Britain and the Americas : Culture, Politics, and History. Three volume set

KAUFMAN, Will and Heidi Slettedahl MacPHERSON. Britain and the Americas : Culture, Politics, and History : Volume 1: A-D, Volume 2: E-P, Volume 3: Q-Z. In Three Volumes. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, Inc., (2005). Pp. (i)-lxx,(1)-333,[3] ; (i)-xi,[1],335-771,[3] ; (i)-xi,[1],773-1157,[3]. Illustrated. Double column. Large 8vo, illustrated card covered boards with grey spines.

Three volumes from the Transatlantic Relations Series.

An encyclopedia of England's relationships (political, spiritually, economically, and militarily) with the Western Hemisphere.

From Vikings to redcoats, from the Beatles to the war in Iraq, Britain and the Americas examines Britain's cultural and political legacy to the nations of the Americas. This comprehensive survey also traces how the Americas have in turn influenced contemporary Britain from the Americanization of language and politics to the impact of music and migration from the West Indies.

Complete with an extensive introduction and a chronology of key events, this three-volume encyclopedia contains introductory essays focusing on the four prime areas of British Atlantic engagement, Canada, the Caribbean, the United States, and Latin America. Students of a wide range of disciplines, as well as the lay reader, will appreciate this exhaustive survey, which traces the common themes of British policy and influence throughout the Americas and highlights how Britain has in turn benefited from the influence of American democracy, technology, culture and politics.

Includes numerous Canadian and nautical references. Entries are arranged alphabetically.

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Title: Britain and the Americas : Culture, Politics, and History. Three volume set

Author Name: KAUFMAN, Will and Heidi Slettedahl MacPHERSON MacPHERSON, Heidi Slettedahl Transatlantic Relations series)

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Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Inc., Santa Barbara, CA, 2005, ISBN:1851094318: 2005

ISBN Number: 1851094318

ISBN Number 13: 9781851094318

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