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  • The Market in History

    Edited by A.J.H. Latham, B L Anderson

    First published in 1986. The free market is often associated with liberty and individualism, and this connection has been made for more centuries than is generally realised. This essays collected in this book trace the development, importance and influence of the market as a dominating component of…

    Hardback – 2016-03-30 

  • The Commonwealth and the European Union in the 21st Century

    Challenges and Opportunities in International Relations

    Edited by Melanie Torrent, Virginie Roiron Roiron

    Should the United Kingdom remain a member of the European Union? Is the Commonwealth of Nations still relevant for its very diverse member states, ranging from small island states to Australia and India? In contemporary British politics, both organisations have come under fierce criticism,…

    Hardback – 2016-03-28 

  • Honourable Intentions?

    Violence and Virtue in Australian and Cape Colonies, c 1750 to 1850.

    Edited by Penny Russell, Nigel Worden

    Honourable Intentions? compares the significance and strategic use of ‘honour’ in two colonial societies, the Cape Colony and the early British settlements in Australia, between 1750 and 1850. The mobile populations of emigrants and sojourners, sailors and soldiers, merchants and traders, slaves…

    Hardback – 2016-03-22 
    Routledge Research in Early Modern History

  • Narrative Expedition Inter Afric

    By the River Niger in the Steam Vessels Quorra and Alburkah in 1832/33/34

    By MacGregor Laird, R.A.K. Oldfield

    First Published in 1971. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29 

  • Travels Through Central Africa to Timbuctoo and Across the Great Desert to Morocco, 1824-28

    to Morocco, 1824-28

    By Rene Caillie

    Rene Caillie was the first European who penetrated to Timbuctoo and returned to communicate the information he had collected. This account was first published in 1830, and records observations of a journey of 4500 miles, of which 3000 were hitherto unknown to Europeans.…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29 

  • Dahomey and the Dahomans

    Being the Journals of Two Missions to the King of Dahomey and Residence at His Capital in the Years 1849 and 1850

    By Fredrick E. Forbes

    According to Forbes the object of these Journals is "to illustrate the dreadful slave hunts and savages, the annihilations and exterminations consequent on this trade", with the aim of encouraging the British public in its efforts to end slavery.…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29 

  • Native Races and Their Rulers Cb

    Sketches and Studies of Official Life and Administrative Problems in Niger

    By Charles Lindsay Temple

    First Published in 1968. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29 

  • The Gambia Colony and Protectorate

    An Official Handbook

    By Frances Bisset Archer

    This volume comprises a broad history of the Gambia, followed by extensive practical and statistical information. First published in 1906, it remains a source of historical data and interest.…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29 

  • Narrative Of Travels In Northe

    By G.F. Lyon

    First Published in 1966. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29 

  • A Biographical Dictionary of the Sudan

    Biographic Dict of Sudan

    By Richard Hill

    A dictionary containing over 1900 biographical notices of Sudanese and foreign persons who died before 1948.…

    Paperback – 2016-02-28 

  • Colonial Space

    Spatiality in the Discourse of German South West Africa 1884-1915

    By J.K. Noyes

    First Published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2016-02-28 
    Studies in Anthropology and History

  • Media and the Empire

    Edited by Ruth Teer-Tomaselli, Donal P. McCracken

    This volume on print and broadcast media in the 19th and 20th centuries highlights the pivotal role that the media played in the establishment and maintenance of imperial power. The media bolstered both the ideological and financial objectives of the empire in a myriad of overt, covert, and…

    Hardback – 2016-02-23 

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