Lords of All the World: Ideologies of Empire in Spain, Britain, and France, c. 1500-c. 1800

@article{Borah1997LordsOA,
  title={Lords of All the World: Ideologies of Empire in Spain, Britain, and France, c. 1500-c. 1800},
  author={Woodrow Borah},
  journal={Americas},
  year={1997},
  volume={77},
  pages={80-81}
}
  • W. Borah
  • Published 1 February 1997
  • History
  • Americas
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