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Decolonization Since 1945: The Collapse of European Overseas Empires

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One of the most significant changes of the post-1945 world has been the decline and final dismemberment of European colonial empires in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, the Pacific, and the Caribbean. In 1939, roughly a third of the world's entire population lived under colonial rule. At the end of the 20th-century, less than one per cent did so. In this study, each major Eu...more
Paperback, 268 pages
Published March 7th 2001 by Palgrave Macmillan (first published January 1st 2000)
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Interesting overview of European colonies worldwide post WWII, as the title suggests. A great read for those interested in world history and not already an expert on the subject.
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