Peoples and Empires: A Short History of European Migration, Exploration, and Conquest, from Greece to the Present

Peoples and Empires: A Short History of European Migration, Exploration, and Conquest, from Greece to the Present

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by Anthony Pagden
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0812967615

ISBN-13: 9780812967616

Pub. Date: 01/07/2003

Publisher: Random House Publishing Group

Written by one of the world’s foremost historians of human migration, Peoples and Empires is the story of the great European empires—the Roman, the Spanish, the French, the British—and their colonies, and the back-and-forth between “us” and “them,” culture and nature, civilization and barbarism, the center and the

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Written by one of the world’s foremost historians of human migration, Peoples and Empires is the story of the great European empires—the Roman, the Spanish, the French, the British—and their colonies, and the back-and-forth between “us” and “them,” culture and nature, civilization and barbarism, the center and the periphery. It’s the history of how conquerors justified conquest, and how colonists and the colonized changed each other beyond all recognition.

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ISBN-13:
9780812967616
Publisher:
Random House Publishing Group
Publication date:
01/07/2003
Series:
Modern Library Chronicles
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
949,580
Product dimensions:
5.22(w) x 7.97(h) x 0.55(d)

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