8 edition of The web of empire found in the catalog.
The web of empire
Includes bibliographical references (p. -363) and index.
|LC Classifications||DA16 .G36 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 381 p. :|
|Number of Pages||381|
|LC Control Number||2007041087|
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Explores the period when England challenged dominion over the American continents; Makes a lasting argument about the formative years of the English empire. Alison Games is the author of The Web of Empire ( avg rating, 89 ratings, 10 reviews, published ), Migration and the Origins of the English Atlan /5.
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