goes back at least to the manufactured hysteria over the sinking of the battleship Maine in Havana harbor in 1898.
Similarly, the growing British preoccupation with religious revival and empire-building
produced a role for Elizabeth and her two most famous explorers, Drake and Raleigh, as emblems of a new, ecumenical national destiny (chap.
As the notions and pitfalls of empire-building
are occupying U.
Bush and his empire-building
colleagues would destroy hundreds of thousands of lives, both U.
If the council wants to play fair with its low paid staff - and with their taxpayers - let it put a stop to this constant bureaucratic empire-building
and release money to where it will do most good.
Beckett in The Aristocracy in England 1660-1914 (1986), Robert Berdahl in The Politics of the Prussian Nobility (1988), and Dominic Lieven himself in Russia's Rulers Under the Old Regime (1989) have reminded us how significant a role British, German, and Russian aristocrats continued to play during a century preoccupied with industrialization, urbanization, bureaucratization, and empire-building
in distant comers of the world.
Created by industry legend Sid Meier in 1991, Civilization instantly set the standard and defined a new genre of empire-building
The National Assembly's Presiding Officer and his Deputy were yesterday accused of empire-building
because they want to appoint a European adviser separate from the Assembly Government's own team of experts.
The attempt at empire-building
he pushed America towards in Iraq is clearly failing.
The traumatic events of September 11 certainly altered America's historical trajectory, but there's plenty of evidence that the war on Iraq and the empire-building
militarism that apparently will categorize this era of U.
TONY Blair's spin doctor Alastair Campbell is at the centre of a Whitehall row over empire-building
I think it was Benjamin Disraeli (loony Empire-building
Victorian British Prime Minister) who said every woman should be married - but no man.