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Empire Online


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1492 - 2007. (Adam Matthew Digital) limited to students, faculty, and staff of the University of Texas at Austin fulltext of articles available
Provides full text access to primary source documents from the British Empire (the Empire encompassed Africa, the Americas, Australia, Oceania, and South Asia). Documents include travel accounts, the literature of Empire, photography and illustration, religious material, and records on issues of race and class in the colonial context.

The material is divided into 5 sections
  1. Cultural Contacts, 1492-1969
  2. Empire Writing and Literature of Empire
  3. The Visible Empire
  4. Religion and Empire
  5. Race, Class, Imperialism and Colonialism c1607-2007

Browse by names, places and topics Search by period, date, places, person and subject.

Also includes scholarly interpretive essays on the British Empire.
 
 
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Related Subjects
African Studies
American Studies
Asian Studies
Australian and New Zealand Studies
Comparative Literature
English Literature
European Studies
History
Medieval and Renaissance Studies
South Asian Studies
 
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Archival Collections and Primary Sources
Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century