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Imperial Boundary Making : Geography, Politics and the Expansion of Empire - (Hardcover)

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Matthew Tillotson demonstrates how the creation of boundaries and borders was not simply a matter of imposing the results of diplomatic decision-making arrived at in distant European centres of power but involved a much more complex process. His nuanced reading departs from conventional historical narratives on imperial and colonial boundary-making to illustrate how the work of professional geographers played a key role in the process, how their readings and understandings of the local landscapes played an important and mediating role. With a wealth of archivally driven examples the book will appeal to historical and political geographers and imperial and colonial historians.
Number of Pages: 124
Genre: Social Science, History
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Tauris Academic Studies
Author: Matthew Tillotson
Language: English
Street Date: December 30, 2018
TCIN: 53527944
UPC: 9781788310840
Item Number (DPCI): 248-79-7129
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