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2 edition of British intercourse with eastern Asia found in the catalog.

British intercourse with eastern Asia

Resident in China.

British intercourse with eastern Asia

by Resident in China.

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Published by Edward Suter ... in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby a resident in China.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsAC901 .M2 vol. 21, no. 6
The Physical Object
Pagination58 p. ;
Number of Pages58
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2157771M
LC Control Number88880191

The "Classical" in Southeast Asia: The Present in the Past By Aung-Thwin, Michael Journal of Southeast Asian Studies, Vol. 26, No. 1, March Read preview Overview Search for more books and articles on Southeast Asian history.   John Keay's work "The Honorable Company" is a tour de force of historical evidence charting the rise and fall of the British East India Company. "The Company" was intially chartered as another vehicle of English economic imperialism in the 17th century, competing for the riches of the East and Asia. The author painstakingly unfolds the events Reviews:

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Europe's scramble for Africa did not leave South and East Asia at peace. Beginning in the seventeenth century, Great Britain formed and maintained an economic relationship with India. By the end of the eighteenth century, British rule of India was firmly planted .

Review of the hardback:'Jones's book is essential reading for those who wish to understand the realities behind the rhetoric that masked the motives and actions of the politicians in Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta, London, and Washington as they maneuvered to shape island Southeast Asia into a form that accorded with their individual priorities.   The book identifies some parallels between Africa and East Asia. These include a colonial heritage, a complex make-up of ethnic groups as well as human and institutional under-development.


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