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Louis, William Roger 1936-

Overview
Works: 134 works in 843 publications in 6 languages and 22,969 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings  Biography  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Contributor, Honoree, Author of introduction
Classifications: DA16, 909.0971241
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Most widely held works by William Roger Louis
The Oxford History of the British Empire by William Roger Louis( Book )

195 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 2,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oxford History of the British Empire is a major new assessment of the Empire in the light of recent scholarship and the progressive opening of historical records. It deals with the interaction of British and non-western societies from the Elizabethan era to the late twentieth century, aiming to provide a balanced treatment of the ruled as well as the rulers, and to take into account the significance of the Empire for the peoples of the British Isles. All five of the volumes in this series fully explore economic and social trends as well as political ones
The Oxford History of the Twentieth Century by Michael Howard( Book )

35 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"26 of the world's leading scholars survey the twentieth century's momentous events and look at what the future might bring."--Cover
Imperialism at bay : the United States and the decolonization of the British Empire, 1941-1945 by William Roger Louis( Book )

28 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Udenrigspolitik, Diplomati og konferencer
Britain and Germany in Africa: imperial rivalry and colonial rule by Prosser Gifford( Book )

15 editions published between 1967 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Churchill by Robert Blake( Book )

39 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays examine Churchill's family life, foreign policy, social reforms, economic ideas, views on Zionism, and relationship with the monarchy and fellow statesmen
The Transfer of power in Africa : decolonization, 1940-1960( Book )

12 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in English and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British Empire in the Middle East, 1945-1951 : Arab nationalism, the United States, and postwar imperialism by William Roger Louis( Book )

20 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

France and Britain in Africa: imperial rivalry and colonial rule by Prosser Gifford( Book )

11 editions published between 1971 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Decolonization and African independence : the transfers of power, 1960-1980( Book )

8 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great Britain and Germany's lost colonies, 1914-1919 by William Roger Louis( Book )

16 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The End of the Palestine Mandate by William Roger Louis( Book )

23 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruanda-Urundi, 1884-1919 by William Roger Louis( Book )

23 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in English and Dutch and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imperialism : the Robinson and Gallagher controversy by William Roger Louis( Book )

15 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in English and Spanish and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suez 1956 : the crisis and its consequences by William Roger Louis( Book )

21 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An analysis, based on newly available evidence, of the Suez crisis of 1956, its origins, and its consequences. The contributors, some of whom were active participants in the events, offer their personal assessments of the events and the personalities involved in the conflict
The "Special relationship" : Anglo-American relations since 1945 by William Roger Louis( Book )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British strategy in the Far East, 1919-1939 by William Roger Louis( Book )

10 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

På baggrund af nyligt åbnede britiske arkiver analyserer forfatteren Englands strategiske og udenrigspolitiske rolle i Østasien 1919 - 1939 frem til optakten på 2. Verdenskrig og Stillehavskrigen
Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific Islands since the First World War( Book )

9 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this volume, some of the most distinguished scholars of the Pacific region assess significant historical changes in Australia, New Zealand, and the adjacent islands from 1919 to 1970
The origins of the Second World War: A.J.P. Taylor and his critics by William Roger Louis( Book )

11 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amerikansk bog om årsagerne til Den 2. Verdenskrig 1939-1945. Historikeren Taylor, som også skrev om den første verdenskrig, havde sin egen mening på flere vigtige punkter: Hitler havde ingen krigsplanlægning for 1939, og krigsudbruddet var også de andre diplomaters skyld. Bogen indeholder artikler, på det nærmeste anmeldelser med kritik af Taylors opfattelse
Ends of British imperialism : the scramble for empire, Suez and decolonization : collected essays by William Roger Louis( Book )

14 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the British Empire from its late-nineteenth century flowering. This book traces the British Empire from the scramble for Africa through the Mandates system of 'sacred trust', the turbulent imperial history of the Second World War in Asia and finally to the the unstoppable mid-20th century rush to independence
Musaddiq, Iranian nationalism, and oil( Book )

13 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and Persian and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Lois, WM. Roger 1936-

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Louis, W. R. 1936-

Louis, W. R. (William Roger), 1936-

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Louis, Wm. R.

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William Roger Louis American historian

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The Oxford History of the Twentieth CenturyImperialism at bay : the United States and the decolonization of the British Empire, 1941-1945ChurchillThe Transfer of power in Africa : decolonization, 1940-1960The British Empire in the Middle East, 1945-1951 : Arab nationalism, the United States, and postwar imperialismSuez 1956 : the crisis and its consequencesThe "Special relationship" : Anglo-American relations since 1945Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific Islands since the First World War