|locations from The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet|
Con Twomey, the Irishman, is from Cork
Marinus studies with Linnaeus
The next stop of the sloop that picks up Baert.
Jacob is posted here before being "rescued" by Vorstenbosch
A tortoise from Diego Garcia is kept in the antechamber of bottles.
The Kew Letters ("Kew Memorandum") issued from the Dutch House at Kew Palace
Jack Thatcher gets the clap
Above Cape Town, between Lion's Head and Signal Hill
Van Cleef's Uncle Theo takes apartments in a villa
Wren calls Nagasaki "an anchorage the equal of Port Mahon"
The East India docks, London
Jacob works "a short walk downriver from the East India docks"
Fort William, Kolkata
The principal base of the English East India Company
The Phoebus passes by Torinoshima
Penhaligon plucks six Hanoverians off a whaler
Penhalion presses a landsman
Vortenbosch meets for two hours with the Governor-General in the old fort at Batavia, now Jakarta
Arie Grote is awakened by a boa constrictor
Nieuwe Kirk, Amsterdam
Grote meets Duke van Eys, the East Indies Company recruiter, while sitting on the steps
The Shenandoah anchors and Christian artifacts are collected
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Eelattu, the Doctor's servant, is from Colombo, Ceylon
Jacob's father lives in the parsonage on Church Street in Domburg
Captain Lacy fights at the Battle of Bunker Hill
Grote wooes a promising young heiress in her town house
Neeltje's father works as a beer porter
About 400 nautical miles west of Ushant
Baert fights in the Third Battle of Ushant on the "Glorious First of June"
The Rapenburg, Leiden
Left on a doorstep in Leiden, young Marinus walks up and down the Rapenburg to stay warm
Goede Accord plantation (approx. location)
Fischer is attacked at Goed Accord, a plantation on the Connewina, two days upriver from Paramaribo
Where the Commewina meets the Ottica
Fort Sommelsdyk ("Fort Ommelsdyck"), where Fischer escapes to from Goed Accord
Marinus, Hemmij and Van Cleef attend a court embassy with the Shogun
Jacob's sister marries the schoolmaster