Call No. [Page No.]: DS708 .M63 [p. 79]
Document Type: Document
Category: Asia - China Collection
In the 17th century, after achieving independence from Spain, the Netherlands entered its Golden Age, a period of great wealth and power that was based on trade with the East. Atlas Chinensis, originally written in Dutch, recounts two embassies of the Dutch East India Company to China. It provides detailed descriptions of geography and the customs, social life, and government of the people.
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