The Dutch seize Amboyna, Malaysia

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Historical Context Note

Dutch colonists seize the island of Ambon in Malaysia, which they make the headquarters of the Dutch East India Company.
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Editors. "The Dutch seize Amboyna, Malaysia". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15625, accessed 03 September 2014.]