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Title [British Library images] 1547-1903 1560-1903
Published Marlborough, England : Adam Matthew Digital ; [Chicago, Ill.] : Adam Matthew Education [North American distributor], c2012
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Description 1 online resource
Series Empire online
Empire online
Summary Electronic reproduction of 110 illustrations and photographs, of prominent individuals and scenes of colonial empires, from materials in the British Library featured in the Image Gallery within Empire Online. Portraits of notable figures in the study of Empire and imperialism include the Duke of Wellington, Captain Cook, Francisco Pizarro and many more. These are supplemented with striking images of colonial landscapes, maps and indigenous peoples that bring to life the history of empire
Notes Title supplied by publisher; resource viewed on Nov. 10, 2012
Includes images of the following people: Captain Cook, Duke of Wellington, Francisco Pizarro, Sir Francis Drake, Sir Walter Raleigh, William Bligh, Lord Chelmsford, Major General Charles Gordon, Napoleon Bonaparte, Richard Cobden, Lord Clive Robert, Sir Hope Grant
Subject Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852 -- Pictorial works.
Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Pictorial works.
Pizarro, Francisco, approximately 1475-1541 -- Pictorial works.
Colonies -- History -- Sources.
Indigenous peoples -- Social life and customs -- Pictorial works.
Discoveries in geography -- British -- Pictorial works
United Kingdom -- Colonies -- History -- Sources.
United Kingdom -- Colonies -- Biography -- Pictorial works.
Africa -- Colonization -- Pictorial works.
South Asia -- Colonization -- Pictorial works.
North America -- Colonization -- Pictorial works.
United Kingdom -- Colonies -- Discovery and exploration -- Pictorial works.
United Kingdom -- Colonies -- Maps.
Genre/Form Maps.
Illustrated works.
Form Electronic book
Author British Library.
Adam Matthew Digital (Firm)
Adam Matthew Education (Firm)