The Resource The second British Empire : in the crucible of the twentieth century, Timothy H. Parsons

The second British Empire : in the crucible of the twentieth century, Timothy H. Parsons

Label
The second British Empire : in the crucible of the twentieth century
Title
The second British Empire
Title remainder
in the crucible of the twentieth century
Statement of responsibility
Timothy H. Parsons
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At its peak, the British Empire spanned the world and linked diverse populations in a vast network of exchange that spread people, wealth, commodities, cultures, and ideas around the globe. At the turn of the twentieth century, this empire, which made Britain one of the premier global superpowers, appeared invincible and eternal. This compelling book reveals, however, that it was actually remarkably fragile. Noted historian Timothy H. Parsons uses vivid detail to tell the story of how Africans, Asians, Arabs, and West Indians brought about the unexpected demise of the seemingly invincible and
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
909.09/71241082
Index
index present
LC call number
DA16
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Critical issues in world and international history
Label
The second British Empire : in the crucible of the twentieth century, Timothy H. Parsons
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The empire at high tide -- The empire between the wars, 1918 to 1939 -- The 1940s: a new kind of empire? -- The final retreat from empire, 1950 to 1970 -- Global legacies of the British Empire
Control code
ocn887810806
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442235298
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32281171
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)887810806
  • pebco1442235292

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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