Colonial warfare and indigenous resistance, 1815-1910

Further reading

Heijboer, Pierre, Klamboes, klewangs, klapperbomen: Indie gewonnen en verloren. Haarlem: De Haan, 1977.

Locher-Scholten, Elsbeth, ‘Dutch expansion in the Indonesian Archipelago around 1900 and theimperialism debate', Journal of Southeast Asian Studies 25, no.1 (Mar 1994), pp. 91-111.

Moor, J.A. de, ‘Warmakers in the archipelago: Dutch expeditions in nineteenth century Indonesia', in Jaap de Moor and H.L. Wesseling, eds., Imperialism and war: essays on colonial wars in Asia and Africa. Leiden: E.J. Brill and Universitaire pers Leiden, 1989. 50-71.

Wesseling, H.L., ‘The giant that was a dwarf, or the strange history of Dutch imperialism', Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History 16, no.3 (May 1988), pp. 58-70.

Tagliacozzo, Eric, ‘Tropical spaces, frozen frontiers: the evolution of border-enforcement in nineteenth-century insular Southeast Asia', in, Paul H. Kratoska et al., eds. Locating Southeast Asia: geographies of knowledge and politics of space. Singapore: Singapore University Press, 2005, pp. 149-174.

Map number from Cribb, Historical Atlas of Indonesia (2000)


Year span

1815 - 1910