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Published by University of South Africa in Pretoria .
Written in English



  • South Africa,
  • Cape of Good Hope (South Africa)


  • French -- South Africa -- History.,
  • Huguenots -- South Africa -- History.,
  • South Africa -- History -- To 1836.,
  • Cape of Good Hope (South Africa) -- History -- To 1795.

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Edition Notes

StatementM. Boucher.
SeriesStudia / Unisa ;, 19, Studia (University of South Africa) ;, 19.
LC ClassificationsDT764.F74 B68 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 446 p. :
Number of Pages446
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3046830M
ISBN 10086981222X
LC Control Number82139916

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Isaac Le Maire and Dutch East India Company shares 47 best known. He was born in Tournai in It appears that he lived in Antwerp for quite some time and, just prior to his departure, he married Maria Walraven. Twenty-two children were the result of this union, a detail that serves as more than simply bibliographic, as we will see later. Follow M. Boucher and explore their bibliography from 's M. Boucher Author Page. Dutch East India Company: see East India Company, DutchEast India Company, Dutch, –, chartered by the States-General of the Netherlands to expand trade and assure close relations between the government and its colonial enterprises in Asia. .. Click the link for more India Company, Dutch, –, chartered by the. Indonesia - Indonesia - Growth and impact of the Dutch East India Company: Regardless of whether Europeans constituted the primary historical force in 17th-century Indonesia, their presence undoubtedly initiated changes that in the long run were to be of enormous importance. The VOC itself represented a new type of power in the region: it formed a single organization, traded across a vast area.

Cape Town was founded by the Dutch East India Company or the Vereenigde Oost-Indische Compagnie (VOC) in as a refreshment outpost. The outpost was intended to supply VOC ships on their way to Asia with fresh fruits, vegetables, meat and to enable sailors wearied by the sea to recuperate. What influenced the location of the town in the. 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.   The United East India Company combined the various individual business interests into a single entity that was granted a year monopoly on the Dutch spice trade. The Dutch East India Company did all of the following except a. monopolized the spice trade. c. made ties with local rulers. b. opened trade with China. d. -