The British Empire

A Very Short Introduction
Author(s): 
Jackson, Ashley
ISBN: 
9780199605415
Date published: 
May 2013
Paperback
Price: 
£7.99

The British Empire influenced many aspects of the world we live in today. The international system remains heavily marked by British imperialism, and the borders, nations, and federations it created. This Very Short Introduction introduces and defines the British Empire, reviewing how it evolved into such a force, and the legacy it left behind.