The Resource The expansion of Europe in the eighteenth century: overseas rivalry, discovery and exploitation

The expansion of Europe in the eighteenth century: overseas rivalry, discovery and exploitation

Label
The expansion of Europe in the eighteenth century: overseas rivalry, discovery and exploitation
Title
The expansion of Europe in the eighteenth century: overseas rivalry, discovery and exploitation
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Williams, Glyndwr
Illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
JV165
LC item number
.W5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Europe
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Colonies
  • Kolonisatie
  • Ontdekkingsreizen
Label
The expansion of Europe in the eighteenth century: overseas rivalry, discovery and exploitation
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-295) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction: The rival empires -- 2. Contest for empire in the West 1700-1763: Introduction ; Motives and problems of empire ; Areas of tension : North American and the Caribbean 1713-1748 ; Climax of the contest : the Seven Years War 1756-1763 -- 3. Widening horizons 1740-1790: Introduction ; The clash of trading empires in India 1744-1763 ; Expansion of India and the eastern seas 1763-1793 ; The opening of the Pacific -- 4. The colonial empires in an age of revolution 1763-1815: Introduction ; Reorganization and rebellion in the Americas 1763-1789 ; War and revolution overseas 1789-1815
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
x, 309 pages
Lccn
67070631
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center's copy paperback ed. ; "Reprinted 1968" ; from the library of Robert Asprey with his signature and marginalia.
Other physical details
24 plates (including facsimiles, portraits) maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01367082
  • (OCoLC)ocm01367082
Label
The expansion of Europe in the eighteenth century: overseas rivalry, discovery and exploitation
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-295) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction: The rival empires -- 2. Contest for empire in the West 1700-1763: Introduction ; Motives and problems of empire ; Areas of tension : North American and the Caribbean 1713-1748 ; Climax of the contest : the Seven Years War 1756-1763 -- 3. Widening horizons 1740-1790: Introduction ; The clash of trading empires in India 1744-1763 ; Expansion of India and the eastern seas 1763-1793 ; The opening of the Pacific -- 4. The colonial empires in an age of revolution 1763-1815: Introduction ; Reorganization and rebellion in the Americas 1763-1789 ; War and revolution overseas 1789-1815
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
x, 309 pages
Lccn
67070631
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center's copy paperback ed. ; "Reprinted 1968" ; from the library of Robert Asprey with his signature and marginalia.
Other physical details
24 plates (including facsimiles, portraits) maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01367082
  • (OCoLC)ocm01367082

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