Empire and Science in the Making

Dutch Colonial Scholarship in Comparative Global Perspective, 1760-1830
Author(s): 
Boomgaard, Peter
ISBN: 
9781137334015
Date published: 
October 2013
Hardback
Price: 
£60.00

Drawing on extensive new research, and bringing much new scholarship before English readers for the first time, this wide-ranging volume examines how knowledge was created and circulated throughout the Dutch Empire, and how these processes compared with those of the Imperial Britain, Spain, and Russia.