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Stories of the British Empire, for young folks and busy folks
Agnes Maule Machar
|LC Classifications||DA16 M15 1914|
In his brilliant new book, A Long Darkness: The British Empire in India, bestselling author Shashi Tharoor writes with great insight and scholarship about the iniquities attendant on Britain’s colonization of are numerous books about aspects of the British Raj, there are several that extol the virtues of Empire, there are other books that touch upon the excesses of the East India.
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The territories forming this colossus ranged from tiny islands to vast segments of the world's major continental land masses, and included Australia, South Africa, India, and Canada.
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The British Empire was always about more than just ruling lands or colouring the map red; it was a state of mind, a set of beliefs and ideals and a way of looking at the world and making sense of it. It is no surprise, therefore, that it left its mark in literature and the arts and that we can use these as a way of tracing its impact and influence.
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Empire's Children explores the way that British imperialist tendencies lingered into children's texts well into the : M. Daphne Kutzer. The British Empire poem by Francis Duggan.
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Browse The Independent’s complete collection of articles and commentary on British Empire. CU – Contribute to the support of positive environments for children and young people A positive environment is a setting that supports the children and young people who attend it to achieve their full potential in a challenging and achievable fashion.
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The strength of the British Empire was underpinned by the steamship and the telegraph – new technologies invented during Queen Victoria’s reign.
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Illustrated with color plates and dozens of black and white engravings throughout the text. "Ten Books That Shaped the British Empire is a collection of engaging essays by an impressive group of contributors.
The volume coheres around the political mobilization of print cultures by the British Empire's various constituent communities, and that coherence is reinforced by each essay's concentration on a single book.
Ladybird Histories: British History has little to say directly about the British Empire (empire is not listed as a subject in the index, and commonwealth, which is included, refers only to the period of Britain under Oliver Cromwell), but some of what it does say is disturbing.
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With All About History’s Book of the British Empire, explore a controversial period in world history and grasp the lasting impact this dominating power has had on the modern world, all through amazing images, illustrations and articles.
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With a sensibility that recalls her beloved screen characters, including Katherine, the NASA Brand: Simon & Schuster. If the Empire and The Federation exist in the same universe, the two are usually at war, just recovering from a war, or dangerously close to getting into one (the latter two often coincide).
If The Republic is a separate entity alongside The Federation, you'll usually find them taking shots at one another prior to forming a pact against the Empire; they could've been longstanding rivals, they.
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