Cities of Empire: The British Colonies and the Creation of the Urban World.

Hunt, Tristram.

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Through a chain of ten former colonial cities dotted across the globe, the author tells the story of the British Empire as he explores urbanism as the longest lasting legacy of British imperialism. The history of these cities Boston, Bridgetown, Dublin, Cape Town, Calcutta, Hong Kong, Bombay, Melbourne, New Delhi and Liverpool, exposes just how the justifications and understandings of imperialism changed across time and space.

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Author Hunt, Tristram.
Format HC
Publisher Metropolitan Books
Imprint Metropolitan Books
Illustrations illustrations
Publish Date 25/11/2014
Catalogue Aug18
Catalogue book number 146