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Max Havelaar

Multatuli

Max Havelaar

or, The coffee sales of the Netherlands Trading Company, by Multatuli (1860).

by Multatuli

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by A.A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Netherlands -- Colonies -- East Indies.,
  • Indonesia -- Politics and government.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranslated from the Dutch by W. Sienbenhaar. With an introd. by D.H. Lawrence.
    SeriesThe Blue jade library
    ContributionsSiebenhaar, W., Lawrence, D. H. 1885-1930.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 312, [1] p.
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19835323M

      Max Havelaar by MULTATULI ( - ) Genre(s): Literary Fiction Read by: Anna Simon in Dutch Chapters: - 01 - Eerste hoofdstuk - 02 - Tweede hoofdstuk - . Max Havelaar: Or the Coffee Auctions of the Dutch Trading Company (Dutch: Max Havelaar, of de koffi-veilingen der Nederlandsche Handel-Maatschappy) is an novel by Multatuli (the pen name of Eduard Douwes Dekker), which played a key role in shaping and modifying Dutch colonial policy in the Dutch East Indies in the nineteenth and early twentieth century.

      Max Havelaar did not reach a wide readership, thus did not shift the public’s opinions about the Dutch East Indies, until the first English translation in By then (as Benedict Anderson has pointed out), purely on the profits raised on the backs of the Indonesian peasant, the Dutch East India Company had cleared its decades-old debt. Max Havelaar Multatuli Multatuli set out to write a book condemning the behaviour of the Dutch authorities in the Indies, at the end of the book he confesses that he wrote the book to be read by the Dutch authorities and to ask King William III if he agreed with the maltreatment of more than thirty million subjects in the Kings name/5.

    Max Havelaar | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. Max Havelaar. by Multatuli,Adrien-Jacques Nieuwenhuis, Henri Crisafulli. Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *Brand: JR.


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Max Havelaar: Or the Coffee Auctions of the Dutch Trading Company (), a historical novel by Eduard Douwes “Multatuli” Dekker, follows a Dutchman who fights against the corrupt Dutch government and its poor colonial policies.

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Partly autobiographical, it concerns the vain efforts of an enlightened official in Indonesia to expose the Dutch exploitation of the natives.