© 1993

Britain’s Imperial Century, 1815–1914

A Study of Empire and Expansion


Part of the Cambridge Commonwealth Series book series

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Ronald Hyam
    Pages 1-73
  3. Ronald Hyam
    Pages 203-279
  4. Ronald Hyam
    Pages 280-314
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 315-349

About this book


Provides a comprehensive chronological narrative of the history of the British Empire between 1815 and 1914, together with a more theoretical and reflective concluding chapter, thus giving an overview of British policy and action which takes account of the many factors underlying British expansion.


bibliography Britain British Empire dynamics empire expansion foundation Great Britain history history of literature policy

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Magdalene CollegeCambridgeUK

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