The imperial idea and its enemies

a study in British power by A. P. Thornton

Publisher: St. Martin"s Press in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 372 Downloads: 899
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  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Imperialism -- Public opinion -- History.,
  • Public opinion -- Great Britain -- History.,
  • Great Britain -- Colonies -- Public opinion -- History.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby A.P. Thornton.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJV1018 .T5 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxiv, 372 p. ;
Number of Pages372
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2861926M
ISBN 100312409893
LC Control Number84024772
OCLC/WorldCa11371183

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