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new account of the East Indies, with numerous maps and illustrations

Alexander Hamilton

new account of the East Indies, with numerous maps and illustrations

by Alexander Hamilton

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Published by Argonaut Press in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementnow edited with introduction and notes by Sir William Foster [...].
ContributionsFoster, William.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22454112M

He was a naturalist and a writer who spent 16 years in the East Indias. Oud en Nieuw Oost-Indiën () was a massive work of five parts published in eight volumes and containing over one thousand engraved illustrations and some of the most accurate maps of the Indies of the time. More.   Miracle at Midway by Gordon W. Prange, Donald M. Goldstein and Katherine V. Dillon is a fascinating read for those of us who have a passion for all things WWII. What made this such an interesting read for me is the way in which the authors presented the Midway experience from both the American and Japanese perspectives/5.

OUD EN NIEUW OOST-INDIEN (Volume I) with special captions on the Moluccas. Franeker, Van Wijnen, - FACSIMILE REPRINT of the edition (Dordrecht/Amsterdam). Original full dark red immitation leather with black labels to spine and gilt lettering. Limited and numbered edition (/). (numbered) pp. with numerous illustrations & (folding) maps. CONTENTS: Oud en Nieuw Oost . Philippines and Dutch East Indies, Occu- Midway and Eastern Solomons, Trans- pation of: ports at; Battle of Tassafaronga: Nav No. 81 - USSBS No. Nav No. 60 - USSBS No. Philippines and Dutch East Indies, In- vasion of: 83 Nav No. 17 - USSBS No.

  The book includes 44 black and white illustrations of the country and the people whom the author met. The pages are divided into six parts, i.e. 1 - The Country, 2 - The Land Dayaks, 3 - The Ibans, 4 - The Kayans and Kenyahs, 5 - The Melanaus, Malays and Chinese and 6 - Envoi. Fascinating detective work in defining Columbuse's own daily log as he went around the Carribean claimimg islands, hence deducting the actual stops with impressions of the new castilian subjects at each landfall. One big, big drawback with this book, is that the maps are so poor to follow with the log/5.


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