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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 41 related to Edge of Empire: Lives, Culture, and Conquest in the East, 1750-1850.    

Liberty's Exiles: American Loyalists in the Revolutionary World

Maya Jasanoff - History - 2012 - 480 pages
A global history of the post-Revolutionary War exodus of 60,000 Americans loyal to the British Empire to such regions as Canada, India and Sierra Leone traces the experiences ...
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Sex and the Family in Colonial India: The Making of Empire

Durba Ghosh - History - 2006 - 277 pages
Study of conjugal relationships between Indian women and British men in colonial India.
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Curing the Colonizers: Hydrotherapy, Climatology, and French Colonial Spas

Eric T. Jennings - History - 2006 - 271 pages
A cultural history of French colonizers, and their ambitions and anxieties, as reflected through highland spas in th French empire.
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The imperial achievement: the rise and transformation of the British Empire

John Bowle - History - 1974 - 484 pages
Provides A General Survey, An Interpretation Of The Rise And Transformation Of The Empire And Commonwealth In The Light Of Modern World And The Way It Is Going.
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Edge of Empire: Postcolonialism and the City

Jane Margaret Jacobs - Social Science - 1996 - 193 pages
British imperialism carved its way through space: possessing and ordering territories across the globe. This spatial legacy is not a relic of the past, it lingers in the ...
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The Islamic World in Decline: From the Treaty of Karlowitz to the ...

Martin Sicker - History - 2001 - 249 pages
Sicker examines the geopolitical forces and other factors that brought about the political decline of the Islamic world from its zenith in the early part of the 16th century to ...
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Common Sense

Thomas Paine - Monarchy - 2009 - 436 pages
...well orated by reader George Vafiadis. The language and sentiment are not as outmoded as some listeners might expect and it definitely feels patriotic to hear again the ...
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A very ingenious man, Claude Martin in early colonial India

Rosie Llewellyn-Jones - Biography & Autobiography - 1992 - 241 pages
Biography of an architect and a colonel in the British Army in colonial India
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