Comparing Empires: European Colonialism from Portuguese Expansion to the Spanish-American War by J. HartComparing Empires: European Colonialism from Portuguese Expansion to the Spanish-American War by J. Hart

Comparing Empires: European Colonialism from Portuguese Expansion to the Spanish-American War

byJ. Hart

Paperback | April 14, 2008

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By consulting rare manuscripts, images, maps, and books, Jonathan Hart explores the relatively neglected empires of Portugal and the Netherlands to draw new conclusions about those of Spain, France, and England (as well as its successor the US). The book ranges from the Portuguese voyages to Africa to the Spanish-American War of 1898 and concentrates on the frictions and shifting rivalries among the empires.
JONATHAN HART is the Director of the Institute for Renaissance Studies at the University of Edmonton, where he holds appointments in both English and History. Last year he was visiting Professor at Princeton University. He holds a joint Ph.D. in Literature and History, and has published widely on Shakespeare, Renaissance Literature, an...
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Title:Comparing Empires: European Colonialism from Portuguese Expansion to the Spanish-American WarFormat:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.48 inPublished:April 14, 2008Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230602401

ISBN - 13:9780230602403

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Introduction Portugal and After Spain, England and France From Portugal to the United States