

The name "Indies" is used to connote parts of Asia that came under the Indian cultural sphere. Reef Fishes of the East Indies is an essential reference for biologists, naturalists, and scuba divers. This is the only reference that covers every known reef fish from the East Indian region.

The book has been written to engender an appreciation of the regions amazing biodiversity and the urgent need to conserve it for the benefit of future. Author: Tavernier, Jean-Baptiste, Title: The six voyages of John Baptista Tavernier, Baron of Aubonne through Turky, into Persia and the East-Indies, for the space of forty years: giving an account of the present state of those countries, viz.

of the religion, government, customs, and commerce of every country, and the figures, weight, and value of the money currant all over Asia. This book, published in London inis a succinct compilation of information about the West Indies, containing, as indicated by the lengthy subtitle, “an authentick account of the first discoverers of those islands, and the parts adjacent, their situation, extent, boundaries, soil, product, trade, commerce, inhabitants, strength, government, and religion: also their principal bays 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 expanded, reaching Capital: Batavia.

Minutes of evidence taken before the Select Committee of the House of Lords appointed to enquire into the present state of the affairs of the Great Britain, the East-Indies, and Volume 1 [Company, Great Britain.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Minutes of evidence taken before the Select Committee of the House of Lords appointed to enquire into the present state Author: Great Britain.

Company. Lord Clive's Speech in the House of Commons, on the Motion Made for an Inquiry Into the Nature, State, and Condition, of the East India Company, and of the British Affairs in the East Indies, in the Fifth Session of the Present Parliament.

[Clive, Robert Clive] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Lord Clive's Speech in the House of Commons, on the Motion Made for an Author: Robert Clive Clive. This lecture is based on the speaker’s book ‘East Indies (). It follows trade winds and trade routes to the ports across the East Indies and the Orient.

It documents the struggles for trade supremacy between the Portuguese Casa da India, the Dutch East Indies Company, and the English East India Company. “There are matters in that book, said to be done by the express command of God, that are as shocking to humanity, and to every idea we have of moral justice, as any thing done by Robespierre, by Carrier, by Joseph le Bon, in France, by the English government in the.

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 Dutch before them, with the Spice Islands. Johan Splinter Stavorinus () was a Dutch captain and rear-admiral whose important notes on his travels were edited and published by his son. Despite the state of the bindings an important book.

The library ticket and stamps are from the "South Sea Library of Alvin and Ethel Seale", the same names as in the handwritten ownership entry.

17 Comments on “ A Brief History of the Dutch East Indies – Part 1. Jack Voogt December 6, The opening line of this story “The Dutch East Indies (c. – ) was part of a vast Dutch trading empire (Nederlands-koloniale Rijk) which stretched across the world.” has some contradictions in it.

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 Republic of Indonesia.

Internet Archive BookReader Collections of travels through Turkey into Persia, and the East-Indies: Giving an account of the present state of those countries. Pages Calendar of State Papers Colonial, East Indies and Persia, Volume 8, Originally published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London, Order of the Privy Council on the complaint of the East India Company concerning the Amboyna massacre.

Whitehall,Sept. There is also another copy in French with the names of those present, dated Hampton Court,Sept. See Calendar, ante, No. [East Indies, Vol. III., No. ] II. ‘Meticulously researched and sumptuously illustrated with old maps and paintings, Ian Burnet’s second book, East Indies, tells the fascinating story of the rise of the trading empires of the Portuguese, Dutch and English which led to the colonisation of much of the Asia by European the early 16th Century traders, adventurers, priests and pirates were lured by the promise of the.

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. Collections of travels through Turky into Persia, and the East-Indies. Giving an account of the present state of those -Baptiste Tavernier; John Phillips; Daniel Cox, : Printed for Moses Pitt, Folio.

Unsophisticated copy. 6 parts in 1 volume: [xviii], ; [ii]. This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. descendants, past and present, of the first people to inhabit North America, Central America, South America and the Caribbean Islands.

The first person to call Native Americans “Indians” was Christopher Columbus. He did this by mistake, since he thought he had landed on one of the islands east of India called the Indies (or East Indies.

An exhaustive account of the East Indies Campaign in the English language, including U.S. Army participation, can be found in the Australian official history of World War II: Lionel Wigmore, The Japanese Thrust (), especially Chapters 21 and H.

To which is added A new description of the Grand Seignior's seraglio, and also of all the kingdoms that encompass the Euxine ad Caspian Seas." Translated by J.

