Empire : how Britain made the modern world

Published
  • London : Penguin 2004
Physical description
xxviii, 422 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), facsims. (some col.), maps, ports. (some col.) ; 20 cm.
ISBN
  • 9780141007540 (pbk.)
  • 0141007540 (pbk.)
Notes
  • TV tie-in.
  • Originally published: London: Allen Lane, 2003.
  • Published in USA as Empire : the rise and demise of the British world order and the lessons for global power
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 389-405) and index.
  • Other format: Also available in printed form ISBN 9780141007540
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Askews and Holts. Mode of access: World Wide Web.
  • Originally published: London : Allen Lane, 2003.
  • Provenance : presented by the Commonwealth Linking Trust to Jill Dilks, 15 April 2003 (inscr. on flyleaf); presented by Professor David Dilks, 2015.
  • Review/s: Chris Harvie, New Welsh Review, 62 (Winter 2003), 118-119.
Contents
  • Why Britain? -- White plague -- The mission -- Heaven's breed -- Maxim force -- Empire for sale.
Genre
  • History.
  • text
Language
  • English

Summary

  • Book to accompany the Channel4 television series.
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