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Netherlands East Indies and British Malaya a commercial and industrial handbook by United States. Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce

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Published by Govt. print. off. in Washington .
Written in English


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Statementby John A. Fowler, trade commissioner
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 411 p. incl. tables, diagrs., charts.
Number of Pages411
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14822460M

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This is an excellent book on the Allied (American, British, Australian, Dutch) naval debacle in February of It covers five significant sea battles in the Netherlands East Indies (NEI): Balikpapan, Badoeng Strait, the two Battles of the Java Sea, and Sunda Strait/5. Motor-vehicle market in Netherlands East Indies and British Malaya. Washington: Govt. print. off., (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: John A Fowler; United States. Bureau of . A manuscript copy of this book is held at the National Library of Australia. Netherlands East Indies. In , the volume about the Netherlands East Indies (Indonesia) was published. British Malaya. The British Malaya (Malaysia) title was published in It has . 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.

With his forces reeling before the Japanese, Wavell fought against time to hold the territory. The retreat from Malaya forced a rediversion of a British armored brigade and two Australian divisions from their movement to the Netherlands East Indies. Though he probably knew it was too late, he ordered the British armored brigade to Burma. This would lead to entire India and Dutch East Indies being steamrolled and walked into by Japan with virtually NO opposition. This was somewhat fixed in DH by having British Raj (India) being an independent nation and the Netherlands East Indies be its own little nation and being puppets of the British. Now Malaya. Netherlands East Indies and British Malaya: a commercial and industrial handbook [Leather Bound] United States. Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce. Dutch East Indies, also called Netherlands East Indies, Dutch Nederlands Oost-Indië or Nederlandsch-Indië, one of the overseas territories of the Netherlands until December , now territory was made up of Sumatra and adjacent islands, Java with Madura, Borneo (except for North Borneo, which is now part of Malaysia and of Brunei), Celebes with Sangihe and Talaud islands, the.

Meanwhile the situation in Malaya grew progressively worse and the British Far Eastern Command was forced to leave Singapore for Colombo. In order to coordinate the various American, British, Dutch, and Australian forces operating against the Japanese, the Allies, on 2 January, announced the establishment of a unified command (short title--Abdacom) with General Sir Archibald P. Wavell as. In the Netherlands East Indies and British Malaya, however, the ideas and actions associated with the concept of modernity were formed as an outcome of the interplay between Islamic reform and . Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Plantation Rubber in the Netherlands East Indies and British Malaya by John A. Fowler (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! The Royal Netherlands East Indies Army (Koninklijk Nederlands Indisch Leger; KNIL, Dutch pronunciation:) was the military force maintained by the Netherlands in its colony of the Netherlands East Indies (also known as the Dutch East Indies), in areas that are now part of KNIL's air arm was the Royal Netherlands East Indies Army Air arters: Bandung, Dutch East Indies.