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Published: 06 May 2014

304 Pages | 1 map

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198702436

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Winding up the British Empire in the Pacific Islands

W. David McIntyre

Oxford History of the British Empire Companion Series

  • The first study to exploit recently-opened archive files
  • Offers a detailed coverage of the independence processes
  • Places the subject in the context of the end of empire and the new Commonwealth
  • Provides interesting anecdotal material about many of the personalities involved in the politics of the period