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Resistance in the Desert: Moroccan Responses to French Imperialism 1881-1912

Resistance in the Desert: Moroccan Responses to French Imperialism 1881-1912

1st Edition

Ross E. Dunn
November 12, 2019

This work, first published in 1977, is a study of African responses to European conquest in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. It centers on the Muslim pastoral tribes and oasis communities which inhabited southeastern Morocco, a semi-arid region on the northern fringe of the Sahara...

France Overseas: A Study of Modern Imperialism

France Overseas: A Study of Modern Imperialism

1st Edition

Herbert Ingram Priestley
November 12, 2019

Originally published in 1938. Upon restoration of peace in 1814, recovery of colonial prestige become one of the leading affairs of the French state. First the Old Colonies were reoccupied, then new areas were sought in the Pacific, Asia, and in Africa. This book examines the growth of France...

The Shaping of the French Colonial Empire: A Bio-Bibliography of the Careers of Richelieu, Fouquet, and Colbert

The Shaping of the French Colonial Empire: A Bio-Bibliography of the Careers of Richelieu, Fouquet, and Colbert

1st Edition

Philip P. Boucher
November 12, 2019

This bio-bibliography, first published in 1985, of the colonial "ministries" of Cardinal Richelieu, Nicholas Fouquet and Jean-Baptiste Colbert examines the primary and secondary sources available for a re-evaluation of the formative era of the French overseas empire. This volume will be of great...

Struggle for Empire: A Bibliography of the French and Indian War

Struggle for Empire: A Bibliography of the French and Indian War

1st Edition

James G. Lydon
November 12, 2019

Originally published in 1986. The French and Indian War (Seven Years’ War) occurred in the mid-eighteenth century. The concern of this bibliography is with the North American experience in this war, with excursions into the West Indies to examine collateral events which involved Anglo-Americans...

Routledge Library Editions: World Empires

Routledge Library Editions: World Empires

1st Edition

Various
May 02, 2018

The 16 volumes in this set, originally published between 1919 and 1998, draw together research by leading academics in the area of World Empires and provide an examination of related key issues. The books examine French Colonialism, the German Empire, and the Ottoman Empire, as well as the effect...

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