Philips and Edmund Everard. Description and travel in the 17th Century by Tavernier and Bernier in Asia - East Indies, India. Lord Clive's speech in the House of commons, on the motion made for an inquiry into the nature, state, and condition, of the East India company, and of the British affairs in the East Indies, in the fifth session of the present Parliament.

The Patriarchate of East Indies is a Roman Catholic titular patriarchal see in India. The patriarch is Patriarch Filipe Neri António Sebastião do Rosário Ferrão, appointed in A country report on the present state of the historiography concerning the Danish East Indies in the period ca.

Conference Paper (PDF Available) September with 56 ReadsAuthor: Niklas Jensen. The history and present state of scientific research in the Dutch East Indies. A short history and the present position of botanical investigation in the Dutch East Indies. Amsterdam: De Bussy. MLA Citation.

Internationale Circumpacifische Onderzoek Commissie. The history and present state of scientific research in the Dutch East Indies. This map of the East Indies is typical of Carey's output. It contains copious detail presented in a clear manner. Towns, rivers, political divisions and some topography is displayed.

This is a fine example of American cartography at the beginning of the nineteenth. Page 14 - They shall continue the zemindars and tenants in their places, regularly collect the revenues of the lands, and deliver them in monthly, for the payment of the expenses of the Company and the pay of the above mentioned forces, that they may be always ready cheerfully and vigorously to promote the affairs of the King.

Let this be punctually observed. the history and present state of scientific medical research in the dutch east indies Posted By Lewis Carroll Library TEXT ID c85cfa7b Online PDF Ebook Epub Library location room 12 presentations indigenous authors in the medical journal of the dutch east indies gtni liesbeth hesselink independent the plenary address was given by.

The History of the Indies Bartolome de Las Casas The Spaniards entered the province of Camaguey, which is large and densely populated and when they reached the villages, the inhabitants had prepared as well as they could cassava bread from their food; wha t they called guaminiquinajes from their hunting; and also fish, if they had caught Size: KB.

The History of the Island of Antigua, one of the Leeward Caribbees in the West Indies, from the first settlement in to the present time by Vere Langford Oliver, published Volume I, Volume II, Volume III Includes family pedigrees.

Book, Print in English The six voyages of John Baptista Tavernier: a noble man of France now living, through Turkey into Persia, and the East-Indies, finished in the year giving an account of the state of those countries: illustrated with divers sculptures: together with a new relation of the present Grand Seignor's seraglio, by the.

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 Oceans between.

A Whole Life, Robert Seethaler Farrar, Straus and Grioux/Macmillan,Septem (Fiction) “A Whole Life is an elegant, compact, and atmospheric tale of a life in the Alps, of time passing, of changing times, of loss and love and war. The writing is precise and the mood intense. It is the perfect book for a quiet, rainy day with a cup of tea.”.

The Dutch East Indies (or Netherlands East Indies; Dutch: Nederlands-Indië; Indonesian: Hindia Belanda) was a Dutch colony that became modern Indonesia following World War 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, Dutch possessions and hegemony were expanded Capital: Batavia (now Jakarta).

This two-volume work is the third edition of a book first published as a single volume inexpanded to two volumes inand republished in The author, John Henry Grose (active ), was born in England and went to Bombay (present-day Mumbai) in Marchto work as a servant and writer for the British East India Company.

The book contains Grose’s descriptions of 18th. The East Indies or the Indies are the lands of South and Southeast Asia. In a more restricted sense, the Indies can be used to refer to the islands of Southeast Asia, especially the Malay Archipelago.

The name "Indies" is derived from the River Indus and is used to connote parts of Asia that came under Indian cultural influence. Other articles where History of the Indies is discussed: Bartolomé de Las Casas: The Apologética and the Destrucción: introduction to his masterpiece, the Historia de las Indias.

The Historia, which by his request was not published until after his death, is an account of all that had happened in the Indies just as he had seen or heard of it.

But, rather than a chronicle, it is a. The Indies and the world: State building, promise, and decay at a transnational moment, The Dutch East Indies state in was indeed flourishing in a number of ways, several of which Author: Eric Tagliacozzo.(TLDR version) It's because of how 1.

They were administered - the way the British and French ran their empire wasn't the same as the more centralised, top-down Dutch model, 2. Ethnoreligious divisions - Bamars are not Malays, Viets are not Khmer.Calendar of State Papers, Colonial Series: East Indies: China & Japan Volume 4 of Calendar of State Papers, Colonial Series: Preserved in the State Paper Department of Her Majesty's Public Record Office, Great Britain.

Public Record Office: Author: Great Britain. Public Record Office: Publisher: Longman, Green, Longman & Roberts,

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