Book #52229

The Concept of Empire: Burke to Attlee 1774-1947

George Bennett
Book #52229 The Concept of Empire: Burke to Attlee 1774-1947. George Bennett.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition: Reprint Edition
Publisher: London: Adam & Charles Black, 1967.

A Reprint edition in Very Good condition with wear to the spine edges, in alike dust-jacket with a 2" pencil marking on the front.

This book is a history of the concept of empire from the writings of eighteenth century philosopher Edmund Burke to the post-war Labour government of the UK. The book looks at the history of empire from its origins in the quest for wealth and power to its demise in the face of nationalism and decolonization.; 8vo ; 434 pages.

Price: $28.13