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Forthcoming Imperial & Colonial History Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Atlantic Connection

    A History of the Atlantic World, 1450-1900

    By Anna Suranyi

    Focusing on the interconnections of the Atlantic world from 1450-1900, The Atlantic Connection examines the major themes of Atlantic history. During this period, ships, goods, diseases, human beings and ideas flowed across the ocean, tying together the Atlantic basin in a complex web of...

    To Be Published June 4th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Sovereignty and Social Reform in India

    British Colonialism and the Campaign against Sati, 1830-1860

    By Andrea Major

    Series: Routledge/Edinburgh South Asian Studies Series

    The British prohibition of sati (the funeral practice of widow immolation) in 1829 has been considered an archetypal example of colonial social reform. It was not the end of the story, however, as between 1830 and 1860, British East India Company officials engaged in a debate with the Indian rulers...

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Routledge Handbook of the History of the Middle East Mandates

    Edited by Cyrus Schayegh, Andrew Arsan

    Series: Routledge History Handbooks

    The Routledge Handbook of the History of the Middle East Mandates provides an overview of the social, political, economic, and cultural histories of the Middle East in the decades between the end of the First World War and the late 1940s, when Britain and France abandoned their Mandates. It also...

    To Be Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Medicine and Colonial Identity

    Edited by Bridie Andrews, Mary P. Sutphen

    Over the last century, identity as an avenue of inquiry has become both an academic growth industry and a problematic category of historical analysis. This volume shows how the study of medicine can provide new insights into colonial identity, and the possibility of accommodating multiple...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Caribbean in Europe

    Aspects of the West Indies Experience in Britain, France and the Netherland

    By Colin Brock

    First Published in 1986. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. History of Barbados

    By Sir Robert Schomburg

    First published in 1998...

    To Be Published July 7th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Accountancy and Empire

    The British Legacy of Professional Organization

    Edited by Chris Poullaos, Suki Sian

    This book brings together, for the first time, studies of the professionalisation of accountancy in key constituent territories of the British Empire. The late nineteenth century was a period of intensive activity in terms of both imperialism and professionalisation. A team of expert contributors...

    To Be Published July 7th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Ireland in the World

    Comparative, Transnational, and Personal Perspectives

    Edited by Angela McCarthy

    Series: Routledge Studies in Modern History

    This international edited book collection of ten original contributions from established and emerging scholars explores aspects of Ireland’s place in the world since the 1780s. It imaginatively blends comparative, transnational, and personal perspectives to examine migration in a range of diverse...

    To Be Published July 16th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Hitler’s Brudervolk

    The Dutch and the Colonization of Occupied Eastern Europe, 1939-1945

    By Geraldien von Frijtag Drabbe Künzel

    Series: Routledge Studies in Modern European History

    This is the first academic book on Dutch colonial aspirations and initiatives during WWII. Between the summers of 1941 and 1944, some 5,500 Dutch men and women left their occupied homeland to find employment in the so-called German Occupied Eastern Territories: Belarus, the Baltic countries and...

    To Be Published July 24th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Cricket, Migration and Diasporic Communities

    Edited by Thomas Fletcher

    Series: Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

    Ever since different communities began processes of global migration, sport has been an integral feature in how we conceptualise and experience the notion of being part of a diaspora. Sport provides diasporic communities with a powerful means for creating transnational ties, but also shapes ideas...

    To Be Published July 27th 2015 by Routledge