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Britain and Decolonisation : the retreat from Empire in the post-war world

As the greatest imperial power before 1939 Britain played a leading role in the great post-war shift in the relationship between the West and the Third World which we call 'decolonisation'. Was nationalism in colonial societies or indifference in Britain the key factor in the dissolution of the British Empire?
Print Book, English, 1988
Palgrave Macmillan, New-York, 1988