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The Cambridge history of the British Empire

Author: J Holland Rose; Arthur Percival Newton; E A Benians; Henry Dodwell
Publisher: Cambridge [England] : The University Press, 1929-1959.
Series: Cambridge history of India, v.6.
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Cambridge history of the British Empire.
Cambridge [Eng.] The University Press, 1929-
(OCoLC)560062566
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J Holland Rose; Arthur Percival Newton; E A Benians; Henry Dodwell
ISBN: 0521356210 9780521356213
OCLC Number: 1473561
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: 8 volumes in 9 ; 25 cm
Contents: v. 1. The old empire from the beginnings to 1783 --
Introduction / Charles Lucas --
England and the opening of the Atlantic / J.A. Williamson --
The beginnings of English colonisation, 1569-1618 / A.P. Newton --
Sea power. The spirit of adventure / J. Holland Rose ; National security and expansion, 1580-1660 / J. Holland Rose --
The great emigration, 1618-1648 / A.P. Newton --
International law and the outer world, 1450-1648 / A. Pearce Higgins --
The beginnings of an imperial policy, 1649-1660 / J.A. Williamson --
The colonies after the Restoration, 1660-1713 / J.A. Williamson --
The acts of trade / Charles M. Andrews --
Rivalry for colonial power, 1660-1713 / W.F. Reddaway --
The West Indies and the Spanish-American trade, 1713-1748 / Lillian M. Penson --
Rivalry for colonial power, 1714-1748 / W.F. Reddaway --
The development of the colonies under the first Georges, 1714-1755 / Cecil Headlam --
The government of the empire, 1660-1763 / Charles M. Andrews --
The English slave trade and the African settlements / Eveline C. Martin --
The Seven Years' War / W.F. Reddaway --
The Peace of Paris / H.W.V. Temperley --
Sea power and expansion, 1660-1763 / J. Holland Rose --
The growth of international law, maritime rights and colonial titles, 1643-1763 / A. Pearce Higgins --
Mercantilism and the colonies / J.F. Rees --
The Constitution and the EMPIRE : from Bacon to Blackstone / J. Ewing --
Imperial reconstruction / Cecil Headlam --
The constitutional struggle with the American colonies, 1765-1776 / Cecil Headlam --
International relations in the colonial sphere, 1763-1783 / Cecil Headlam --
The War of the American Revolution, 1775-1782 / C.T. Atkinson --
The American Revolution and British politics, 1776-1783 / Cecil Headlam --
The literature and social life of the old empire / H.E. Egerton. v. 2. The growth of the new empire, 1783-1870 --
The beginnings of the new empire, 1783-1793 / E.A. Benians --
The conflict with revolutionary France, 1793-1802 / J. Holland Rose --
The struggle with Napoleon, 1803-1815 / J. Holland Rose --
The new imperial system, 1783-1815 / Vincent Harlow --
The abolition of the slave trade / R. Coupland --
The Industrial Revolution and the colonies, 1783-1822 / J.H. Clapham --
Anglo-French colonial rivalry, 1815-1848 / W.F. Reddaway --
Colonial problems and colonial policy, 1815-1837 / Paul Knaplund --
The emancipation of the slaves, 1807-1838 / W.L. Mathieson --
Colonial self-government, 1838-1852 / J.R.M. Butler --
The movement towards free trade, 1820-1853 / C.R. Fay --
Problems of settlement. Transportation / Ernest Scott ; Emigration and land policy, 1815-1873 / J.L. Morison --
The development of the Crown Colonies, 1815-1845. The sugar colonies ; The Bahamas, Bermuda, British Honduras ; Ceylon / C.W. Guillebaud --
International colonial rivalry. The New World, 1815-1870 / A.P. Newton ; Great Britain and France, 1848-1870 / W.F. Reddaway --
The routes to the East, 1815-1870 / E.A. Walker --
The Straits Settlements, 1815-1863 / H.H. Dodwell --
The exploration of Africa, 1783-1870 / E. Heawood --
British enterprise in tropical Africa, 1783-1870 / A.P. Newton --
Colonial self-government, 1852-1870 / E.A. Benians --
The Crown Colonies, 1845-1870. The sugar colonies ; The Bahamas, Bermuda, British Honduras ; Ceylon / C.W. Guillebaud --
Free trade and commercial expansion, 1853-1870. Trade and communications ; Banking and investment / H.J. Habakkuk --
Imperial defence, 1815-1870 / W.C.B. Tunstall --
International law and the growth of the Empire, 1783-1870 / A. Pearce Higgins. v. 3. The Empire-Commonwealth, 1870-1919 / general editors: E.A. Benians, James Butler, C.E. Carrington --
The Empire in the new age, 1870-1919 / E.A. Benians --
Imperial questions in British politics, 1868-1880 / J.R.M. Butler --
