Dutch and Malay accounts of the conflicts known as the Banjar War, 1859-1905
Date: 19th century
Original Language: Dutch
In order to situate works on Christian-Muslim relations related to the Banjar War, it is necessary briefly to outline the historical context in which they were written.
Almost at the same time as the Portuguese arrived in the Malay Archipelago (Malakka 1511, Ternate 1522), the princedom of Banjar accepted Islam as its official religion. In…