The Victorian Empire and Britain's Maritime World, 1837-1901
The Sea and Global History
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||Palgrave Macmillan|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $90.00|
| Book Description: |
A wide-ranging new survey of the role of the sea in Britain's global presence in the 19th century. Mostly at peace, but sometimes at war, Britain grew as a maritime empire in the Victorian era. This collection looks at British sea-power as a strategic, moral and cultural force.