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Published by Nova History Publications in Huntington, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Europe,
  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Imperialism -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Imperialism -- History -- 20th century.,
  • World politics -- 19th century.,
  • Europe -- Colonies.,
  • Europe -- Territorial expansion.,
  • Europe -- Foreign relations -- 1871-1918.,
  • Great Britain -- Colonies -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

StatementEugene M. Wait.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD359 .W35 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1-2 > p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3953504M
ISBN 10159033082X, 1590330838
LC Control Number2001051433

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