Examples of Library of Congress subjects:
Opium trade - China
Opium trade - India
Convict labor - Australia - History
Penal colonies - Australia - History
Examples of keyword searches:
Ireland - India - Empire
Ireland and Britain and occupation
Brobst, Peter John. The official mind of the Great Game: Sir Olaf Caroe, Indian independence, and world power, 1939-1954. Ph.D. diss., The University of Texas at Austin, 1997.
Use the databases listed below to find peer-reviewed journal articles on your topic. Contact me if you have any questions.
Example of a peer-reviewed journal article:
Frankema, Ewout. 2010. "Raising revenue in the British empire, 1870-1940: how 'extractive' were colonial taxes?." Journal of Global History 5, no. 3: 447-477.
Use to link to the full text of an article or the interlibrary loan link to request the article from another library.
LC subject: Great Britain - Colonies - History - Sources
LC subjects: Jamaica and correspondence
LC subjects: Australia and diaries
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