Web Results

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

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_that_have_gained_independence_from_the_United_Kingdom

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. ... 9 Countries which did not vote to te...

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

www.quora.com/How-many-countries-were-ruled-by-the-British-Empire

What were the countries you mean, we haven't had an empire for sixty odd years now. ... All part of the British Empire at some point in their history, though not ...

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

answers.yahoo.com/question/?qid=20111109061401AAypyOz

Nov 9, 2011 ... At the height of its power, the British Empire covered over 33,7 million ... The following countries were parts of the Empire at different times as ...

Countries of the British Empire Quiz - Sporcle

www.sporcle.com/games/zeppelinoid/countries_of_the_british_empire

Can you name the modern countries that were part of the British Empire?

The British Empire

www.britishempire.co.uk/

At its peak, the British Empire was the largest formal empire that the world had ... temporarily as part of a job or a contract compared to those who were trying to .... It really began to disintegrate into the two distinctive countries of England and ...

British Empire | historical state, United Kingdom | Britannica.com

www.britannica.com/place/British-Empire

Mar 20, 2015 ... By 1670 there were British American colonies in New England, Virginia, ... for Britain two of the most important parts of its empire—Canada and India. .... as independent countries “within the British Empire, equal in status” to ...

British Empire - New World Encyclopedia

www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/British_Empire

The British Empire in 1897, marked in pink, the traditional color for Imperial British ... Many British thought their ascendancy providential, part of the divine plan. .... The loss of the Thirteen Colonies showed that colonies were not necessarily ... stimulating reciprocal action by other countries during the middle quarters of the ...

British Empire Facts for Kids | KidzSearch.com

www.kidzsearch.com/wiki/British_Empire

Nov 4, 2014 ... A map of the countries which were once part of the British Empire ... 458 million people were brought under the control of the British Empire.

British have invaded nine out of ten countries - so look out ...

www.telegraph.co.uk/history/9653497/British-have-invaded-nine-out-of-ten-countries-so-look-out-Luxembourg.html

Nov 4, 2012 ... The remainder have been included because the British were found to ... So, many countries which once formed part of the Spanish empire and ...

Why we ruled the world | Niall Ferguson | Journalism

www.niallferguson.com/journalism/history/why-we-ruled-the-world

Jan 5, 2003 ... The British Empire covered 25 per cent of the globe and, as the world's ... Persia and a handful of Central American countries were still on silver. ... By the time Churchill died in 1965 all its most important parts had gone. Why?

More Info

Historical Atlas of the British Empire

www.atlasofbritempire.com

Home · BRITISH ISLES & EUROPE · AGE OF EXPLORATION · EARLY EMPIRE · Height of Empire · Dominions · COMMONWEALTH OF NATIONS · The Future ...

The British Empire in Victorian Times - The Victorian School

www.victorianschool.co.uk

There are many reasons why these colonies were established, but one of the ... The following lists most of the countries that were part of the British Empire.

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

www.bbc.co.uk

A key stage 3 history revision resource for the British Empire through time. ... In 1920‒1921 it was divided into Northern Ireland, which was part of the UK, and ... New Zealand and South Africa were completely independent countries, "freely ...