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Author Spence, Daniel Owen, author

Title Colonial naval culture and British imperialism, 1922-67 / Daniel Owen Spence
Published Manchester, UK : Manchester University Press, 2015
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 278 pages :) : illustrations, maps
Series Studies in imperialism
Studies in imperialism (Manchester, England)
Contents The origins of colonial naval development -- The Caribbean. Trinidad ; The Cayman Islands -- East Africa. Kenya and Zanzibar, pre-1945 ; Post-war East Africa -- East Asia. Hong Kong, pre-1945 ; Post-war Hong Kong
Summary Through a transnational and comparative analysis of official and subaltern sources, explores the indigenous naval forces that emerged in a period of British imperial prestige and international tension
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 252-267) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Sea-power -- Great Britain -- Colonies -- History -- 20th century.
Sea-power -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, British.
United Kingdom -- Colonies -- History, Naval -- 20th century.
Genre/Form History.
Naval history.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1526102331