Blog Posts - Piers Brendon

Book Recommendation: The Decline and Fall of the British Empire, 1781-1997

One of the best reads on thedecline of the British Empire. Review from Booklist:"The title, taken from Gibbon’s immortal work on imperial Rome, was chosen since British imperialists consciously compared their empire to the Roman imperium. Despite t...
by The Royal Unionist on Aug 13, 2011

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