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The Resource The Dutch Diaspora : the Netherlands and Its Settlements in Africa, Asia, and the Americas

The Dutch Diaspora : the Netherlands and Its Settlements in Africa, Asia, and the Americas

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The Dutch Diaspora : the Netherlands and Its Settlements in Africa, Asia, and the Americas
Title
The Dutch Diaspora
Title remainder
the Netherlands and Its Settlements in Africa, Asia, and the Americas
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Dutch Diaspora is a comprehensive and personal study of the former colonial empire of the Netherlands. The Netherlands is considered one of the most successful societies and at one point was the world's largest empire_stretching from Japan to the United States
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wiarda, Howard J
Dewey number
325.2492
Index
no index present
LC call number
JV2527 .W53 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dutch
  • Netherlands
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Dutch
  • Netherlandish colonies
Label
The Dutch Diaspora : the Netherlands and Its Settlements in Africa, Asia, and the Americas
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Preface; CHAPTER ONE -- Introduction: The Dutch and Their Colonial Fragments; The Book: A Look Ahead; Notes; CHAPTER TWO -- The Netherlands: A Proud History and Culture; The Dutch Background; Notes; CHAPTER THREE -- The Dutch Community in Western Michigan; Origins; The Dutch in Western Michigan; Notes; CHAPTER FOUR -- Growing Up Dutch: Zion on the Prairies; Roots and Origins; Notes; CHAPTER FIVE -- New Amsterdam and the East Coast Dutch; Dutch Explorations; Roaming Around the Dutch East Coast; Conclusion; Notes
  • CHAPTER SIX -- The Modern Netherlands: Community in CrisisThe Modern Netherlands; Dutch Travels, 1973; Dutch Travels, 1979; Family Reunion, 2005; On Balance; Notes; CHAPTER SEVEN -- The Americas: The Dutch in Brazil, Suriname, and the Caribbean; Brazil; Suriname; Curaçao; Conclusion; Notes; CHAPTER EIGHT -- Dying Memories: The Dutch Empire in Asia; The Dutch in Asia; Japan; Notes; CHAPTER NINE -- Indonesia: The Epitome of Colonialism and Imperialism; Background and History; The Dutch Legacy; Conclusion; Notes; CHAPTER TEN -- South Africa and the Apartheid Regime; Getting There
  • Background and HistoryInto South Africa; Notes; CHAPTER ELEVEN -- Back to the Origins: Geneva and the Protestant Reformation; The Reformation in Geneva; Travels in Geneva; Wrapping Up; Notes; CHAPTER TWELVE -- Struggling to Survive: The Reformed Tradition in Austro-Hungary; The History; Personal Travels; Conclusion; Notes; CHAPTER THIRTEEN -- Conclusion: The Dutch Diaspora in Its One and Many Parts; Travels and Adventures; The Hartz Thesis; Research Findings and Conjectures; Wrapping Up; Suggested Reading List; Index; About the Author
Control code
854977817
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (385 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780739154427
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
4fbba318-169a-45aa-9f31-b8e1d0c7491e
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)854977817
Label
The Dutch Diaspora : the Netherlands and Its Settlements in Africa, Asia, and the Americas
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Preface; CHAPTER ONE -- Introduction: The Dutch and Their Colonial Fragments; The Book: A Look Ahead; Notes; CHAPTER TWO -- The Netherlands: A Proud History and Culture; The Dutch Background; Notes; CHAPTER THREE -- The Dutch Community in Western Michigan; Origins; The Dutch in Western Michigan; Notes; CHAPTER FOUR -- Growing Up Dutch: Zion on the Prairies; Roots and Origins; Notes; CHAPTER FIVE -- New Amsterdam and the East Coast Dutch; Dutch Explorations; Roaming Around the Dutch East Coast; Conclusion; Notes
  • CHAPTER SIX -- The Modern Netherlands: Community in CrisisThe Modern Netherlands; Dutch Travels, 1973; Dutch Travels, 1979; Family Reunion, 2005; On Balance; Notes; CHAPTER SEVEN -- The Americas: The Dutch in Brazil, Suriname, and the Caribbean; Brazil; Suriname; Curaçao; Conclusion; Notes; CHAPTER EIGHT -- Dying Memories: The Dutch Empire in Asia; The Dutch in Asia; Japan; Notes; CHAPTER NINE -- Indonesia: The Epitome of Colonialism and Imperialism; Background and History; The Dutch Legacy; Conclusion; Notes; CHAPTER TEN -- South Africa and the Apartheid Regime; Getting There
  • Background and HistoryInto South Africa; Notes; CHAPTER ELEVEN -- Back to the Origins: Geneva and the Protestant Reformation; The Reformation in Geneva; Travels in Geneva; Wrapping Up; Notes; CHAPTER TWELVE -- Struggling to Survive: The Reformed Tradition in Austro-Hungary; The History; Personal Travels; Conclusion; Notes; CHAPTER THIRTEEN -- Conclusion: The Dutch Diaspora in Its One and Many Parts; Travels and Adventures; The Hartz Thesis; Research Findings and Conjectures; Wrapping Up; Suggested Reading List; Index; About the Author
Control code
854977817
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (385 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780739154427
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
4fbba318-169a-45aa-9f31-b8e1d0c7491e
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)854977817

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