Netherlands and the rise of modern imperialism
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Netherlands and the rise of modern imperialism colonies and foreign policy, 1870-1902 by M. Kuitenbrouwer

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Published by Berg, Distributed exclusively in the US and Canada by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English



  • Netherlands,
  • Indonesia


  • Netherlands -- Foreign relations -- 1830-1898,
  • Netherlands -- Foreign relations -- 1898-1948,
  • Netherlands -- Colonies,
  • Netherlands -- Foreign relations -- Indonesia,
  • Indonesia -- Foreign relations -- Netherlands

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Edition Notes

StatementMaarten Kuitenbrouwer ; translated from the Dutch by Hugh Beyer.
LC ClassificationsDJ261 .K8413 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 407 p. ;
Number of Pages407
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1876756M
ISBN 100854966811
LC Control Number90036901

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