Britain's Oceanic Empire: Atlantic and Indian Ocean Worlds, C.1550-1850

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This pioneering comparative study of British imperialism in the Atlantic and Indian Ocean worlds draws on the perspectives of British newcomers overseas and their native hosts, metropolitan officials and corporate enterprises, migrants and settlers. Leading scholars examine the divergences and commonalities in the legal and economic regimes that allowed Britain to project imperium across the globe. They explore the nature of sovereignty and law, governance and regulation, diplomacy, military relations and commerce, shedding ...

Britain's Oceanic Empire: Atlantic and Indian Ocean Worlds, c.1550-1850 2015, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107515529

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Britain's Oceanic Empire: Atlantic and Indian Ocean Worlds, c.1550-1850 2012, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107020146

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