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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/British_Empire

The British Empire comprised the dominions, colonies, protectorates, mandates and other territories ruled or administered by the United Kingdom and its predecessor states. It originated with the overseas possessions and trading posts established by England between the late 16th and early 18th centuries. At its height, it ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canada_under_British_rule

fu Canada first came under British rule with the [[Treaty of Paris which ceded New France, of which Canada was a part, to the British Empire. Gradually, other territories, colonies, and provinces that were part of British North America would be added to Canada. The Royal Proclamation of 1763 enlarged the colony of Canada ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/British_Hong_Kong

British Hong Kong was the period during which Hong Kong was under British Crown rule from 1841 to 1997 It was established as a Crown colony and later designated a British Dependent Territory in 1981. Hong Kong Island was ceded to the United Kingdom by the Qing dynasty of China after the First Opium War ...

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The Colonies Under British Rule. In the 1600s and 1700s, Europeans came to. North America looking for religious freedom, economic opportunities, and political liberty. They created 13 colonies on the East Coast of the continent. Later , when the colonists won independence, these colonies became the 13 original states.

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Mississippi Under British Rule - British West Florida. By Robert V. Haynes. The year 1763 was a glorious one for the proud British Empire. England finally had triumphed over France after fighting to a standstill for almost a century, from 1689 to 1763. As a result of the Treaty of Paris of 1763, following the French and Indian  ...

www.quora.com/What-countries-are-still-under-British-rule

Ah, yes, the sun never sets on the British Empire. Still the case, in fact: Sunset on the British Empire. But in practise, the countries still under direct British rule are basically none. Britain doesn't directly rule over all the British Isles, even discounting the obvious Ireland, since the Isle of Man is actually a Crown Possession, ...

www.quora.com/Is-Australia-still-under-British-rule

A monarch can be monarch of more than one state. In some historical cases, that has been the only legal or constitutional connection between them, as in when...

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Canada's early history was dominated by the French, who established the thriving New France colony after founding permanent settlements in the mid- sixteenth century. However, the presence of the British in North America was a constant; while Britain's colonial interests in North America were initially concentrated in what ...

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The British East India Company and Events of 1857–1858. The British East India Company was one of the European trading companies who were attracted to India for the lucrative trade in spices, textiles, and other resources. Competing companies included the French, Portuguese, and Dutch. First founded in 1600, the ...