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By James E Olson

As historians evaluation the twentieth century, the cave in of the ecu empires will doubtless be considered as seminal occasions. Of all of the eu empires, the British empire was once the main large and such a lot enduring. This historic dictionary is an invaluable resource of data at the empire from its beginnings within the 1600s to its cave in within the twentieth century. overlaying the whole geographical expanse of the empire, it comprises entries at the colonies, the folk who performed a task within the empire, and the most important occasions within the background of the empire.

Covering the full geographical expanse of the empire, the ebook comprises entries at the colonies, the folk who performed a job within the empire, the wars and treaties affecting the empire, and the key occasions in its background. each one access contains resources of extra details, and the paintings contains a chosen bibliography and a finished index.

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