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The British Overseas By C. E. Carrington

The British Overseas
by C. E. Carrington

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This is a digital reprint of a volume from 1968 where Professor Carrington brought up to date the first nine chapters of his classic study of the expansion of the British peoples overseas. This volume deals with the early British ventures overseas from the seventeenth to the late nineteenth century.
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The British Overseas: Part 1: Making of the Empire by C. E. Carrington

This is a digital reprint of a volume from 1968 where Professor Carrington brought up to date the first nine chapters of his classic study of the expansion of the British peoples overseas. This volume deals with the early British ventures overseas from the seventeenth to the late nineteenth century. Professor Carrington describes the establishment of the American colonies, the activities of the East India Company, the exploration of the South Seas and British activities in the Cape and the East.

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Table of Contents


1. Early ventures overseas; 2. British North America in the Eighteenth century; 3. The East India company 1600-1833; 4. The South Seas: Convicts: Slaves; 5. War, Trade and Philanthropy, 1793-1833; 6. The British at the Cape, to the year 1852; 7. The colonial reformers, 1830-46; 8. Empire in the East , 1814-79; 9. Markets, money and men in the age of free trade.

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GOR003608090
The British Overseas: Part 1: Making of the Empire by C. E. Carrington
C. E. Carrington
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Cambridge University Press
1968-05-02
576
052109514X
9780521095143
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