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Replenishing the earth : the settler revolution and the rise of the Anglo-world, 1783-1939

Author: James Belich
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st paperback printingView all editions and formats
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Pioneering study of the anglophone 'settler boom' in North America, Canada, South Africa, Australia, and New Zealand between the early 19th and early 20th centuries, looking at what made it the most  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Belich
ISBN: 9780199297276 0199297274 9780199604548 0199604541
OCLC Number: 886605241
Description: 573 Seiten ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction ; PART I: SHAPING THE ANGLO-WORLD ; 1. Settling Societies ; 2. The Founding Rupture ; 3. Exploding Wests ; PART II: THE SETTLER REVOLUTION ; 4. The Rise of Mass Transfer ; 5. The Rise of the Settler ; 6. Colonizations ; PART III: TESTING WESTS ; 7. The American West, 1815-60 ; 8. The British West ; 9. Golden Wests? ; 10. Urban Wests ; 11. Last Best Wests ; PART IV: BEYOND THE ANGLO-WESTS ; 12. Re-colonization and the Urban Carnivore ; 13. Beyond the Anglo-World ; 14. Thinking in the Rounds ; Bibliography ; Notes ; Index
Responsibility: James Belich.

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Astonishing... The book I read this year that will undoubtedly stick in my mind the longest. * Peter Mandler, History Today. * A wonderfully stimulating revisionist account... Provides both rich Read more...

 
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