Author Parthesius, Robert
Title Dutch Ships in Tropical Waters : The Development of the Dutch East India Company (VOC) Shipping Network in Asia 1595-1660
Imprint Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, 2010
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Descript 1 online resource (218 pages)
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Series Amsterdamse Gouden Eeuw Reeks
Amsterdamse Gouden Eeuw Reeks
Note Intro -- Table of contents -- Foreword -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The database and methodology -- 3. The Dutch expansion in Asia up to 1660 -- 4. Connecting the Asian regions: The trading and shipping network in operation after 1620 -- 5. The development of the VOC fleet -- 6. The shipping and logistics in operation -- 7. Knitting all the threads together: the logistics of the network -- 8. An analysis of the development of VOC shipping in Asia until 1660 -- 9. Fleets per region -- 10. Conclusions -- Notes -- References -- List of vessels in service during the period 1596-1660 -- Index
An engaging and definitive study of the secrets of the vast commercial success of the Dutch East India Company
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Link Print version: Parthesius, Robert Dutch Ships in Tropical Waters : The Development of the Dutch East India Company (VOC) Shipping Network in Asia 1595-1660 Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press,c2010 9789053565179
Subject Nederlandsche Oost-Indische Compagnie.;Shipping
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