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The Resource The United States and the End of British Colonial Rule in Africa, 1941-1968, (electronic resource)

The United States and the End of British Colonial Rule in Africa, 1941-1968, (electronic resource)

Label
The United States and the End of British Colonial Rule in Africa, 1941-1968
Title
The United States and the End of British Colonial Rule in Africa, 1941-1968
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
At the end of World War II, Britain possessed a vast African empire encompassing nearly 2.7 million square miles, about 10 times larger than Britain itself. But by 1965, only three small African territories remained under British control, all of which would become independent before the end of 1968. This book examines the swift demise of Britain's African empire, looking particularly at the role played by the United States in bringing the empire to an end. It reveals how the United States was anti-colonial without being actively pro-independence, concluding that the country's policies and acti
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
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1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hubbard, James P.
Dewey number
325.341096
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
ProQuest Ebook Central
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  • Political science
  • History
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The United States and the End of British Colonial Rule in Africa, 1941-1968, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=http://www.EUI.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=618410
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Cover; Table of Contents; Preface; 1. The United States and Colonies, 1941-1945; 2. Churchill, Britain, and Empire, 1941-1945; 3. The Truman Administration, 1945-1952; 4. Great Britain, the United States and Colonial Issues in the United Nations, 1946-1952; 5. Colonial Reform in London, 1946-1952; 6. Colonial Reform in West Africa, 1946-1952; 7. Colonial Reform in East and Central Africa, 1946-1952; 8. Egypt, Britain, the United States and the Sudan, 1946-1954; 9. The Eisenhower Administration and British Africa, 1953-1960
  • 10. Colonialism in the United Nations During the Eisenhower Years, 1953-196011. Colonial Policy Under the Conservatives, 1952-1959; 12. Anglo-American Sponsored Development; 13. West Africa and the Sudan, 1953-1960; 14. East Africa, 1953-1959; 15. Central Africa, 1953-1959; 16. British Colonial Policy, 1959-1960; 17. Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, 1959-1960; 18. Kennedy, Macmillan, and Africa, 1961-1963; 19. West and East Africa, 1961-1963; 20. Central Africa, 1961-1963; 21. Johnson and British Colonial Africa, 1963-1968; Conclusions; Chapter Notes; Bibliography; Index;
Control code
u366226
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (422 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780786457458
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBL618410
  • (OCoLC)741355642
Label
The United States and the End of British Colonial Rule in Africa, 1941-1968, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=http://www.EUI.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=618410
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Cover; Table of Contents; Preface; 1. The United States and Colonies, 1941-1945; 2. Churchill, Britain, and Empire, 1941-1945; 3. The Truman Administration, 1945-1952; 4. Great Britain, the United States and Colonial Issues in the United Nations, 1946-1952; 5. Colonial Reform in London, 1946-1952; 6. Colonial Reform in West Africa, 1946-1952; 7. Colonial Reform in East and Central Africa, 1946-1952; 8. Egypt, Britain, the United States and the Sudan, 1946-1954; 9. The Eisenhower Administration and British Africa, 1953-1960
  • 10. Colonialism in the United Nations During the Eisenhower Years, 1953-196011. Colonial Policy Under the Conservatives, 1952-1959; 12. Anglo-American Sponsored Development; 13. West Africa and the Sudan, 1953-1960; 14. East Africa, 1953-1959; 15. Central Africa, 1953-1959; 16. British Colonial Policy, 1959-1960; 17. Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, 1959-1960; 18. Kennedy, Macmillan, and Africa, 1961-1963; 19. West and East Africa, 1961-1963; 20. Central Africa, 1961-1963; 21. Johnson and British Colonial Africa, 1963-1968; Conclusions; Chapter Notes; Bibliography; Index;
Control code
u366226
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (422 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780786457458
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBL618410
  • (OCoLC)741355642

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