British Empire

  • The Ideals of Empire: Economic and Political Thought, 1903-1913 book cover

    The Ideals of Empire

    Economic and Political Thought, 1903-1913, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ewen Green

    This set focuses on the influential economic and political commentators who saw weaknesses in the infrastructure of the British Empire at the turn of the twentieth century. Dubbed Idealists of Empire, they saw that the British Empire seemed to have no governing principles, no structure and no…

    Hardback – 1998-12-03
    British Empire

  • The Empire and its Critics, 1899-1939: Classics of Imperialism book cover

    The Empire and its Critics, 1899-1939

    Classics of Imperialism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Cain

    The eight books reprinted in this set played an important role in defining attitudes and expectations about imperialism on the British Left in the twentieth century. They are vital in understanding the transition from the liberal anti-imperialism of the nineteenth century to the more overtly…

    Hardback – 1998-07-09
    British Empire