Running the Show: Governors of the British Empire

By: Williams, Stephanie

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Running the Show draws on a vast range of unpublished sources, from Colonial Office dispatches to private letters, diaries and memoirs, and reveals the day-to-day lives, obsessions, eccentricities, griefs and triumphs of governors at the height of empire and their attempts to order the territories in their charge. Governors of British colonies were pioneers of globalization. The decisions they made shaped the world we live in today.

Title: Running the Show: Governors of the British Empire

Author: Williams, Stephanie

Categories: General,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: UK, Viking: 2011

ISBN: 0670918040

ISBN 13: 9780670918041

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾

Sellers ID: 02187

Keywords: british history/ british empire/ colonies/ the raj,