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Title:
Revolutionary empire : the rise of the English-speaking empires from the fifteenth century to the 1780s
Author:
Calder, Angus.
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Edition:
First American edition.
Publication Information:
New York : E.P. Dutton, 1981.
Physical Description:
xxiii, 916 pages, 30 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9780525190806
Format :
Book

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This is the story of the early phases of English and British expansion throughout the world. Calder interweaves English, Irish, Scottish and colonial events into a single pattern. He concerns himself with social and intellectual history, as well as with political and economic developments.