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The Resource Unfinished empire : the global expansion of Britain, John Darwin

Unfinished empire : the global expansion of Britain, John Darwin

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Unfinished empire : the global expansion of Britain
Title
Unfinished empire
Title remainder
the global expansion of Britain
Statement of responsibility
John Darwin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tracing the British Empire's beginnings and decline and its extraordinary range of forms of rule, from settler colonies to island enclaves, a one-volume history of Britain's imperium reveals how the modern world came into being
Writing style
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10153716
Cataloging source
DLC
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Darwin, John
Dewey number
909/.097124107
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DA16
LC item number
.D34 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Commonwealth countries
  • Imperialism
  • Decolonization
Target audience
adult
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the global expansion of Britain
Label
Unfinished empire : the global expansion of Britain, John Darwin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Allen Lane, 2012
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 403-456) and index
Contents
Imagining empire -- Making contact -- Taking possession -- Settling in -- Resorting to war -- Traffic and trade -- Ruling methods -- Acts of rebellion -- Converts and cultures -- Defending empire -- Ending empire -- The last and largest empire?
Control code
2012038105
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xiv, 478 p.
Isbn
9781620400371
Lccn
2012038105
Other physical details
maps
Label
Unfinished empire : the global expansion of Britain, John Darwin
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Allen Lane, 2012
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 403-456) and index
Contents
Imagining empire -- Making contact -- Taking possession -- Settling in -- Resorting to war -- Traffic and trade -- Ruling methods -- Acts of rebellion -- Converts and cultures -- Defending empire -- Ending empire -- The last and largest empire?
Control code
2012038105
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xiv, 478 p.
Isbn
9781620400371
Lccn
2012038105
Other physical details
maps

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