The opening of tropical Africa, 1870-1885 / J. Simmons --
International rivalry in the colonial sphere, 1869-1885 / F.H. Hinsley --
Imperial problems in British politics, 1880-1895. Outlooks on empire ; Domestic factors in imperial policy ; South African problems in British politics ; Australasian questions ; Problems of Indian security ; Dissensions over Egypt ; Unionism and imperialism ; Consolidationist policy in tropical Africa ; Expansionist strategy and the charter policy ; Problems of imperial unity ; British imperialism / R.E. Robinson --
Finance, trade and communications, 1870-1895 / E.A. Benians --
Imperial defence, 1870-1897 / W.C.B. Tunstall --
International rivalry, 1885-1895 / F.H. Hinsley --
The British Empire and the United States of America, 1870-1914 / Anthony Steel --
Changing attitudes and widening responsibilities, 1895-1914. An imperial issue in British politics : South Africa ; The emergence of twentieth-century issues in the indigenous colonial empire ; Dominion nationalism and the emergent Commonwealth / A.F. Madden --
Development of the Imperial Conference, 1887-1914 / J.E. Tyler --
Imperial finance, trade, and communications, 1895-1914 / G.S. Graham --
British foreign policy and colonial questions, 1895-1904 / F.H. Hinsley --
Great Britain and the powers, 1904-1914 / F.H. Hinsley --
Imperial defence, 1897-1914 / W.C.B. Tunstall --
The Empire at war, 1914-1918. The Navy and the gathering of the armies ; The Turkish war ; Four colonial campaigns in Africa ; The Western Front, 1915,-1917 ; War policy and organisation ; The last campaigns ; A summary of the British war effort / C.E. Carrington --
The Empire and the peace treaties, 1918-1921 / K.C. Wheare --
International law and colonial questions, 1870-1914 / H. Lauterpacht --
The Colonial Office, 1801-1925 / R.B. Pugh. v. 4. British India, 1497-1858. --
v. 5. The Indian Empire, 1858-1918. v. 6. Canada and Newfoundland --
The geographical and ethnical background / A.P. Coleman and D. Jenness --
The founding of Acadia and Canada / G. Lanctot --
The old regime / T. Chapais --
The struggle for supremacy in America. 1682-1748 / J. Holland Rose ; 1749-1760 / C.T. Atkinson --
Newfoundland, to 1783 / A.P. Newton --
The problem of government, 1760-1774 / A.L. Burt --
British North America and the American Revolution, 1774-1791 / Duncan A. McArthur --
British North America under repreesentative government, 1791-1812 / Duncan A. McArthur --
The War of 1812 / Duncan A. McArthur --
British North America under repreesentative government. Lower Canada (1815-1837) / C.E.F ; Upper Canada (1815-1837) / J.L. Morison ; The maritime provinces (1815-1840) / Chester Martin --
The mission of the Earl of Durham / J.L. Morison --
Canada under responsible government, 1840-1854 / J.L. Morison --
Canada under responsible government, 1854-1867 / Oscar D. Skelton --
The maritime provinces, 1840-1867 / Chester Martin --
The financial development of British North America, 1840-1867 / Adam Shortt --
The opening of the west / L.J. Burpee --
Newfoundland, 1783 to 1867 / C. Alexander Harris --
The coming of confederation / R.G. Trotter --
Expansion of the Dominion, to 1880 / R.G. Trotter --
Political parties and railway policy, 1867-1885 / W. Stewart Wallace --
The Conservative and Liberal administrations, 1885-1911 / W. Stewart Wallace --
The settlement of the prairies, 1867-1914 / E.H. Oliver --
The settlement and progress of British Columbia, 1871-1914 / F.W. Howay --
The pioneering spirit / Robert A. Falconer --
The economic development of Canada, 1867-1921. Communications / W.T. Jackman ; Agriculture / J. Coke ; Industrial development / A. Brady ; Finance and banking / A.J. Glazebrook ; Commercial policy and the development of commerce / S.A. Cudmore ; The maritime provinces / C.R. Fay and H.A. Innis --
Newfoundland, 1867-1921 / C.A. Harris --
The Constitution and its working, 1867-1921 / W.P.M. Kennedy --
Canada and the Empire, 1884-1921 / N.W. Rowell --
Canada in the World War, 1914-1918 / William W --
Canada in 1918-1921 / W. Stewart Wallace --
Cultural development. French / R. La Roque de Roquebrune and E. Montpetit ; English / Robert Falconer. v. 7. pt. 1. Australia. --
v. 7, pt. 2. New Zealand. --
v. 8. South Africa.
Series Title: Cambridge history of India, v.6.
Responsibility: general editors, J. Holland Rose ... A.P. Newton ... E.A. Benians ...

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