The Tools of Empire

The Tools of Empire : Technology and European Imperialism in the Nineteenth Century

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  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 137.16 x 208.28 x 17.78mm | 294.83g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0195028325
  • 9780195028324
  • 1,015,182

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'Headrick is a master of his technical information and this book is valuable as a convenient record of the extension overseas of Western shipping, railways, telecommunications, urban utilities, irrigation, botany, mining, metallurgy and education.' D.K. Fieldhouse, Jesus College, Cambridge, EHR Jan. 92show more

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