An Empire Divided

Religion, Republicanism, and the Making of French Colonialism, 1880-1914
Author(s): 
Daughton, J. P.
ISBN: 
0195305302
Date published: 
December 2006
Hardback
Price: 
£32.99

With case studies on Indochina, Polynesia, and Madagascar. An Empire Divided tells the story of how troubled relations between Catholic missionaries and a host of republican critics shaped colonial policies. Catholic perspectives, and domestic French politics in the tumultuous decades before the First World War.