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The British overseas: exploits of a nation of shopkeepers

by Charles Carrington

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Published by Cambridge U.P. in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain -- Colonies -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby C. E. Carrington.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA16 .C32
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5614966M
      ISBN 10052109514X
      LC Control Number68023176

      C. E. Carrington, The British Overseas: Exploits of a Nation of Shopkeepers, , Google Scholar Cf. ‘Government offices were manned by Egyptians, but behind every Egyptian stood a British official’ — Penelope Lively, Oleander, Jacaranda: a Childhood Perceived, , 21, for another angle on British life in Egypt in the : Anthony Kirk-Greene. Peter Quennell claimed the book was "sound, scholarly, yet never for a moment dull". Works Edit. A Subaltern's War (). Rudyard Kipling: His Life and Work (). Soldier from the Wars Returning (). The British Overseas: Exploits of a Nation of Shopkeepers (). Soldier at Bomber Command (). Notes Edit ↑.

      The Royal African Company (RAC) was an English mercantile company set up by the royal Stuart family and City of London merchants to trade along the west coast of was led by the Duke of York, who was the brother of Charles II and later took the throne as James II.. Its original purpose was to exploit the gold fields up the Gambia River, which were identified by Prince Rupert during. Book Tower Level 1 11/13/ John Wycliffe and the beginnings of Book Tower Level 2 11/13/ British overseas: exploits of a nation of shopkeepers, Carrington, Charles, DA

      Title: Carrington Papers Date: - Repository: University of Sussex Library RefNo: SxMs41 Level: Collection Description: The collection contains Carringtons working papers retained from writing the biography of Rudyard Kipling. These include copies of writings by Kipling, extracts from the diaries of Kiplings wife, (the diaries were later destroyed), drafts of the biography. C.A. Carrington, a good enough scholar to write very well about Rudyard Kipling, contributed an evasive overview of ‘Commonwealth’ history, first published in , archly entitled the British Overseas: Exploits of a Nation of Shopkeepers. It makes one yearn for the candid triumphalism of J.A. Williamson and, indeed, for the stern elegiac.


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University Press, Read preview Overview. British Pamphleteers: From the Sixteenth Century to the French Revolution - Vol. 1 By The British War Blue Book: Miscellaneous No. In the middle of the great age of international migration in the nineteenth century the British were aware that they had contributed disproportionately to the great flows of people out of Europe.

The British overseas: Exploits of a nation of shopkeepers. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Horn, J. British diaspora. The British Overseas: Exploits of a Nation of Shopkeepers (Cambridge, ). Carrothers, W. A., Emigration from the British Isles with Special Reference to the Development of the Overseas Dominions ( Cited by: The British Overseas: Exploits of a Nation of Shopkeepers.

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Author: Charles Carrington; Publisher: CUP Archive ISBN: N.A Category: History Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» This is a digital reprint of a volume from where Professor Carrington brought up to date the first nine chapters of his classic study of the expansion of the British peoples overseas.About this Book Review.

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