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

Unfinished empire : the global expansion of Britain, John Darwin

Label
Unfinished empire : the global expansion of Britain
Title
Unfinished empire
Title remainder
the global expansion of Britain
Statement of responsibility
John Darwin
Title variation
Global expansion of Britain
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The enormous influence of the British Empire cannot be escaped. It has shaped the world in countless ways, repopulating continents, carving out nations, imposing its language, technology and values. For perhaps two centuries its existence, expansion, and final collapse could be seen as the single largest determinant of historical events
Cataloging source
DLC
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
Label
Unfinished empire : the global expansion of Britain, John Darwin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Allen Lane, 2012
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
ocn795175015
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xiv, 478 pages
Isbn
9781620400371
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012038105
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)795175015
Label
Unfinished empire : the global expansion of Britain, John Darwin
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Allen Lane, 2012
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
ocn795175015
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xiv, 478 pages
Isbn
9781620400371
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012038105
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)795175015

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