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The Imperial History Wars: Debating The British Empire  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Feb. 15, 2018
The Imperial History Wars: Debating The British Empire

Dane Kennedy, "The Imperial History Wars: Debating The British Empire"
2018 | ISBN-10: 1474278868, 1474278876 | 232 pages | PDF | 4 MB
The Burden of White Supremacy: Containing Asian Migration in the British Empire and the United States

The Burden of White Supremacy: Containing Asian Migration in the British Empire and the United States by David C. Atkinson
English | January 9th, 2017 | ISBN: 1469630265, 1469630273, 9781469630267, 9781469630274 | 335 pages | True PDF | 23.21 MB

From 1896 to 1924, motivated by fears of an irresistible wave of Asian migration and the possibility that whites might be ousted from their position of global domination, British colonists and white Americans instituted stringent legislative controls on Chinese, Japanese, and South Asian immigration.
The Burden of White Supremacy: Containing Asian Migration in the British Empire and the United States

The Burden of White Supremacy: Containing Asian Migration in the British Empire and the United States by David C. Atkinson
English | October 25th, 2016 | ASIN: B01EGKZSP6, ISBN: 1469630273, 1469630265 | 327 pages | EPUB | 0.92 MB

From 1896 to 1924, motivated by fears of an irresistible wave of Asian migration and the possibility that whites might be ousted from their position of global domination, British colonists and white Americans instituted stringent legislative controls on Chinese, Japanese, and South Asian immigration. Historians of these efforts typically stress similarity and collaboration between these movements, but in this compelling study, David C. Atkinson highlights the differences in these campaigns and argues that the main factor unifying these otherwise distinctive drives was the constant tensions they caused.
Churchill's Secret War: The British Empire and the Ravaging of India during World War II (repost)

Madhusree Mukerjee, "Churchill's Secret War: The British Empire and the Ravaging of India during World War II"
2011 | ISBN-10: 0465024815, 0465002013 | 368 pages | EPUB | 1 MB

Turning Point 1917 : The British Empire at War  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Jan. 28, 2018
Turning Point 1917 : The British Empire at War

Turning Point 1917 : The British Empire at War
by Douglas E. Delaney and Nikolas Gardner
English | 2017 | ISBN: 0774833998 | 261 Pages | PDF | 6.62 MB
The Herds Shot Round the World: Native Breeds and the British Empire, 1800–1900 (Flows, Migrations, and Exchanges)

The Herds Shot Round the World: Native Breeds and the British Empire, 1800–1900 (Flows, Migrations, and Exchanges) by Rebecca J. H. Woods
English | November 6th, 2017 | ISBN: 1469634651, 146963466X, 9781469634654, 9781469634661 | 250 pages | True PDF | 19.18 MB

As Britain industrialized in the early nineteenth century, animal breeders faced the need to convert livestock into products while maintaining the distinctive character of their breeds. Thus they transformed cattle and sheep adapted to regional environments into bulky, quick-fattening beasts.
The Herds Shot Round the World: Native Breeds and the British Empire, 1800–1900 (Flows, Migrations, and Exchanges)

The Herds Shot Round the World: Native Breeds and the British Empire, 1800–1900 (Flows, Migrations, and Exchanges) by Rebecca J. H. Woods
English | November 6th, 2017 | ASIN: B06Y3CF3Q3, ISBN: 1469634651, 146963466X | 262 pages | EPUB | 27.30 MB

As Britain industrialized in the early nineteenth century, animal breeders faced the need to convert livestock into products while maintaining the distinctive character of their breeds. Thus they transformed cattle and sheep adapted to regional environments into bulky, quick-fattening beasts.

An Era of Darkness: The British Empire in India [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Jan. 13, 2018
An Era of Darkness: The British Empire in India [Audiobook]

Shashi Tharoor, Sagar Arya (Narrator), "An Era of Darkness: The British Empire in India"
ASIN: B01NAWFJ2A | 2017 | MP3@64 kbps | ~12:25:00 | 353 MB

The Imperial History Wars: Debating The British Empire  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Jan. 11, 2018
The Imperial History Wars: Debating The British Empire

The Imperial History Wars: Debating The British Empire by Dane Kennedy
English | January 11th, 2018 | ASIN: B077YJ9NYP, ISBN: 1474278868, 1474278876 | 232 pages | EPUB | 0.38 MB

The history of the British Empire, a subject that had slipped into obscurity when the empire came to an end, has since made a stunning comeback, generating a series of heated debates about the causes, character, and consequences of empire. In this volume Dane Kennedy offers a wide-ranging assessment of the main schools of thought that have transformed the way we view the British Empire and the world it helped to create.

Indian Arrivals, 1870-1915: Networks of British Empire (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Jan. 5, 2018
Indian Arrivals, 1870-1915: Networks of British Empire (repost)

Elleke Boehmer, "Indian Arrivals, 1870-1915: Networks of British Empire"
English | ISBN: 0198744188 | 2017 | 304 pages | PDF | 2 MB