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A short history of British expansion.

James Williamson

A short history of British expansion.

by James Williamson

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Colonial companies.,
    • Great Britain -- Colonies -- History.,
    • Great Britain -- Commerce -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Other titlesBritish expansion.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA16 .W76
      The Physical Object
      Pagination v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6165560M
      LC Control Number54036573
      OCLC/WorldCa10220427

      Product Category: Books Title: A Short History of British Expansion (3rd ed) Authors: Williamson, J A Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Macmillan Publication Date: Signed: False First Edition: False Dust Jacket: False Condition: Very Good Classification Notes: An EX LIBRARY copy in VERY GOOD overall condition. May have some. Foreign affairs and colonial expansion 15 Economy 15 A The 20th century 15 Home affairs 15 Foreign affairs 16 Economy 17 Exercises 17 A.4 MAPS 18 A.5 INDEX AND GLOSSARY 24 B. A BRIEF SURVEY OF DEVELOPMENTS IN BRITISH CULTURE

      The history of the British Army spans over three and a half centuries since its founding in and involves numerous European wars, colonial wars and world wars. From the late 17th century until the midth century, the United Kingdom was the greatest economic and imperial power in the world, and although this dominance was principally achieved through the strength of the . The purpose of the Wve volumes of the Oxford History of the British Empire was to provide a comprehensive survey of the Empire from its beginning to end, to explore the meaning of British imperialism for the ruled as well as the rulers, and to study the signiWcance of the British Empire as a theme in world history. The volumes in the Companion.

        The Vikings were a group of Scandinavian seafaring warriors who left their homelands from around A.D. to the 11th century, and raided coastal towns. Over the next three centuries, they would. A History of Britain, Volume 2: The Wars of the British by Simon Schama, Hyperion Books, ISBN A History of Britain III: The Fate of Empire by Simon Schama The British Isles: A History of Four Nations by Hugh Kearney, Cambridge University Press 2nd edition , ISBN


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