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by Sarah Searight
Pages: 215 pages
Category: Historical Study & Educational Resources
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson; First Edition edition (1969)
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Material type: BookSeries: A Social history of the British overseas. Publisher: New York, Atheneum, 1970 Description: xvi, 215 p. illus.
Material type: BookSeries: A Social history of the British overseas. 25 c. ubject(s): British - Middle East Middle East - Relations - Great Britain Great Britain - Relations - Middle East DDC classification: 30. 956041. Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title.
The British Overseas Territories (BOTs) or United Kingdom Overseas Territories (UKOTs) are fourteen territories under the jurisdiction and sovereignty of the United Kingdom. They are remnants of the British Empire that have not been granted independence or have voted to remain British territories. These territories do not form part of the United Kingdom and, with the exception of Gibraltar, are not part of the European Union.
British manufacturing production, it has been argued, received the additional stimulus of a large overseas . He specialises in the social and economic history of Britain and her colonies, primarily in the 18th century, and in music history
British manufacturing production, it has been argued, received the additional stimulus of a large overseas trading bowl, that induced producers to increase productivity and introduce new technologies to meet this additional demand. Modern studies have shown that the net drain to the British economy from protecting the British Caribbean colonies, or from participating in the East India trade, have been exaggerated. He specialises in the social and economic history of Britain and her colonies, primarily in the 18th century, and in music history.
The historiography of the British Empire refers to the studies, sources, critical methods and interpretations used by scholars to develop a history of Britain's empire. Historians and their ideas are the focus here; specific lands and historical dates and episodes are covered in the article on the British Empire.
to withstand the British, but also highlights the relative failure of the Company to transform India.
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Best British & English History Books. Greatest British Politics Books. Best Chinese, Japanese and Korean History Books. Greatest Latin American History Books. One of the major internationally recognised works on the international politics of the Middle East, this book systematically combines International Relations theory and Middle East case studies to provide a macro overview of the international relations of the region. The book has been widely used at both undergraduate.
Large parts of the Middle East became a warground between the Ottomans and Iranian Safavids for centuries starting in the . A Western dependence on Middle Eastern oil and the decline of British influence led to a growing American interest in the region
Large parts of the Middle East became a warground between the Ottomans and Iranian Safavids for centuries starting in the early 16th century. By 1700, the Ottomans had been driven out of Hungary and the balance of power along the frontier had shifted decisively in favor of the West. The British also established effective control of the Persian Gulf, and the French extended their influence into Lebanon and Syria. A Western dependence on Middle Eastern oil and the decline of British influence led to a growing American interest in the region. During the 1920s, 1930s, and 1940s, Syria and Egypt made moves towards independence.
The Middle-Ages in British History (1066-1485). Britain fought in two world wars. Many profound changes occurred in English social and political life, as was the case throughout most of Europe and America in the 20th century. Key facts: England was ruled by the Norman French. This last century of ours, the 20th century, really requires a separate textbook to fully understand all the important changes that have taken place. Although Great Britain is now radically different from its pre-20th century history, it still has many influences from the past.
Social history is at last ceasing to be the Cinderella of scholarship . Colley, Linda, ‘The Politics of Eighteenth-Century British History’, Journal of British Studies, 25 (London, 1986).
Social history is at last ceasing to be the Cinderella of scholarship, and these fine volumes will do much to help raise it to its rightful place in the palace of academe. Brown, K. A Social History of the Nonconformist Ministry in England and Wales 1800–1930 (Oxford, 1988).