Turn on thread page Beta

Individuals of the British Empire - HELP?! watch

    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    6
    ReputationRep:
    Has anyone got any resources or notes on individuals responsible for:
    1) Territory Expansion
    2) Extension of Military/Political Control
    3) Growth of Trade and Wealth
    all related to the British Empire?
    I've been set a ridiculous task due tomorrow and I cannot find notes on these anywhere online and my college moodle page is useless
    Offline

    17
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by lottytibbs)
    Has anyone got any resources or notes on individuals responsible for:
    1) Territory Expansion
    2) Extension of Military/Political Control
    3) Growth of Trade and Wealth
    all related to the British Empire?
    I've been set a ridiculous task due tomorrow and I cannot find notes on these anywhere online and my college moodle page is useless
    If you're interested in the origins of English imperialism (I say English not British), I would recommend you look into the territorial pursuits of Elizabeth I. Before she died in 1603, the East India Company (the company that would exploit and control India) was established, alongside others such as the Muscovy company and Barbary company which dealt with the Baltics and North Africa. There had also been pursuits into America at this point..
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    6
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Djerun)
    If you're interested in the origins of English imperialism (I say English not British), I would recommend you look into the territorial pursuits of Elizabeth I. Before she died in 1603, the East India Company (the company that would exploit and control India) was established, alongside others such as the Muscovy company and Barbary company which dealt with the Baltics and North Africa. There had also been pursuits into America at this point..
    I'm aware of the East India Company, but my work is specifically on the details I listed, would you happen to know where I could research them?
 
 
 
Poll
How are you feeling about GCSE results day?

The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

Write a reply...
Reply
Hide
Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.