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Expansion vs. Isolation

“Outline Map Showing the Territory of Greater America” from Frank Leslie’s Popular Monthly, page 7, November 1898, Vol XLVII, No 1 (also in also Marshall Everett, ed., Exciting Experiences in Our Wars with Spain and the Filipinos, Chicago: Book Publishers … Continue reading

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Representations of British Imperial Expansion

The other day, we had a look at some images of Uncle Sam’s rapid, rather unsightly, growth. Today’s post features images of British imperial expansion through large char(ic)atures (yes, that was deliberate): But never fear, the US and UK can also … Continue reading

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