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The Eighteenth century
P.J. Marshall, editor ; Alaine Low, assistant editor

Published 1998 by Oxford University Press in Oxford [England], New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction / P.J. Marshall
British Diaspora : emigration from Britain, 1680-1815 / James Horn
Inseparable connections : trade, economy, fiscal state, and the expansion of Empire, 1688-1815 / Patrick K. O'Brien
The imperial economy, 1700-1776 / Jacob M. Price
The anointed, the appointed, and the elected : governance of the British Empire, 1689-1784 / Ian K. Steele
Religious faith and commercial empire / Boyd Stanley Schlenther
Colonial wars and imperial instability, 1688-1793 / Bruce P. Lenman
Sea-power and Empire, 1688-1793 / N.A.M. Rodger
World-wide war and British expansion, 1793-1815 / Michael Duffy
Empire and identity from the Glorious Revolution to the American Revolution / Jack P. Greene
Knowledge and Empire / Richard Drayton
'This famous island set in a Virginian sea' : Ireland in the British Empire, 1690-1801 / Thomas Bartlett
Growth and mastery : British North America, 1690-1748 / Richard R. Johnson
The American Colonies in war and Revolution, 1748-1783 / John Shy
Britain and the Revolutionary crisis, 1763-1783 / Stephen Conway
Native peoples of North America and the eighteenth-century British Empire / Daniel K. Richter
British North America, 1760-1815 / Peter Marshall
The formation of Caribbean Plantation Society, 1689-1748 / Richard B. Sheridan
The British West Indies in the age of abolition, 1748-1815 / J.R. Ward
The British Empire and the Atlantic slave trade, 1660-1807 / David Richardson
The black experience in the British Empire, 1680-1810 / Philip D. Morgan
The British in Asia : trade to dominion, 1700-1765 / P.J. Marshall
Indian society and the establishment of British supremacy, 1765-1818 / Rajat Kanta Ray
British India, 1765-1813 : the metropolitan context / H.V. Bowen
The Pacific : exploration and exploitation / Glyndwr Williams
Britain without America
a second Empire? / P.J. Marshall.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

The Oxford history of the British Empire -- vol. 2
Other Titles
18th century


Dewey Decimal Class
325.341, 909.09
Library of Congress
DA16 .O95 1998 v.2

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xxi, 639 p. :
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