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Expansion and imperialism

Campbell, A. E.

Expansion and imperialism

by Campbell, A. E.

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1865-,
    • United States -- Colonial question

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [184]-186.

      Statementedited by A. E. Campbell.
      SeriesInterpretations of American History
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE661.7 .C35
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 186 p.
      Number of Pages186
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5075515M
      LC Control Number74101532

        Manifest Destiny, in U.S. history, the supposed inevitability of the continued territorial expansion of the boundaries of the United States westward to the Pacific and beyond. Before the American Civil War (–65), the idea of Manifest Destiny was used to validate continental acquisitions in the Oregon Country, Texas, New Mexico, and. Imperialism definition, the policy of extending the rule or authority of an empire or nation over foreign countries, or of acquiring and holding colonies and dependencies. See more.

      The military successes of European imperialism are easy to explain; in many cases they were a matter of firearms against spears. But as Alfred W. Crosby maintains in this highly original and fascinating book, the Europeans' displacement and replacement of the native peoples in the temperate zones was more a matter of biology than of military Cited by: The book provides fresh insights into the history of US territorial expansion and imperialism, bringing together more well-known instances (such as the purchase of Alaska) with those less-frequently discussed (such as the acquisition of the Guano Islands after ). The volume considers key historical debates, controversies and turning points.

      Drawing on recent studies of the links between empire, colonialism, and genocide, Nazi Empire, examines German history from to as an expression of the aspiration to imperialist expansion and the simultaneous fear of destruction by rivals. Acknowledging the important differences between the Second Empire, the Weimar Republic, and the Third Reich, 5/5(1). Adam Burns, American Imperialism: The Territorial Expansion of the United States, Edinburgh: Edinburgh UP, ISBN 1 3 Theodora D. Patrona Adam Burns’s title leaves no doubt as to the book’s content: a historical volume set to explore the popular topic of American Imperialism. The author’s obvious goal, to make an original and significant Author: Theodora D. Patrona.


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