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Britain and the Dominions

William Ranulf Brock

Britain and the Dominions

by William Ranulf Brock

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Commonwealth of Nations,
  • Great Britain -- Colonies -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWilliam R. Brock.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination521 p. :
    Number of Pages521
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23822016M

    The Imperial Army Project Britain and the Land Forces of the Dominions and India, Douglas E. Delaney. The first major study of the British imperial army project, fostering a greater understanding of how the military system of the British Empire functioned.   Buy Britain and the Dominions by W. R. Brock from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Author: W. R. Brock.

    The role of Britain’s Indian and colonial troops during the Great War has been well covered in the literature, but no so that of the “indigenous peoples” of the self-governing dominions (Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Newfoundland, and South Africa), making this a pioneering work. WHEN Britain declared war on Germany on August 4th , it was committing not only its own men, but those of its empire. The five “dominions”—Australia, Canada, Newfoundland (which joined.

      A Britannic nationalism was also at work in these discourses, one that stressed the ties of ‘kith and kin’ between Great Britain and the white settler dominions, and which persisted well into. Society for the Mitigation and Gradual Abolition of Slavery Throughout the British Dominions: Analysis of the report of a Committee of the House of commons on the extinction of slavery. (London, Printed for the Society for the abolition of slavery throughout the British dominions, ), also by .


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Using government records, private letters and diaries and contemporary media sources, this book examines the key themes affecting the relationship between Britain and the Dominions during the Second World War, the Empire's last great conflict/5.

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Dont be mistaken for thinking Dominion is a historical book based on fact. Its distinctly alt-reality with Britain having surrendered to Germany, leaving the Nazi regime largely in control Dominion is a slow burning spy novel with an alternate history twist/5.

Britain and the Dominions by W. Brock. Paperback $ Overview. This book is the history of an idea. The unique concept of dominion status within a Commonwealth of Nations is the result of the need for freedom combined with peace, for independence combined with international obligations, for common action without central Author: W.

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British Empire Left: Flag of Great Britain (before ) Right: Flag of the United Kingdom All areas of the world that were ever part of the British Empire. Current British Overseas Territories have their names underlined in red. The British Empire comprised the dominions, colonies, protectorates, mandates, and other territories ruled or administered by the United Kingdom and its predecessor.

: Empire Lost: Britain, the Dominions and the Second World War eBook: Stewart, Andrew: Kindle Store. British Empire, a worldwide system of dependencies— colonies, protectorates, and other territories—that over a span of some three centuries was brought under the sovereignty of the crown of Great Britain and the administration of the British government.

The policy of granting or recognizing significant degrees of self-government by dependencies, which was favoured by the far-flung nature. Using government records, private letters and diaries and contemporary media sources, this book examines the key themes affecting the relationship between Britain and the Dominions during the Second World War, the Empire's last great conflict.

It asks why this political and military coalition was ultimately successful in overcoming the challenge of the Axis powers but, in the process, proved. The Dominions Office and Colonial Office List Comprising Historical and Statistical Information Respecting the Overseas Dominions and Colonial Dependencies of Great Britain.

Brit Volume: () (Reprint) and a great selection of related books, art. Unifying the British Empire’s Armies. Prof. Delaney (Royal Military College of Canada) examines how Britain managed to create an effective Imperial army out of the diverse armies of the motherland, the several Dominions, and India in the era of the World divides his subject into six chapters.

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Stewart's title confirms that Britain is his principal subject, for the empire could only be lost to Britain, not the dominions.

What exactly was lost, according to Stewart, was the traditional conception of the empire and commonwealth in which Britain was Author: Francine McKenzie. It is easily forgotten now but in the immediate postwar yearsBritons rose to his challenge by departing these shores forever, emigrating to live in the dominions.

Meanwhile Todman ends with the pugnacious foreign secretary, Ernest Bevin, reminding his remaining countrymen and women that a diminished Britain’s future was now, and /5(5). Interwar Britain (–) was a period of peace and relative economic stagnation. In politics the Liberal Party collapsed and the Labour Party became the main challenger to the dominant Conservative Party throughout the period.

The Great Depression impacted Britain less severely economically and politically than other major nations, although there were severe pockets of long-term Followed by: Second World War.

The English-speaking Alliance: Britain, the United States, the Dominions and the Cold War Ritchie Ovendale Allen & Unwin, - Political Science - pages.

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In one of the many wartime debates that focused on.This book is the first comprehensive study of the British Commonwealth in the Second World War. Britain and its Dominions, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa, formed the most durable, cooperative and interchangeable alliance of the war.