The Netherlands Indies and the Great War, 1914-1918 (Verhandelingen Van Het Koninklijk Instituut Voor Taal-, Land- En Volkenkunde) by Kees Van Dijk
English | Mar. 2008 | ISBN: 9067183083 | 689 Pages | PDF | 11 MB
World War I had just broken out, but colonial authorities in the Netherlands Indies heaved a sigh of relief. The colonial export sector had not collapsed and war offered new economic prospects; representatives from the Islamic nationalist movement had not seized upon the occasion to incite unrest.