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history of the British Empire in the nineteenth century.

by Marcus Robert Phipps Dorman

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Published by Kegan Paul, Trench, Trübner in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- History -- 19th century

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA530 D67
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13997275M

    A monumental history of the nineteenth century, The Transformation of the World offers a panoramic and multifaceted portrait of a world in transition. Jürgen Osterhammel, an eminent scholar who has been called the Braudel of the nineteenth century, moves beyond conventional Eurocentric and chronological accounts of the era, presenting instead a truly global history of . The British Empire Category: 19th century The growth of the British Empire was due in large part to the ongoing competition for resources and mar­kets which existed over a period of centuries between England and other European countries — Spain, France, and Holland.

      The British Empire in the nineteenth century, its progress and expansion at home and abroad ; comprising a description and history of the British colonies and denpendencies by Sanderson, Edgar, d. Pages: Charles Upchurch received his Ph.D. in modern British history from Rutgers University (). His research focuses on nineteenth-century British gender, social, and political history, and his teaching fields include modern Britain, the British Empire, modern Europe, gender history, and the history of sexuality.

      The Oxford History of the British Empire is a major new assessment of the Empire in the light of recent scholarship and the progressive opening of historical records. From the founding of colonies in North America and the West Indies in the seventeenth century to the reversion of Hong Kong to China at the end of the twentieth, British /5(34).   Volume III of The Oxford History of the British Empire covers the long nineteenth century, from the achievement of American independence in the s to the eve of world war in This was the period of Britain's greatest expansion as Brand: OUP Oxford.


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Great Britain made its first tentative efforts to establish overseas settlements in the 16th century. Maritime expansion, driven by commercial ambitions and by competition with France, accelerated in the 17th century and resulted in the establishment of settlements in North America and the West there were British.

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Volume II of the Oxford History of the British Empire examines the history of British worldwide expansion from the Glorious Revolution of to the end of the Napoleonic Wars, a crucial phase in the creation of the modern British Empire.

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From the founding of colonies in North America and the West Indies in the seventeenth century to the reversion of Hong Kong to China at the end of the twentieth, British imperialism was a catalyst for far.

This chapter explores, from a metropolitan perspective, the government's approach to the expansion of British influence beyond the territorial British Empire in the mid-nineteenth century, and the nature of the relationship that developed between Britain and several regions where such expansion occurred.

It primarily concentrates on economics because commercial and financial. The British Empire comprised the dominions, colonies, protectorates, mandates, and other territories ruled or administered by the United Kingdom and its predecessor states.

It originated with the overseas possessions and trading posts established by England between the late 16th and early 18th centuries. At its height, it was the largest empire in history and, for over a.

Then, in the mid-nineteenth century, mutiny was afoot; the Indian people who had become slaves to their British masters, could take no more, prompting the end of the great trading company.

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