Batavia in Nineteenth Century Photographs

Batavia in Nineteenth Century Photographs➤ [Epub] ➞ Batavia in Nineteenth Century Photographs By Scott Merrillees ➮ – Heartforum.co.uk This beautifully illustrated book focuses on the topographical photography of Batavia in the late th century Containing than old photographs of great historical value, maps and anecdotes about the bu This beautifully illustrated book focuses on the Nineteenth Century Kindle Ò topographical photography of Batavia in the late th century Containing thanold photographs of Batavia in PDF/EPUB ² great historical value, maps and anecdotes about the buildings captured in these images, the book takes us on a nostalgic journey in Nineteenth Century eBook ☆ back to the th centuryThe book, the result of eight years of research, shows us glimpses of people, the state of technological development, the thriving economic life, the social setting, and then landscape and aura of the place now known as Jakarta This book features a great many archival images that have never been published beforeThe appendices contain articles and illustrations on the photographers of th century Batavia, mainly Woodbury and Page, J A Meessen and the Netherlands Topographical Bureau, as well as notes on the text and a bibliography Large format, richly illustrated in colour.

Is a well known author, some of Nineteenth Century Kindle Ò his books are a fascination for readers like in the Batavia in Nineteenth Batavia in PDF/EPUB ² Century Photographs book, this is one of the most wanted Scott Merrillees author readers around the world.

Batavia in Nineteenth Century Photographs PDF ä
    Batavia in Nineteenth Century Photographs PDF ä technological development, the thriving economic life, the social setting, and then landscape and aura of the place now known as Jakarta This book features a great many archival images that have never been published beforeThe appendices contain articles and illustrations on the photographers of th century Batavia, mainly Woodbury and Page, J A Meessen and the Netherlands Topographical Bureau, as well as notes on the text and a bibliography Large format, richly illustrated in colour."/>
  • Hardcover
  • 282 pages
  • Batavia in Nineteenth Century Photographs
  • Scott Merrillees
  • English
  • 09 March 2017
  • 0700714367

10 thoughts on “Batavia in Nineteenth Century Photographs

  1. Christel says:

    Good choice of pictures, very well researched an written Some of the stories are very sad Like the vitcims of colonial justice on Fatahillah Square, or the young people coming to Batavia from Europe only to die from typhus or malaria And the 5000 Chinese, killed in 1740 They had to leave the town, built up Glodok, olny to meet the same fate in 1998 Jakarta never was a real beauty, but rather a sly business women Never mind, leave the showcase beauty to other cities Jakarta isabout Good choice of pictures, very well researched an written Some of the stories are very sad Like the vitcims of colonial justice on Fatahillah Square, or the young people coming to Batavia from Europe only to die from typhus or malaria And the 5000 Chinese, killed in 1740 They had to leave the town, built up Glodok, olny to meet the same fate in 1998 Jakarta never was a real beauty, but rather a sly business women Never mind, leave the showcase beauty to other cities Jakarta isabout resilience But the city looks definitelywalkable in the old pictures, than today

  2. Michael Heath-Caldwell says:

    Good quality book, historical photos of old Batavia before it became Jakarta A very airy, pared back style of architecture, European in a way adapted to the tropical climate of the area.

  3. Virgiezboy D& says:

    Good book its amazing pictutes

  4. Anindya Krisna says:

    Recently, I took a magical trip to nineteenth century Batavia through Scott Merrillees s book It s filled with sepia albumen prints of beautiful establishments built and once owned by the Dutch residing in Colonial Era Jakarta Sadly, nowadays most of the pretty buildings had been demolished, and new yet muchinelegant buildings have taken their places It s hard to believe Jakarta once looked just like other old European cities, minus the cobblestone streets But it s good to know what a Recently, I took a magical trip to nineteenth century Batavia through Scott Merrillees s book It s filled with sepia albumen prints of beautiful establishments built and once owned by the Dutch residing in Colonial Era Jakarta Sadly, nowadays most of the pretty buildings had been demolished, and new yet muchinelegant buildings have taken their places It s hard to believe Jakarta once looked just like other old European cities, minus the cobblestone streets But it s good to know what a lovely, young princess Jakarta once was

  5. Just Fatma says:

    Mulai lihat dari sampulnya aja gue udah pengen banget baca nih bukuBaguuuss banget, gak bosen deh Didalemnya lengkap banget ngedaftar bangunan bangunan tua di jakarta, sejarahnya sampai bangunan itu sekarang dijadikan apa dan letaknya dimana Ada komentar2 orang2 dulu mengenai bangunan itu juga yang dikutip dari koran2 jadul Foto2nya juga bagus2 banget Bisa ngebayangin Djakarta Tempo Doeloe.

  6. Arnold says:

    A stunning photgraphic history of old Batavia, now Jakarta, with wonderfull footnotes and a unique and remarkable selection of old photogarphs as the city used to be, mainly from the writer s private collection housed in his own gallery in Melbourbne, Australia Scott and his Indonesian wife live in Jakarta I am proud of my own copy signed and gifted to me by the author, a long time friend Available still in up market bookshops here and a stnning addition to anyone s collection

  7. Windry says:

    salah satu buku yang dapat digunakan sebagai referensi draft novel saya D mencoba membaca suatu aktivitas sehari hari bangsa indis dari ruang, arsitektur, furnitur dan elemen elemennya sok pintar yak saya, kekeke, macam Romo Mangun aja

  8. Wanda Kamarga says:

    many unseen before pictures of Batavia, such beautiful and comprehensive collection

  9. Aswil says:

    Excellent photo quality.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *