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"Daily Telegraph" Book of Imperial and Commonwealth Obituaries by David Twiston Davies
'The Breaking of the Mau Mau' in NYRB LII/6, 7 April 2005 [review of Elkins' 'Imperial Reckoning: the untold story of Britain's Gulag in Kenya' & David Anderson's 'Histories of the Hanged: the dirty war in Kenya & the end of empire'] by Neal Ascherson
Acts of Union and Disunion by Linda Colley
The Afghan War, 1878-79 by J. H. Anderson
The Afghan Wars, 1839-42 and 1878-80 by Archibald Forbes
Architecture and Urbanism in the British Empire (Oxford History of the British Empire Companion Series) by G. A. Bremner
Atlas of British overseas expansion by A. N. Porter
Auction of Great Britain & All World Postage Stamps & Postal History Featuring the John D.C. Sussex FRPSL Collection of Queen Victoria and King Edward VII 'Key Plates,' Wednesday 27 and Thursday 28, November 2002 by Grosvenor Philatelic Auctions
Auction of Great Britain & All World Postage Stamps & Postal History, Thursday 15 and Friday 16, May 2003 by Grosvenor Philatelic Auctions
Auction of Great Britain & All World Postage Stamps & Postal History, Wednesday 19 and Thursday 20, November 2003 by Grosvenor Philatelic Auctions
Australia - Cambridge History of the British Empire Vol VII Part I by Ernest Scott
Australia and Imperial Defence 1918-39 - A Study in Air and Sea Power by John McCarthy
Australia's Empire by Deryck M. Schreuder
Balfour and the British Empire: a study in Imperial evolution 1874-1932 by Denis Judd
The Barmy British Empire by Terry Deary
The Barmy British Empire AND The Blitzed Brits by Terry Deary
Black Experience and the Empire by Philip D. Morgan
Britain and Decolonisation: The Retreat from Empire in the Post-War World by John Darwin
Britain in Afghanistan 1: The First Afghan War 1839-42 by Archibald Forbes
Britain in Afghanistan 2: The Second Afghan War 1878-80 by Archibald Forbes
Britain's Experience of Empire in the Twentieth Century (Oxford History of the British Empire Companion) by Andrew Thompson
Britannia's Daughters: Women of the British Empire by Joanna Trollope
The Britannic vision : historians and the making of the British Commonwealth of Nations, 1907-48 by W. David McIntyre
British & Colonial Postage Stamps : A Guide to the Collection and Appreciation of the Adhesive Postal Issues of the British Empire by Douglas B. Armstrong
The British Colonial Empire by Noel Sabine
The British Colonies: British Possessions in Asia. Div XI by R. Montgomery Martin
British Commonwealth and Empire by W. J. Turner
The British Empire 1558-1995 by T. O. Lloyd
The British Empire in the Middle East, 1945-1951: Arab Nationalism, the United States, and Postwar Imperialism by William Roger Louis
The British Empire: an American view of its history from 1776 to 1945 by Gerald W. Johnson
British North America in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries (Oxford History of the British Empire Companion Series) by Stephen Foster
Burmese Days by George Orwell
Bury the Chains: Prophets and Rebels in the Fight to Free an Empire's Slaves by Adam Hochschild
The Cambridge History of the British Empire (Vol. 1: The Old Empire From the Beginnings to 1783) by John Holland Rose
THE CAMBRIDGE HISTORY OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE, VOL. IV: Canada And Newfoundland by J. Holland Rose
The Cambridge History of the British Empire. Volume VIII: South Africa, Rhodesia and the High Commission Territories by Eric A. Walker
The Cambridge Illustrated History of the British Empire by P. J. Marshall
Canada and the British Empire by Phillip Buckner
Captives: Britain, Empire, and the World, 1600-1850 by Linda Colley
Cataclysm: The First World War as Political Tragedy by David Stevenson
Churchill and Empire: A Portrait of an Imperialist by Lawrence James
Churchill's Grand Alliance: The Anglo-American Special Relationship 1940-57 by John Charmley
Commonwealth by H. Duncan Hall
Commonwealth : the British Empire and Commonwealth of Nations, foundations of lasting peace by Henry Drummond-Wolff
The concept of empire: Burke to Attlee, 1774-1947 by George Bennett
Crisis on the Frontier: The Third Afghan War and the Campaign in Waziristan 1919-20 by Brian Robson
Cultural Power, Resistance and Pluralism: Colonial Guyana 1838-1900 by Brian L. Moore
Curing Their Ills by Megan Vaughan
Curzon and British Imperialism in the Middle East, 1916-1919 by John Fisher
Cyprus under British Rule by C.W.J. Orr
The Dark Defile: Britain's Catastrophic Invasion of Afghanistan, 1838-1842 by Diana Preston
Days to Remember: The British Empire in the Great War by John Buchan
The Decline and Fall of the British Empire, 1781-1997 by Piers Brendon
The Decline, Revival and Fall of the British Empire by John Gallagher
Elementary Aspects of Peasant Insurgency in Colonial India by Ranajit Guha
Eminent Victorian Soldiers: Seekers of Glory by Byron Farwell
Empire: The Rise and Demise of the British World Order and the Lessons for Global Power by Niall Ferguson
Empire: What Ruling the World Did to the British by Jeremy Paxman
The End of Empire in the Middle East: Britain's Relinquishment of Power in her Last Three Arab Dependencies by Glen Balfour-Paul
The End of the British Empire: The Historical Debate by John Darwin
Environment and Empire by William Beinart
Essays, Proofs and Reference Stamps from the Bradbury, Wilkinson and De La Rue Archives by Spink
The evolution of the Commonwealth of Nations 1900-1980 by Ina Mary Cumpston
Farewell the Trumpets: An Imperial Retreat by James Morris
The First Afghan War, 1838-1842 by James Alfred Norris
The First World War in Africa by Hew Strachan
From the British Empire to the British Commonwealth by Sir Alfred Eckhard Zimmern
From the Ruins of Empire: The Revolt Against the West and the Remaking of Asia by Pankaj Mishra
Gandhi & Churchill : the epic rivalry that destroyed an empire and forged our age by Arthur Herman
Gender and Empire by Philippa Levine
Ghosts of Empire: Britain's Legacies in the Modern World by Kwasi Kwarteng
The government of the British empire : (as at the end of the year 1917) by Edward Jenks
The Great Anglo-Boer War by Byron Farwell
The great game : Britain and Russia in Central Asia by Sir Martin Ewans
The Great Game, 1856-1907: Russo-British Relations in Central and East Asia by Evgeny Sergeev
The growth of the British Commonwealth, 1880-1932 by Ina Mary Cumpston
Heaven's Command: An Imperial Progress by James Morris
His Majesty the King 1910-1935, Twenty-five Years of a Glorious Reign Told in Pictures by H. W. Wilson
The house of history : the third storey : later modern history by Muriel Agnes (Bussell) Masefield
The Ideological Origins of the British Empire by David Armitage
The Illustrated Rise and Fall of the British Empire by Lawrence James
Images of the Raj: South Asia in the Literature of Empire by D. C. R. A. Goonetilleke
Imperial Reckoning: The Untold Story of Britain's Gulag in Kenya by Caroline Elkins
Important Stamps and Covers of the World, London, Thursday, 8 May 1997 by Spink
In Afghanistan: Two Hundred Years of British, Russian and American Occupation by David Loyn
In the Name of God, Go!: Leo Amery and the British Empire in the Age of Churchill by William Roger Louis
India and the British Empire (Oxford History of the British Empire Companion) by Douglas M. Peers
India Britannica by Geoffrey Moorhouse
An Inquisitive Eye by Sybil Nowell
Ireland and the British Empire by Kevin Kenny
Jerusalem: From the Ottomans to the British by Roberto Mazza
Kenya, a political history : the colonial period by George Bennett
Kitchener: Portrait of an Imperialist by Philip Magnus-Allcroft
The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill, Volume II: Alone, 1932-1940 by William Manchester
The Life of Mahatma Gandhi by Louis Fischer
Like Hidden Fire: The Plot to Bring Down the British Empire by Peter Hopkirk
The Lion and the Tiger: The Rise and Fall of the British Raj, 1600-1947 by Denis Judd
The Lion and the Unicorn: Gladstone vs. Disraeli by Richard Aldous
The Long Recessional: The Imperial Life of Rudyard Kipling by David Gilmour
Lord Milner and the Empire: The evolution of British imperialism by Vladimir Halperin
Memories of Kenya: Stories of the Pioneers by Arnold Curtis
Migration and Empire (Oxford History of the British Empire Companion Series) by Marjory Harper
Missions and Empire by Norman Etherington
Mr. Kipling's Army by Byron Farwell
The Neal M. Allen Collection of British Empire Postage Stamps by Shreves Philatelic Galleries
A Necessary Evil: A History of American Distrust of Government by Garry Wills
Neither Led Nor Driven: Contesting British Cultural Imperialism in Jamaica 1865-1920 by Brian L. Moore
The Number of the Beast by Robert A. Heinlein
One flag, one queen, one tongue : New Zealand, the British Empire, and the South African War, 1899-1902 by I. C. McGibbon
The Ordeal of Elizabeth Marsh: A Woman in World History by Linda Colley
Outposts: Journeys to the Surviving Relics of the British Empire by Simon Winchester
The Oxford history of the British Empire by William Roger Louis
The Oxford history of the British Empire, Volume 1 : The Origins of Empire by Nicholas P. Canny
The Oxford history of the British Empire, Volume 2 : The eighteenth century by P. J. Marshall
The Oxford history of the British Empire, Volume 3 : The nineteenth century by Andrew Porter
The Oxford history of the British Empire, Volume 4 : The twentieth century by Judith M. Brown
The Oxford history of the British Empire, Volume 5 : Historiography by Robin Winks
The Pax Britannica Trilogy by James Morris
Pax Britannica: the Climax of an Empire by Jan Morris
The Pelican History of England: England in the Twentieth Century by David Thomson
The Pioneer Stamps of the British Empire by Bertram W. H. Poole
Pioneers' scrapbook : reminiscences of Kenya, 1890 to 1968 by Elspeth Joscelin Grant Huxley
Plain Tales from the British Empire by Charles Allen
Prisoners of the Mahdi by Byron Farwell
Raj: The Making and Unmaking of British India by Lawrence James
Rare Stamps and Postal History of the World : Featuring Great Britain 1840 1d Block of Ten First Day Cover, the Original Perkins Bacon Printer's Supply Book, 1840 1d/2d Combination Covers, Mauritius 1849 2d 'MAURITUS' and 'MAURITUIS" Spelling Errors, Bermuda, Newfoundland Airs, British Africa Including Niger Coast : 24th June 1998 by Stanley Gibbons Auctions
Remarks on military law and the punishment of flogging by Sir Charles James NapierBritish colonies
The restless Dominion; the Irish Free State and the British Commonwealth of Nations, 1921-31 by D.W. Harkness
Retreat from Kabul: The Catastrophic British Defeat in Afghanistan, 1842 by Patrick Macrory
Return of a King: The Battle for Afghanistan, 1839-42 by William Dalrymple
The Rise and Fall of the British Empire by Lawrence James
The Road to Kabul: The Second Afghan War 1878-1881 by Brian Robson
The Romance of Empire by Philip Gibbs
The royal tour, 1901: Or, The cruise of H.M.S. Ophir, being a lower deck account of their Royal Highnesses, the Duke and Duchess of Cornwall and York's voyage around the British Empire by Harry Price
Rule Britannia: Women, Empire, and Victorian Writing by Deirdre David
Salisbury: Victorian Titan by Andrew Roberts
The Savage Wars: British Campaigns in Africa, 1870-1920 by Lawrence James
Scotland and the British Empire (The Oxford History of the British Empire Compnion Series) by John M. MacKenzie
The Second Afghan War 1878-1880 Casualty Roll by Anthony Farrington
Settlers and Expatriates: Britons over the Seas by Robert Bickers
Silver Jubilee stamps of the Empire : a souvenir record by Douglas Brawn Armstrong
A soldier's memories in peace and war by G. J. Younghusband
Sovereignty and fiscal freedom : the British Empire and Commonwealth of Nations foundations of lasting peace by Henry Drummond-Wolff
Speeches and Documents on the British Dominions, 1918-31: From Self-government to National Sovereignty by Arthur Berriedale Keith
Strangers Within the Realm: Cultural Margins of the First British Empire by Bernard Bailyn
A Study of History, Vol. 1: Abridgement of Volumes I-VI by Arnold J. Toynbee
Tales from Paradise: Memories of the British in the South Pacific by June Knox-Mawer
Tales From the Dark Continent by Charles Allen
Tales from the South China Seas: Images of the British in South East Asia in the Twentieth Century by Charles Allen
Ten Cities That Made an Empire by Tristram Hunt
Third Afghan War 1919 Official Account by Army Hq India
Tournament of Shadows: The Great Game and the Race for Empire in Central Asia by Karl E. Meyer
The Unissued Stamps of King George VI by David Horry
A very different land : agriculture, development and the foundation of modern Kenya by Hilary Sunman
Victoria's Wars: The Rise of Empire by Saul David
A View Of The Art Of Colonization, With Present Reference To The British Empire: In Letters Between A Statesman And A Colonist by Edward Gibbon Wakefield
What Life Was Like in the Jewel in the Crown: British India AD 1600-1905 by Time-Life Books
Winding up the British Empire in the Pacific Islands by W. David McIntyre
Women of the Raj: The Mothers, Wives, and Daughters of the British Empire in India by Margaret MacMillan
Zanzibar under the Foreign Office, 1890-1913. by Lawrence William Hollingsworth

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