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 Javanese court chronicles on the rising power of the Dutch
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Javanese court chronicles on the rising power of the Dutch, 17th and 18th centuries

Date: 17th and 18th centuries

Original Language: Javanese

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This entry concentrates on Javanese works produced for the major courts of the Sultanate of Mataram, located in the Yogyakarta-Surakarta area. These court chronicles were not written for entertainment, devotion or moral edification, unlike the many works on Muslim romantic figures such as Amir H…

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Steenbrink, Karel, “ Javanese court chronicles on the rising power of the Dutch”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 August 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_30546>



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