The Resource The lion's share : a short history of British imperialism, 1850-1970, Bernard Porter

The lion's share : a short history of British imperialism, 1850-1970, Bernard Porter

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The lion's share : a short history of British imperialism, 1850-1970
Title
The lion's share
Title remainder
a short history of British imperialism, 1850-1970
Statement of responsibility
Bernard Porter
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Porter, Bernard
Index
index present
LC call number
DA16
LC item number
.P67
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A Longman paperback
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Grande-Bretagne
  • Grande-Bretagne
  • Grande-Bretagne
  • Grande-Bretagne
  • Grande-Bretagne
  • Großbritannien
  • Great Britain
  • Imperialism
  • Imperialisme
  • Buitenlandse politiek
  • Imperialismus
  • British colonies
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Imperialism
Label
The lion's share : a short history of British imperialism, 1850-1970, Bernard Porter
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 385-386
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
TABLE OF CONTENTS -- An empire in all but name: the mid-nineteenth century -- The world market -- Creeping colonialism -- The old empire -- Native policy -- Cultural imperialism -- Shifts and expedients: 1857-75 -- The Indian Mutiny -- After the Mutiny -- Colonial crises: settlement colonies -- Colonial crises: tropical colonies -- The vanguard -- The opening up of Africa -- Conquests forced on us: 1875-90 -- The European challenge -- India's frontiers and Russian expansion -- The occupation of Egypt -- The first Boer War -- German rivalry in the tropics -- Reluctant imperialists -- Struggles for existence: 1890 -- Britain under siege -- The "new imperialism" -- The national interest -- Capitalists -- A limited area of heather alight: 1890-1905 -- Britain in Asia -- The Nile valley -- West Africa -- South Africa: the second Boer War -- Native policy -- "Constructive imperialism" -- An essential compromise: 1905-14 -- The empire in 1905 -- The Liberals -- South African union -- Egypt, and India: Morley-Minto -- Tropical development -- Nationalists and imperialists -- Everything becomes fluid: 1914-20 -- The Great War -- The promises: India, the Middle East -- The peace -- The aftermath: Ireland, India, the Middle East -- Imperial morale, 1920 -- Difficult times: 1920-39 -- Recovery through empire -- The dominions -- A new dominion? Rhodesia, Kenya, Palestine -- Tropical development -- The problems of imperialists -- The problems of anti-imperialists -- Egypt and India -- An empire still -- Moving quickly: 1939-70 -- The Second World War -- Labour's empire -- The transfer of power in India -- The nationalist challenge -- The Conservatives' empire, 1951-59 -- The wind of change, 1960-70 -- The response -- A sudden shift: 1970 -- The remains -- The results -- The residue
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 408 pages
Isbn
9780582481039
Lccn
75016224
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01500181
  • (OCoLC)ocm01500181
Label
The lion's share : a short history of British imperialism, 1850-1970, Bernard Porter
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 385-386
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
TABLE OF CONTENTS -- An empire in all but name: the mid-nineteenth century -- The world market -- Creeping colonialism -- The old empire -- Native policy -- Cultural imperialism -- Shifts and expedients: 1857-75 -- The Indian Mutiny -- After the Mutiny -- Colonial crises: settlement colonies -- Colonial crises: tropical colonies -- The vanguard -- The opening up of Africa -- Conquests forced on us: 1875-90 -- The European challenge -- India's frontiers and Russian expansion -- The occupation of Egypt -- The first Boer War -- German rivalry in the tropics -- Reluctant imperialists -- Struggles for existence: 1890 -- Britain under siege -- The "new imperialism" -- The national interest -- Capitalists -- A limited area of heather alight: 1890-1905 -- Britain in Asia -- The Nile valley -- West Africa -- South Africa: the second Boer War -- Native policy -- "Constructive imperialism" -- An essential compromise: 1905-14 -- The empire in 1905 -- The Liberals -- South African union -- Egypt, and India: Morley-Minto -- Tropical development -- Nationalists and imperialists -- Everything becomes fluid: 1914-20 -- The Great War -- The promises: India, the Middle East -- The peace -- The aftermath: Ireland, India, the Middle East -- Imperial morale, 1920 -- Difficult times: 1920-39 -- Recovery through empire -- The dominions -- A new dominion? Rhodesia, Kenya, Palestine -- Tropical development -- The problems of imperialists -- The problems of anti-imperialists -- Egypt and India -- An empire still -- Moving quickly: 1939-70 -- The Second World War -- Labour's empire -- The transfer of power in India -- The nationalist challenge -- The Conservatives' empire, 1951-59 -- The wind of change, 1960-70 -- The response -- A sudden shift: 1970 -- The remains -- The results -- The residue
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 408 pages
Isbn
9780582481039
Lccn
75016224
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01500181
  • (OCoLC)ocm01500181

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