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British in West Sumatra (1685-1825) A selection of documents, mainly from the East India Company records preserved in the India Office Library, Commonwealth Relations Office, London.

John Sturgus Bastin

British in West Sumatra (1685-1825) A selection of documents, mainly from the East India Company records preserved in the India Office Library, Commonwealth Relations Office, London.

by John Sturgus Bastin

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Published by University of Malaya Press in Kuala Lumpur .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sumatera Barat, Indonesia -- History -- Sources

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsEast India Company., India Office Library.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS646.1 B35
    The Physical Object
    Pagination209p.
    Number of Pages209
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14806300M

    The British West Sumatran Presidency, problems of early colonial enterprise by J. Kathirithamby-Wells Bumbling Through Sumatra by Tom Schmidt Capitalism and Confrontation in Sumatra's Plantation Belt, by Ann Laura Stoler. On average, 3-star hotels in West Sumatra cost £26 per night, and 4-star hotels in West Sumatra are £41 per night. If you're looking for something really special, a 5-star hotel in West Sumatra can on average be found for £18 per night (based on prices).

    The History of Sumatra book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. William Marsden ( ) spent his youth working for the E /5. Throughout the colonial era, Sumatra saw almost every foreign power stake a claim in its resources: the Dutch based themselves in the West Sumatran port of Padang, the British ruled in Bencoolen (now Bengkulu), American traders monopolised pepper exports from Aceh, and the Chinese exploited tin reserves on the islands of Bangka and Belitung.

    Sumatran definition, a large island in the W part of Indonesia. , sq. mi. (, sq. km). See more. West Sumatra has a coastline where the capital is situated. The hinterland is a range of high mountains, which dip into picturesque valleys and lakes. Amongst them are the remnants of the old Minangkabau kingdom of Pagaruyung, (the art centers for silver, hand-weaving, embroidery and woodcarving).


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British in West Sumatra (1685-1825) A selection of documents, mainly from the East India Company records preserved in the India Office Library, Commonwealth Relations Office, London by John Sturgus Bastin Download PDF EPUB FB2

The British in West Sumatra book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. Genre/Form: History Sources: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bastin, John Sturgus, British in West Sumatra (). Kuala Lumpur, University of Malaya Press, Get this from a library.

Indonesian legal history: British West Sumatra, [John Ball]. West Sumatra (Indonesian: Sumatera Barat) is a province of d on the west coast of the island of Sumatra, the province had a estimated population of 5, across an area of 42, km 2. The province includes the Mentawai Islands off the coast and borders the provinces of North Sumatra to the north, Riau and Jambi to the east, and Bengkulu to the Capital and largest city: Padang.

British Bencoolen was a British possession extending along the southwestern coast of Sumatra centered on the area of what is now Bengkulu British East India Company (EIC) established a presence there inand in the EIC built Fort Marlborough there, as local datoo allowed EIC to build the fort in order to protect them from the Dutch.

Today part of: Indonesia. Indonesian legal history: British West Sumatra, [Ball, John] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Indonesian legal history: British West Sumatra, British in West Sumatra book British in West Sumatra (): a Selection of Documents, Mainly From the East India Company Records in.

[John, editor Bastin, maps, charts. Illustrated by Photos] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : editor Bastin, John. Top West Sumatra Islands: See reviews and photos of islands in West Sumatra, Indonesia on Tripadvisor. Sumatra, known also as Sumatera, is the sixth largest island in the is in western is to the west of the Sunda Islands, and is bordered by the Indian a contains the provinces of Daerah Istimewa Aceh, Riau, Riau Islands, Bangka Belitung Islands, Jambi, Bengkulu, Lampung, North Sumatra, South Sumatra, and West : Banten, Central Java, East Java.

There are hotels in West Sumatra you can book on What hotels in West Sumatra have nice views. SPOT ON Hotel Penginapan Cemara Syariah, OYO Puri Gevana Residence, and Eka's Bungalows in West Sumatra have received great reviews for the views from their hotel rooms.

In Sumatra Barat (West Sumatra), fertile uplands ring jungle-clad volcanoes, waterfalls cascade into deep ravines and nature takes a breath in deep, still lakes. Rainforest still clings to the steepest slopes, while rice, tapioca, cinnamon and coffee bring in the wealth.

South Sumatra (Jawi: سومترا سلتن, Indonesian: Sumatera Selatan, abbreviated as Sumsel) is a province of is located on the southeast of the island of Sumatra, The province sp km 2 (35, sq mi) and had a population of 7, at the Census and 8, at the Census; the latest official estimate is 8, (as at mid ).Capital and largest city: Palembang.

Richard Davies' Sumatra’s Westkust includes The British in West Sumatra Bencoolen, Fort Marlborough. This site contains many names. This site contains many names.

"The East India Company slaving voyage of Nicholas Skottowe" by Professor Huw Bowen 09 January British Library Untold lives nates: °S °E. It seems strange to me to see "Malacca" and "Penang" listed under "British east indies" when wiki lists them under "Straits Settlements"and Malacca is a state of Malaysia on the west coast.

It was settled from Sumatra in the 's, occupied by the Portuguese in West Sumatra Tourism: Tripadvisor reviews of West Sumatra Hotels, Attractions, and Restaurants making it your best West Sumatra resource. Sumatra An Endangered Island. Sumatra (SOO-mah-TRAH), also known as Sumatera locally, straddles the is heavily forested and rich with rare wildlife.

Numerous large reserves and preservation areas have been set aside, which makes the island ideal for ecotourism. The mountains in the west and the swampy plains in the east define Sumatra’s landscape.

This is the first work to systematically examine the British occupation of Indonesia after the Second World War. The occupation by British-Indian forces between and bridged the gap between the surrender of Japan and the resumption of Dutch rule, and this book is a reappraisal of the conduct on the ground of that British Occupation.

Hollow Tree’s Resort is located on Sipora Island in the Mentawai Islands, West Sumatra, Indonesia. With white sandy beaches, brilliant blue waters and about 10 of the world’s finest waves in the vicinity, Mentawai’s has, by no accident, become an ever expanding and popular holiday destination for surfers and eco-tourists from all walks of life.

Sumatra is an elongated landmass spanning a diagonal northwest-southeast axis. The Indian Ocean borders the west, northwest, and southwest coasts of Sumatra with the island chain of Simeulue, Nias, Mentawai and Enggano off the western coast.

In the northeast the narrow Strait of Malacca separates the island from the Malay Peninsula, which is an extension of the Area:km² (, sq mi). Definitions of West Sumatra, synonyms, antonyms, derivatives of West Sumatra, analogical dictionary of West Sumatra (English)• Governor: Irwan Prayitno.

Padang, kota (city), capital of West Sumatra (Sumatera Barat) propinsi (or provinsi; province), is the chief port on Sumatra’s western coast and is the main city of the Minangkabau people of West Sumatra.

It was the site of Dutch settlements early in the 17th century, and warehouses and a small fort were erected there in The book tells the story of officers and men of the Honourable East India Company's army who served at the settlements on the west coast of Sumatra.

The growing market for spices in Europe led the Company to expand its activities in the east and as a result a trading post was established at Bencoolen in for the acquisition of pepper.Islam is the most adhered religion in West Sumatra, a province of Indonesia, embraced by % of the whole percentage of Muslim population increases to % if excludes the Mentawai Islands, where the majority of the non-Muslim West Sumatrans reside.

Denomination among Islam in West Sumatra is predominantly Sunni Islam, and there is a .