full text of history of the colonies of the british

Former British Colonies

The colonies dominions and areas under colonial rule in the 16th century to the early 18th century made up the British Empire It was the largest known empire in history Spain and Portugal started exploring the world during the 15th and 16th centuries and they set up big empires abroad this sparked the interest to explore by other European

The History of the West Indies

Full title: The History Civil and Commercial of the British Colonies in the West Indies Abridged from the History written by Bryan Edwards Esq Illustrated with a map Published: 1798 London Format: Book Creator: Bryan Edwards Usage terms Public Domain Held by British Library Shelfmark: 10480 c 3 Full catalogue details

British East Africa

2020-8-15British penetration of the area began at Zanzibar in the last quarter of the 19th century In 1888 the Imperial British East Africa Company established claims to territory in what is now Kenya In 1890 and 1894 British protectorates were established over the sultanate of Zanzibar and the kingdom of Buganda (Uganda) respectively and in 1895 the company's territory in Kenya was transferred

Geography and history of the British colonies

Document Record Creator Hodgins J George (John George) 1821-1912 Title Geography and history of the British colonies : to which are added a sketch of the various Indian tribes of British America and brief biographical notices of eminent persons connected with its history

The Declaration of Independence: Full text

2020-2-4— Such has been the patient sufferance of these Colonies and such is now the necessity which constrains them to alter their former Systems of Government The history of the present King of Great Britain is a history of repeated injuries and usurpations all having in direct object the establishment of an absolute Tyranny over these States

Empires Globalization in the Modern World

Full text articles at least 3-5 years old (varies by journal) Full text or linked to full text for more recent articles (most of them) Contemporary vocabulary is vital for success Project Muse Full text articles (view in PDF) Historical Abstracts 1954- Covers events of 1450 to the present

Primary Source Databases

Full-text of the The Gilder Lean Institute of American History's archive of letters diaries maps pamphlets printed books newspapers and ephemera documenting the political economic and social history of the United States from 1493-1945 The majority of the material is from manuscript collections

History of the Kings of Britain

2000-7-30the history To you therefore Robert earl of Gloucester this work humbly sues for the favour of being so corrected by your advice that it may not be thought to be the poor offspring of Geoffrey of Monmouth but when polished by your refined wit and judgment the production of him who had Henry the glorious king of England for his father and

List of books and articles about British History

British History British History: Selected full-text books and articles Empire State and Society: Britain since 1830 By Jamie L Bronstein Andrew T Harris Wiley-Blackwell 2012 Read preview Overview The Oxford Companion to British History By John Cannon Oxford University Press 1997 Read preview Overview The

History of the British Colonies

History of the British Colonies Report (Assessment) New England and the Mid Atlantic regions had a different economic and government structures compared to other regions Most of the colonies especially the ones located in the north were very rich in resources

All Texts Chronological Order Becoming American:

2013-10-28William Clarke Observations on the Late and Present Conduct of the French with Regard to their Encroachments upon the British Colonies in North America selections with full text of appendix: Benjamin Franklin Observations concerning the Increase of Mankind Peopling of

Telling Stories about the Colonies: British and French

Gender History Volume 21 Issue 1 Telling Stories about the Colonies: British and French Women in Algeria in the Nineteenth Century Rebecca Rogers University of Paris‐Descartes The full text of this article hosted at iucr is unavailable due to technical difficulties

Details

The history civil and commercial of the British colonies in the West Indies To which is added A general description of the Bahama islands by Daniel M'Kinnen By Edwards Bryan 1743-1800 McKinnon Daniel 1767-1830 General description of the Bahama Islands Type Book Material

Subscription Resources

This database contains full-text of more than 36 000 printed works covering American history and literature through the Colonial period up to the eighteenth century (coverage is 1639 to 1800) It contains a wide range of genres including advertisements broadsides maps trade catalogs etc

Text of the Declaration

In Congress July 4 1776 A Declaration by the Representatives of the United States of America in General Congress Assembled When in the Course of human events it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another and to assume among the Powers of the earth the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and of Nature's

Geography and history of the British colonies

Document Record Creator Hodgins J George (John George) 1821-1912 Title Geography and history of the British colonies : to which are added a sketch of the various Indian tribes of British America and brief biographical notices of eminent persons connected with its history

All Texts Chronological Order Becoming American:

2013-10-28William Clarke Observations on the Late and Present Conduct of the French with Regard to their Encroachments upon the British Colonies in North America selections with full text of appendix: Benjamin Franklin Observations concerning the Increase of Mankind Peopling of

History of the British colonies (eBook 1859)

COVID-19 Resources Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation international travel) Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this WorldCat search OCLC's WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus

History of the Kings of Britain

2000-7-30the history To you therefore Robert earl of Gloucester this work humbly sues for the favour of being so corrected by your advice that it may not be thought to be the poor offspring of Geoffrey of Monmouth but when polished by your refined wit and judgment the production of him who had Henry the glorious king of England for his father and

Browse subject: Great Britain

Filed under: Great Britain -- Colonies -- America -- History -- 18th century -- Sources Journals of the Board of Trade and Plantations (14 volumes covering 1704-1782 London: HMSO 1920-1938) ed by Great Britain Public Record Office (HTML at British History Online) British Royal Proclamations Relating to America 1603-1783 by Great Britain

6 2 The British Colonies ca 1600

6 2 The British Colonies ca 1600-1700 In accounts of American history "Thirteen Colonies" is shorthand for the English-speaking colonies arrayed along the east coast of North America which rebelled against Britain in 1775-83 But the term ignores the existence of two other English-speaking colonies — Nova Scotia and Newfoundland

Full text of The history of freemasonry : its antiquities

Full text of The history of freemasonry : its antiquities symbols constitutions customs etc embracing an investigation of the records of the organisations of the fraternity in England Scotland Ireland British colonies France Germany and the United States derived from official sources See other formats

Browse subject: Great Britain

Filed under: Great Britain -- Colonies -- America -- History -- 18th century -- Sources Journals of the Board of Trade and Plantations (14 volumes covering 1704-1782 London: HMSO 1920-1938) ed by Great Britain Public Record Office (HTML at British History Online) British Royal Proclamations Relating to America 1603-1783 by Great Britain