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Part I - 1838: The Year of Freedom

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  17 December 2020

Alan Lester
University of Sussex
Kate Boehme
University of Leicester
Peter Mitchell
University of Sussex
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Ruling the World
Freedom, Civilisation and Liberalism in the Nineteenth-Century British Empire
, pp. 33 - 186
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Print publication year: 2021

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