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The Tools of Empire

Technology and European Imperialism in the Nineteenth Century

Daniel R. Headrick

Publication Date - March 1981

ISBN: 9780195028324

224 pages

In Stock

Retail Price to Students: $84.99


"The students enjoyed it very much. It was difficult enough to keep a history calss challenged, but easy enough for them to enjoy it."--Stephen Miller, University of Connecticut

"Ideally suited for undergraduate courses in colonialism and world history."--S. David Knisley, Mars Hill College

"Excellent and moving text!"--Linda Waleda, Portland State University

"Excellent study. I have been asked to propose a course on Industrialization, Technology and International Relations... [and] Headrick's work will be included. Thanks for letting me read this fine study."--Thomas Schoonover, University of Southwestern Louisiana

"A fine, in-depth work for use with the more cursory textbook treatment of a central element of modern history."--T.R. Cox, San Diego State University