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EAN : 9781864711349
489 pages
Random House Australia (01/01/2012)
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In 1629, the magnificient Batavia - pride of the Dutch East India Company - on her maiden voyage from Amsterdam to the Dutch East Indies, laden down with the greatest treasure to ever leave the Dutch Republic. She is already boiling over with a mutinous plot that is just about to be put into action when, just off the coast of Western Australia, she strikes an unseen reef in the middle of the night.
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Louise1200Louise1200   20 octobre 2021
The VOC was granted by its government not only the sole right to Asian trade but also the right to engage in areas of activity usually reserved for the state : establishing colonies, coining monies, maintaining private armies and navies, fighting the enemies of the Republic, signing treaties with Asian potentates, building forts in the islands they were trading with and even subjugating entire populations.
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