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Articles by Patrick O'Brien
The Myth of Anglophone Succession
NLR 24, November-December 2003, pp. 113-134in
Subjects: Britain , United States , International Relations
How far are the systems of British and American international power historically comparable? Can the imperium presided over by Clinton and Blair be regarded as essentially a sequel to the Victorian order guided by Palmerston or Salisbury, or does it represent something quite new—the first true hegemony in history?Read this article or download a PDF file
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