Empire and Identity: An Eighteenth Century Sourcebook
This anthology of primary material brings together literary and non-literary texts from the eighteenth-century focusing on issues including commerce and colonialism. Britons' sense of identity in the eighteenth-century see-sawed between embattled vulnerability and unassailable supremacy. Empire was crucial in shaping this, but contact with other peoples often threw into sh...more
Paperback, 256 pages
Published January 21st 2006 by Palgrave Macmillan
(first published 2006)
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