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Empire Niall Ferguson

Empire By Niall Ferguson

Empire by Niall Ferguson


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Summary

Recreates the excitement, brutality and adventure of the British Empire. This book aims to provide a reinterpretation of the British Empire as one of the world's greatest modernising forces. It shows how the British Empire in the 19th Century spearheaded globalisation with steampower, telegraphs, guns, engineers and missionaries.

Empire Summary

Empire by Niall Ferguson

This astoundingly successful, superbly reviewed book vividly recreates the excitement, brutality and adventure of the British Empire. Ferguson's most revolutionary and popular work, EMPIRE is a major reinterpretation of the British Empire as one of the world's greatest modernising forces. It shows on a vast canvas how the British Empire in the 19th Century spearheaded real globalisation with steampower, telegraphs, guns, engineers, missionaries and millions of settlers.

About Niall Ferguson

Niall Ferguson is one of Britain's most renowned historians. He is the Milbank Family Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, a senior fellow of the Center for European Studies at Harvard University, and a Visiting Professor at Tsinghua University, Beijing. His books include The House of Rothschild, Empire, The War of the World, The Ascent of Money, The Great Degeneration and Kissinger, 1923-1968: The Idealist. His many prizes include the Benjamin Franklin Prize for Public Service (2010), the Hayek Prize for Lifetime Achievement (2012) and the Ludwig Erhard Prize for Economic Journalism (2013).

Additional information

GOR001438969
9780141035260
0141035269
Empire by Niall Ferguson
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Penguin Books Ltd
20070906
448
N/A
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