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Three victories and a defeat : the rise and fall of the first British Empire, 1714-1783

Author: Brendan Simms
Publisher: London : Penguin Books, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tells the story of Britain's scramble to world power in the 18th century and how, through hubris and incompetence, it lost almost everything it had gained.

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Brendan Simms
ISBN: 0140289844 9780140289848
OCLC Number: 319213140
Notes: Publ. à l'origine: London: Allen Lane, 2007.
Description: xvii, 801 p. : ill., cartes ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Brendan Simms.

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