Anglicanism and the British Empire, c.1700-1850 by Rowan Strong PDF

By Rowan Strong

among 1700 and 1850 the Church of britain was once the one of the strongest and influential spiritual, social, and political forces in Britain. This was once additionally a momentous time for the British Empire, in which it built after which misplaced the North American colonies, prolonged into India, and settled the colonies of Australia and New Zealand. Public knowing of this increasing empire used to be influentially created and promulgated by way of the Church of britain as a
consequence of its missionary engagement with those colonies, and its position in supplying church buildings for British settlers. Rowan powerful examines how that Anglican Christian realizing of the British Empire formed the identities either one of the folk dwelling in British colonies in North the US, Bengal, Australia,
and New Zealand in this interval - together with colonists, indigenous peoples, and Negro slaves - and of the English in Britain.

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