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  1. Studies in German Colonial History

    By W.O. Henderson

    This collection of essays is one of the few pieces of work on the overseas possessions of the Second Reich....

    Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge

  2. History of the Liverpool Privateers and Letter of Marque

    with an account of the Liverpool Slave Trade

    By Gomer Williams

    First Published in 1967. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Memoirs of Pere Labat, 1693-1705

    First English Translation

    By Jean Baptiste

    During his stay in the West Indies as a Dominican missionary, pere Labat was able to observe buccaneers and their ships. His adventures in this turbulent period are varied, but it is in the descriptions of the lives of the different races that the value of his memoirs resides....

    Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge

  4. A Description of British Guiana, Geographical and Statistical, Exhibiting Its Resources and Capabilities, Together with the Present and Future Condition and Prospects of the Colony

    Exhibiting Resources and Capabilities.....

    By Sir Robert Schomburg

    A comprehensive study of the island that was once Britain's foremost colonial possession in the Western Hemisphere....

    Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge

  5. History Of The Island Of Domi

    By Thomas Atwood

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

    Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Between Indigenous and Settler Governance

    Edited by Lisa Ford, Tim Rowse

    Between Indigenous and Settler Governance addresses the history, current development and future of Indigenous self-governance in four settler-colonial nations: Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the United States. Bringing together emerging scholars and leaders in the field of indigenous law and...

    Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The British Way in Warfare 1688 - 2000 (Routledge Revivals)

    By David French

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1990, this title examines British defence policy from 1688 onwards; the year in which Britain was successfully invaded for the final time, and which marked a generation of warfare that lasted until 1714, during which Britain came to be known as a major European power. David...

    Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Indigenous Networks

    Mobility, Connections and Exchange

    Edited by Jane Carey, Jane Lydon

    Series: Routledge Studies in Cultural History

    This edited collection argues for the importance of recovering Indigenous participation within global networks of imperial power and wider histories of "transnational" connections. It takes up a crucial challenge for new imperial and transnational histories: to explore the historical role of...

    Published July 1st 2014 by Routledge

  9. Hegemonic Peace and Empire

    The Pax Romana, Britannica and Americana

    By Ali Parchami

    Series: War, History and Politics

    This book examines the language and the ideology of the Pax Romana, the Pax Britannica and the Pax Americana within the broader contexts of 'hegemony' and 'empire'. It addresses three main themes: a conceptual examination of the way in which hegemony has been justified; a linguistic study of...

    Published June 30th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Colonial Counterinsurgency and Mass Violence

    The Dutch Empire in Indonesia

    Edited by Bart Luttikhuis, A. Dirk Moses

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

    Whether out of historical interest, romantic identification with the colonized or as models for contemporary counter-insurgency experts, the mass violence of insurgency and counter-insurgency in the post-war decolonization of the European empires has long exerted an intense fascination. In the main...

    Published June 18th 2014 by Routledge