Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2016

256 Pages

9.2*6.14 inches

ISBN: 9780719097010

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Royal tourists, colonial subjects and the making of a British world, 1860-1911

First Edition

Charles Reed

Published by Manchester University Press

Studies in Imperialism MUP

  • Examines the nineteenth-century royal tour from the perspectives of multiple historical actors and audiences: royals themselves, politicians, colonial officials, white and 'other' settlers, indigenous people and other people of colour, and the British public
  • Explores the history of the royal tour across three continents
  • Seeks to centre the story of the royal tours on colonial subjects
  • Aims to understand how a multivalent British-imperial culture was made, in part, in the empire