Power Over Peoples

Author: Daniel R. Headrick
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400833590
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In Power over Peoples, Daniel Headrick traces the evolution of Western technologies--from muskets and galleons to jet planes and smart bombs--and sheds light on the environmental and social factors that have brought victory in some cases ...

Empires And Colonies

Author: Jonathan Hart
Publisher: Polity
ISBN: 0745626130
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See George Grant, Technology and Empire: Perspectives on North America (
Toronto: House of Anansi, 1969). See also Daniel R. Headrick, The Tools
ofEmpire: Technology and European Imperialism in the Nineteenth Century (New
York: ...

The Tentacles Of Progress Technology Transfer In The Age Of Imperialism 1850 1940

Author: Chicago Daniel R. Headrick Professor of History Roosevelt University
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 019802178X
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In this trenchant examination of a paradox of colonial rule, Daniel Headrick, author of the widely acclaimed Tools of Empire, shows how the massive transfers of technology--including equipment, techniques, and experts--from the European ...

Technology Of Empire

Author: Daqing Yang
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674010918
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In the extension of the Japanese empire in the 1930s and 1940s, technology, geo-strategy, and institutions were closely intertwined in empire building.

Historical Dictionary Of European Imperialism

Author: James Stuart Olson
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313262579
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European versions were known as the Mitrailleuse, Nordenfelt, Gardner, and
Hotchkiss. But the first ... (Daniel R. Head- rick, The Tools of Empire. Technology
and European Imperialism in the Nineteenth Century, 1981.) MADAGASCAR.

Disease And Empire

Author: Philip D. Curtin
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521598354
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Soldiers on campaign, especially in the tropics, continued to die from disease at rates as high as ever. This book examines the practice of military medicine during the conquest of Africa, especially in the 1880s and 1890s.

Gender And Empire

Author: Angela Woollacott
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 0230204856
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Authoritative and approachable, this is essential reading for students of world history, imperial history and gender relations.

Geography And Imperialism 1820 1940

Author: Morag Bell
Publisher: Manchester University Press
ISBN: 9780719039348
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Notes 1 Imperialism as a term only acquired its modern geopolitical meaning late
in the nineteenth century. ... 1992 5 Daniel R. Headrick, The tools of empire:
technology and European imperialism in the nineteenth century, Oxford, 1981;
and, ...