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Britain, Europe and the world 1850-1986

delusions of grandeur
  • 184 Pages
  • 1.29 MB
  • English
Allen & Unwin , London
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 19th century., Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 20th cen
StatementBernard Porter.
LC ClassificationsDA560
The Physical Object
Pagination(xv,184)p. ;
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Open LibraryOL22349312M
ISBN 100049090402

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The Romans invaded Britain in AD After that, for years southern Britain was part of the Roman world. The last Roman soldiers left Britain in ADand then new people came in ships across the North Sea.

Historians call them Anglo-Saxons. The new settlers were a mixture of people from north Germany, Denmark and northern Holland.Causes of World War I 1. Growth of German power in Central Europe challenged Great Powers (France, Great Britain, Russia). 2. International competition among European powers for colonies and economic markets.


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