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List of countries that have gained independence from the United ...

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This is a list of countries and territories formerly ruled or administered by the United Kingdom or part of the British Empire, with their independence days.

How many countries were ruled by the British Empire? - Quora

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Technically there was more than one (see here - British Empire - for more ... What were the countries you mean, we haven't had an empire for sixty odd .... I had a mortgage, 30K in credit card debt, and not a penny to my name in the bank.

The British Empire in Victorian Times - The Victorian School

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The following lists most of the countries that were part of the British Empire. They may ... Countries of the British Empire during Victorian Times and later. Name.

What countries were part of the British Empire? | Reference.com

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Approximately 60 modern countries were formerly colonies of the British Empire. Notable modern countries among these include Australia, Canada, South Africa ...

BBC - KS3 Bitesize History - The British Empire through time ...

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An 'empire' is a group of countries ruled over by a single monarch or ruling power . An empire doesn't need an 'emperor'. The British Empire comprised Britain, ...

There Are Only 22 Countries in the World That the British Haven't ...

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Nov 8, 2012 ... He talks about each one in All the Countries We've Ever Invaded: And ... For example, he lists the countries based on their current geographic borders and names, ... Why is the British Empire considered to be a good thing?

British Empire: Entering and Exiting the Empire

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Dominions were fully independent countries after the 1931 Statute of Westminster, ... Name, Company, Colony, Protectorate, Dominion, Mandate, Independence.

The British Empire

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The British Empire: Its Colonies, Dominions and Mandates ... My name is Stephen Luscombe and I have been a teacher for many years. .... It really began to disintegrate into the two distinctive countries of England and France during the  ...

The British Empire in Africa

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There was also the lure of gold as the name given to a stretch of West Africa ..... the status of slaves in a clear if contradictory manner to the home country.

Historical Country Names - Nations Online Project

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Information about historical country names, former country name, non-current ... The Colony and Protectorate of Kenya was part of the British Empire in Africa.

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Historical Atlas of the British Empire

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... now independent; today's Commonwealth is composed of former and remaining territories of the British Empire and a few non former British Empire countries ...

What were the countries of the British Empire? | Reference.com

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The British Empire held Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Tonga, Fiji, Western Samoa, India, Burma, Papa New Guinea, Malaya, Sarawak, Brunei, Oman, Iraq, ...

How many countries did the British Empire rule? | Yahoo Answers

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Nov 9, 2011 ... I was doing a bit of research and it was quite amazing to see just how vast were the territories rules by the British Empire - nearly half of the ...