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Did Britain make it?

Did Britain make it?

British design in context, 1946-86

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Published by Design Council in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Design, Industrial -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 168).

      Statementedited by Penny Sparke.
      ContributionsSparke, Penny., Design Council.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTS57 .D54 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination168 p. :
      Number of Pages168
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2340482M
      ISBN 100850721687
      LC Control Number86232988
      OCLC/WorldCa13667279

      And, yet, what the British did to India was decidedly worse. The Middle Colonies had medium-sized farms. Towards the end of the Bronze Age, many examples of very fine metalwork began to be deposited in rivers, presumably for ritual reasons and perhaps reflecting a progressive change in emphasis from the sky to the earth, as a rising population put increasing pressure on the land. The Qing court showed itself to be more flexible on this count than the British.

      In some or so years, through a series of conquests and some clever politicking, the company created a rival empire on the subcontinent among the already warring ones such as the Maratha, Mughal, and Awadh regimes. Ultimately, the genetics have not yet revealed anything new. As the British started learning the reality of conditions in the empire, however, it became apparent that it was weaker than imagined and there were serious divisions within its society. Inforty-one Puritans who called themselves Pilgrims sailed for the new world.

      The 'sterling area', which included the empire, Commonwealth the main exception was Canada and some other countries, accounted for half of the world's trade in the early post-war years. Colonists hated the Navigation Acts because they believed they would be more prosperous and rich if they could trade on their own behalf. Meanwhile the British economy staggered from crisis to crisis and the burden became unsustainable. Anyway Anglo-Saxons and Saxonified Britons spread into England, by a combination of military conquest and cultural assimilation. The laws in Great Britain put people in prison for debt.


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