AN Imperial History

The Great War: An Imperial History (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Feb. 21, 2015
The Great War: An Imperial History (Repost)

John Howard Morrow, "The Great War: An Imperial History"
English | 2003 | ISBN: 0415204399 | 385 pages | PDF | 3 MB

The Great War: An Imperial History by John Howard Morrow (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by serpmolot at June 8, 2012
The Great War: An Imperial History by John Howard Morrow (Repost)

The Great War: An Imperial History by John Howard Morrow (Repost)
English | 2003 | ISBN: 0415204399 | 385 pages | PDF | 3.31 MB

"The Great War: an imperial history."  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by []mobi1980 at July 5, 2009
"The Great War: an imperial history."

John Howard Morrow, "The Great War: an imperial history."
Publisher: Routledge. | ISBN: 0415204358 | 2004 edition | PDF | 385 Pages | 3,22 MB

The beginning of the nineteenth century marked the peak of Western imperial power. After subjugating "inferior" peoples in distant lands, the European states turned inward in an unparalleled orgy of self-destruction that began in 1914 and did not end until1945. A remarkable achievement, The Great War revolutionizes our understanding of the First World War by placing it squarely in the context of Western imperialism. Distinguished historian John H. Morrow, Jr. shows how a worldview saturated in aggression and fear–coupled with intellectual trends such as social Darwinism and eugenics–unleashed disastrous consequences. With particular attention to race, class, and gender issues, Morrow traces the conflict from origins to aftermath to provide the first truly global history of the war…

John Morrow Jr.: The Great War: An Imperial History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by iBook at Jan. 29, 2009
John Morrow Jr.: The Great War: An Imperial History

John Morrow Jr.: The Great War: An Imperial History
Routledge | 2003-10-15 | ISBN: 0415204399 | PDF | Pages 288 | 3.15 MB

Between Colonialism and Diaspora: Sikh Cultural Formations in an Imperial World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Nov. 27, 2017
Between Colonialism and Diaspora: Sikh Cultural Formations in an Imperial World

Tony Ballantyne, "Between Colonialism and Diaspora: Sikh Cultural Formations in an Imperial World"
English | ISBN: 8178241838, 0822338246 | 2006 | 249 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Imperial History and the Global Politics of Exclusion: Britain, 1880-1940  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Oct. 24, 2017
Imperial History and the Global Politics of Exclusion: Britain, 1880-1940

Imperial History and the Global Politics of Exclusion: Britain, 1880-1940 By Amanda Behm
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 287 Pages | ISBN : 1137546026 | 3.4 MB

Examining the rise of the field of imperial history in Britain and wider webs of advocacy, this book demonstrates how intellectuals and politicians promoted settler colonialism, excluded the subject empire, and laid a precarious framework for decolonization. History was politics in late-nineteenth-century Britain.

Aerial Warfare: An Illustrated History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by bakerman at Dec. 11, 2017
Aerial Warfare: An Illustrated History

Aerial Warfare: An Illustrated History
Galahad Books | 1982 | ISBN: 0883654482 | English | 170 pages | PDF | 20 MB

Clean: An Unsanitised History of Washing  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Dec. 9, 2017
Clean: An Unsanitised History of Washing

Clean: An Unsanitised History of Washing by Katherine Ashenburg
English | January 6th, 2011 | ASIN: B00FNHMHC4, ISBN: 1846680956, 1846681014 | 368 Pages | EPUB | 6.07 MB

'I return to Paris in five days. Stop washing.' So wrote Napoleon to Josephine in an age when body odour was considered an aphrodisiac. In stark contrast, the Romans used to bath for hours each day.
An Environmental History of the World: Humankind's Changing Role in the Community of Life [Repost]

J. Donald Hughes - An Environmental History of the World: Humankind's Changing Role in the Community of Life
Published: 2002-06-30 | ISBN: 0415136199, 0415136180 | PDF | 280 pages | 10.8 MB

Lovers and Strangers: An Immigrant History of Post-War Britain  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Dec. 6, 2017
Lovers and Strangers: An Immigrant History of Post-War Britain

Lovers and Strangers: An Immigrant History of Post-War Britain by Clair Wills
English | August 31st, 2017 | ASIN: B071Z2J8PC, ISBN: 1846147166, 0141974974 | 460 Pages | EPUB | 14.24 MB

The battered and exhausted Britain of 1945 was desperate for workers - to rebuild, to fill the factories, to make the new NHS work. From all over the world and with many motives, thousands of individuals took the plunge. Most assumed they would spend just three or four years here, sending most of their pay back home, but instead large numbers stayed - and transformed the country.