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European Imperialism and the Intensification of the Colonial Indian Slave Trade, ca. 1700–1710

Robbie Ethridge

in From Chicaza to Chickasaw: The European Invasion and the Transformation of the Mississippian World, 1540-1715

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807834350
eISBN:
9781469603742
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807899335_ethridge.11
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This chapter focuses on the frontier imperial strategy. None of the imperial powers had enough settlers or military personnel at their beachheads of empire to oversee the vast territories they each ... More


Hong Kong in an Imperial Defence System, 1861–1883

Kwong Chi Man and Tsoi Yiu Lun

in Eastern Fortress: A Military History of Hong Kong, 1840-1970

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9789888208708
eISBN:
9789888313457
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888208708.003.0003
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter discusses the early British planning to rearm Hong Kong from the 1860s to 1880s. During this period, many plans were put forward because of the changing international situation but ... More


Hong Kong Defence During the Age of Empires, 1883–1919

Kwong Chi Man and Tsoi Yiu Lun

in Eastern Fortress: A Military History of Hong Kong, 1840-1970

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9789888208708
eISBN:
9789888313457
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888208708.003.0004
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter deals with the transformation of the British planners’ preoccupation from coastal to landward defence between 1880s and 1919. It begins with the discussion of the garrison and the ... More


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