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Building the British Empire

James Truslow Adams

Building the British Empire

to the end of the first empire.

by James Truslow Adams

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Published by C. Scribner"s sons, C. Scribner"s sons, ltd. in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- History,
  • Great Britain -- Colonies -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Vol. 1 of a work of which v. 2 has title: Empire on the seven seas: the British empire, 1784-1939.

    StatementBy James Truslow Adams.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi p., 1 l., 438 p.
    Number of Pages438
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13547855M
    LC Control Number38027703

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      Rudyard Kipling is widely understood to be a strong defender of the British Empire. However, Kipling’s prose piece, ‘The Man Who Would Be King’, reveals a deeper ambiguity about the Empire, exposing many of the flaws that lay at the heart of the imperial expansion. In this first study of the relationship between Freemasonry and British imperialism, Harland-Jacobs takes readers on a journey across two centuries and five continents, demonstrating that from the moment it left Britain’s shores, Freemasonry proved central to the building and cohesion of the British Empire.

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Author: Created by brosser Preview. Created: | Updated: A brand new scheme of work that is focussing our Year 8s more on future GCSE style content (specifically AQA new GCSE Migration, Empires and the People) L2 - How did the English start taking over America. It is far more comprehensive and inclusive: although inevitably, given the huge legacy of empire building, also selective and particular.

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That "if you had to", however, is a crucial : Bernard Porter. And for many British historians, the British Empire was preeminent in achieving all this. As Niall Ferguson put it in his book Empire, “no organization in history has done more to promote the free movement of goods, capital and labour than the British Empire.

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