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Building an Empire

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L. Lamprey (Louisa Lamprey) wrote several children's history books, a few historical novels, and "Building an Empire", likely her last, or close to last, book. She died in 1951. This book is for a general audience and follows the history of the British Empire, although it discusses the how and why of other empires, such as the Roman, French and the attempts at a German empire.

The book was written in 1941, so it ends just before the British Empire began to dissolve after World War II. It is about how and why an empire comes about and not just a chronological retelling of dates and battles and main characters.

Item details

Author(s):
L Lamprey
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1943
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
216
Publisher:
Harrap
Title:
Building an Empire

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L. Lamprey (Louisa Lamprey) wrote several children's history books, a few historical novels, and "Building an Empire", likely her last, or close to last, book. She died in 1951. This book is for a general audience and follows the history of the British Empire, although it discusses the how and why of other empires, such as the Roman, French and the attempts at a German empire.

The book was written in 1941, so it ends just before the British Empire began to dissolve after World War II. It is about how and why an empire comes about and not just a chronological retelling of dates and battles and main characters.

Author(s):
L Lamprey
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1943
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
216
Publisher:
Harrap
Title:
Building an Empire

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