Tag Archive > Maya Jasanoff

Liberty’s Exiles

Buy book online

Buy book online Buy book online Buy book online

Liberty's Exiles: How the Loss of America Made the British Empire by Maya Jasanoff, book reviewWhen I came across Liberty’s Exiles: The Loss of America and the Remaking of the British Empire by Maya Jasanoff, I was attracted by the pretty cover and what sounded like an interesting subject matter. I didn’t really think any deeper about the choice of book than that. Despite my wide reading on history, particularly British, this was a subject I knew nothing about, and in a time period which has never really captured my interest – the eighteenth century. So this was a step into the unknown for me, and attempt to broaden my knowledge of world history.

Liberty’s Exiles is the story of those who had remained loyal to Britain and the crown during the American revolution of the 1770s.


Continue reading