Borderlands in World History, 1700-1914

Editors: Readman, P., Radding, C., Bryant, C. (Eds.)

  • The study of borderlands has largely remained confined within the circles of various regional specializations - this book uniquely takes a global approach
  • Offers fresh insights for academic experts while remaining accessible
  • The focus on the modern period means key events in world history are assessed for their impact on borderlands, from the outbreak of World War I to the Industrial Revolution
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About this book

Covering two hundred years, this groundbreaking book brings together essays on borderlands by leading experts in the modern history of the Americas, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia to offer the first historical study of borderlands with a global reach.

About the authors

Timothy P. Barnard, National University of Singapore Jim Bjork, King's College London, UK Frank Bongiorno, Australian National University in Canberra Benjamin H. Johnson, University of Wisconsin, UK Lloyd Kramer, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA Lisa A. Lindsay, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA Oksana Mykhed, Harvard University, USA Roland Quinault, Institute of Historical Research, University of London, UK Daren Ray, The American University, Egypt Michael Rowe, King's College London, UK Matthew Salafia, North Dakota State University, USA Nina Vollenbröker, Bartlett School of Architecture, University College London, UK Jason M. Yaremko, University of Winnipeg, Canada

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  • Introduction: Borderlands in a Global Perspective

    Readman, Paul (et al.)

    Pages 1-23

  • Negotiating North America’ New National Borders

    Johnson, Benjamin H.

    Pages 27-45

  • ‘The Men Who Made Australia Federated Long Ago’: Australian Frontiers and Borderlands

    Bongiorno, Frank

    Pages 46-62

  • Environment, Territory, and Landscape Changes in Northern Mexico during the Era of Independence

    Radding, Cynthia

    Pages 65-82

  • ‘’We Are Comfortable Riding the Waves’ Landscape and the Formation of a Border State in Eighteenth-Century Island Southeast Asia

    Barnard, Timothy P.

    Pages 83-100

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Borderlands in World History, 1700-1914
Editors
  • P. Readman
  • C. Radding
  • C. Bryant
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-32058-2
DOI
10.1057/9781137320582
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-32057-5
Softcover ISBN
978-1-137-32056-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 345
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