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 Acehnese, Dutch and Malay authors on the Aceh War (1873-1903)
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Acehnese, Dutch and Malay authors on the Aceh War (1873-1903)

Date: 1873-1903

Original Language: Dutch, Malay and Acehnese

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According to the Anglo-Dutch Treaty of London of 1824, the Sultanate of Aceh, in the north-western region of the island of Sumatra, lay outside the colonial sphere. However, in 1871 a new treaty between the two colonial powers gave the British the African Gold Coast, while the Dutch received a free hand to mov…

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Steenbrink, Karel, “ Acehnese, Dutch and Malay authors on the Aceh War (1873-1903)”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 22 January 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_31087>



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