Pax Britannica

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Product Number: DD32723
Released: Sep 03, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781094014241
Narrator/s: Roy McMillan
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The Pax Britannica trilogy is Jan Morris's masterly telling of the British Empire from the accession of Queen Victoria to the death of Winston Churchill. It is a towering achievement: informative, accessible, entertaining and written with all her usual bravura. Pax Britannica, the second volume, is a snapshot of the Empire at the Diamond Jubilee of 1897. It looks at what made up the Empire - from adventurers and politicians to communications and infrastructure, as well as anomalies and eccentricities. This humane overview also examines the muddle of jumbled ideologies behind it, and how they affected its 370 million people.

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Author(s): Jan Morris
Genre: History

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Author(s): Jan Morris
Narrator(s): Roy McMillan
Genre: History
Product Number Z100028328
Released: Jul 01, 2011
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Naxos Audiobooks
ISBN: #9781843794707

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