Book Of The British Empire 2016 (All About History)КНИГИ / ИСТОРИЯ
Название: Book Of The British Empire Автор(ы): Fiona Hudson (Editor) Издательство: Imagine Publishing Ltd Серия: All About History Год: 2016 ISBN-13: 978-1785462641 Страниц: 164 Язык: English Формат: True PDF Размер: 93 MB
The incredible story of how an empire rose to dominance between 1497 and 1997. At the height of its power the British Empire was so vast it covered almost a quarter of the planet’s land area. Trace the story of this colossal force from its 15th-century origins to modern day. Through amazing images, illustrations and articles, explore a controversial period in world history and follow one nation’s unstoppable quest for global dominance. Featuring: Origins of Empire - Explore the events that kick-started Britain’s quest for dominance overseas. Empire building - Follow the British Empire’s bloody footsteps on its path to becoming a superpower. Victoria’s Empire - Meet the monarch who oversaw Britain as it reached the height of its influence. Decline & legacy - Trace the decline of a global power and witness its lasting impact on the world.