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Encyclopedia of Empires of the World

Cynthia Clark Northrup

Encyclopedia of Empires of the World

by Cynthia Clark Northrup

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Published by Facts on File (J) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History - General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11360473M
    ISBN 100816065799
    ISBN 109780816065790
    OCLC/WorldCa166382589

      Empire in Crisis ↑ But if the First World War was a war of empires, it also proved to be a great destroyer of empires. By the time of the armistice of 11 November , three vast and centuries-old empires – the Ottoman, Habsburg, and Romanov empires – lay in ruins. A fourth, the German empire, was significantly reduced in size, stripped. : The Persian Empire [2 volumes]: A Historical Encyclopedia (Empires of the World) () by Kia, Mehrdad and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great Range: $ - $

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    The Oxford World History of Empire Motivation It was for a long time part of received wisdom that humanity has entered a post-imperial era. As de-colonization saw the dismantling and collapse of European colonial overseas possessions, empire seemed to be a thing of the past. This judgement, we can now see, was premature, a dream. Surveys the world's greatest literature about empires and imperialism, written by citizens of these empires and the colonized people who lived under their rule. This book contains more than A-to-Z entries that examine authors, classic works, themes, and concepts related to particular empires in history or the general topics of imperialism.


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The Encyclopedia of Empire presents exceptional in-depth, comparative coverage of empires throughout human history and across the globe. Encyclopedia of Empires of the World book This reference work covers empire in ancient, medieval, and modern periods, including European as well as non-European experiences of empire.

The Encyclopedia of Empire presents exceptional in-depth, comparative coverage of empires throughout human history and across the globe. This reference work covers empire in ancient, medieval, and modern periods, including European as well as non-European experiences of empire.

Comprising over entries and over one million words, The Encyclopedia of Empire reflects a recent. Available online or as a four-volume print set, The Encyclopedia of Empire provides exceptional in-depth, comparative coverage of empires throughout human history and across the globe.

Features over peer-reviewed entries, including both short definitional entries as well as discursive, essay-style articles on major topics and themes Coverage includes individual empires, people, events and.

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They have identified empires in every continent and every age. Readers who are afraid that the book will lean towards the developed West and modern times can rest assured that it does not.

The ancient, the remote and the obscure get their full due. Possible and informal empires. These governments, confederations and other entities have sometimes been informally referred to as "empires".

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