The Singapore and Melaka Straits: Violence, Security and Diplomacy in the 17th Century
Borschberg is back in familiar territory again, the beginnings of the Dutch East Indies adventure. Here he traces the effect of the Dutch incursion on the waning Portuguese empire and the challenge of the Acehnese empire as they and others wrestle for control of the vital trade routes. His researches have enriched this work with much new information. 394 pages. Please see the scan of the contents page for further details.
Weight: 0.8kg. Post free within Malaysia
Published by NUS Press, Singapore, 2015 Reprint ISBN: 9789971694647
Condition: New. Paperback.