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by Jonathan Locke Hart

Category: History and Criticism
Subcategory: Fiction
Author: Jonathan Locke Hart
ISBN: 1403961883
ISBN13: 978-1403961884
Language: English
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan (September 13, 2003)
Pages: 192
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The book ranges from the Portuguese voyages to Africa to the Spanish-American War of 1898 and concentrates on the frictions and shifting rivalries among the empires.

First published 2003 by PALGRAVE MACMILLANâ„¢ 175 Fifth Avenue, New York, . 10010 and Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, England RG21 6XS.

By consulting rare manuscripts, images, maps, and books, Jonathan Hart explores the relatively neglected empires of. .

By consulting rare manuscripts, images, maps, and books, Jonathan Hart explores the relatively neglected empires of Portugal and the Netherlands to draw new conclusions about those of Spain, France, and England (as well as its successor the US). The book ranges from the Portuguese voyages to Africa. The book ranges from the Portuguese voyages to Africa to the Spanish-American War of 1898 and concentrates on the frictions and shifting rivalries among the empires. Show all. About the authors. JONATHAN HART is the Director of the Institute for Renaissance Studies at the University of Edmonton, where he holds appointments in both English and History.

Comparing Empires book. The book ranges from the Portuguese voyages to Africa to the Spanish-American War of 1898 and concentrates on the frictions and s By consulting rare manuscripts, images, maps, and books, Jonathan Hart explores the relatively neglected empires of Portugal and the Netherlands to draw new conclusions about those of Spain, France, and England (as well as its successor the US).

Hart, Jonathan Locke. Comparing Empires: European colonialism from Portuguese expansion to the Spanish–American War. Palgrave Macmillan.

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Empires and Identities 1750-1914. Section: General Reading.

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What do the visual and textual representations of the New World have to tell us about the complexity of the relationships between the major empires and the individuals who opposed and favored colonial expansion? By consulting rare manuscripts, images, maps and books, Jonathan Hart explores the relatively neglected empires of Portugal and the Netherlands to draw new conclusions about those of Spain, France, and England (Britain, as well as its successor the United States). The book ranges from the Portuguese voyages to and round Africa through Columbus and his French and English successors to the Spanish-American War of 1898 and concentrates on the frictions and shifting rivalries among the empires. By focusing on cultural aspects of the sea-borne empires of Western Europe and their explorationand settlement of the New World, the book contributes to the important debate of colonial and postcolonial studies and makes a distinct contribution by arguing for the necessity of the study of history in this debate--that is seeing the colonial in the postcolonial..
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