Airliners Since 1946 (The Pocket encyclopaedia of world by Kenneth Munson

By Kenneth Munson

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Decent, uncomplicated part and best photographs of airliners and gives uncomplicated information approximately eighty outfitted among 1946 and the mid 1960s.

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Since 1840, The Netherlands had formally pursued a policy of strict neutrality. Informally, however, it was bound to Great Britain. As one of the smaller European powers, it was not able to defend its territory in Europe as well as its colossal colonial empire in Asia. Silently, The Netherlands trusted in the protection of the British in Asia. When, around 1900, the British hegemony in Asia started to crumble, the Dutch were alarmed. A procession of Dutch committees studied the defense of the colony.

0 Introduction Peter Post The establishment of Japan’s military rule in the Netherlands East Indies was the outcome of a long process of social change in colonial Southeast Asia. Ever since the country’s early modernization and its victory over Russia in 1905, Japan had caught the attention of Southeast Asians who looked at it as an alternative model for modernity and one of economic opportunity, and admired it for being the first Asian country to successfully challenge white supremacy and Western imperialism.

Ever since the country’s early modernization and its victory over Russia in 1905, Japan had caught the attention of Southeast Asians who looked at it as an alternative model for modernity and one of economic opportunity, and admired it for being the first Asian country to successfully challenge white supremacy and Western imperialism. This prewar Japanese challenge has been mainly studied from political and military perspectives. However, pre-war change in Southeast Asia and the Netherlands East Indies as a result of increasing Japanese presence was far more complex and dynamic and should necessarily include economic and cultural perspectives.

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